Samuel Yen is the former Vice President of finance at Alibaba Group. His work focused on financial reporting, technical accounting, internal audit, employee share-based compensation plans, investment, mergers and acquisitions and participated in all landmark capital transaction deals up to mid-2016. He also served as financial controller and company secretary of Dynasty Fine Wines Group Limited, successfully helped the company to be listed on the Hong Kong Stock Exchange. Prior to that Mr. Yen served in various positions at PricewaterhouseCoopers and Arthur Andersen & Co. in Hong Kong and Shanghai, lastly as a senior manager, helping numerous hi-tech companies raising funds on major stock exchanges in the world.
Mr. Yen received a bachelor’s degree in commerce from the University of Toronto and is a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants, the Hong Kong Institute of Certified Public Accountants, the Institute of Certified Management Accountants and the CFA Institute.