Eric Xiandong Jing has been our director since September 2016. He has served as chairman of Ant Group since April 2018.
Eric previously served as chief executive officer of Ant Group from October 2016 to December 2019, and resumed the role in March 2021. Previously, he served as president of Ant Group from June 2015 to October 2016, and chief operating officer of Ant Group from October 2014 to June 2015. Prior to that, he served as Alipay’s chief financial officer. Before joining Alipay in September 2009, he was senior corporate finance director and corporate finance vice president of Alibaba.com from 2007 to 2009.
Previously, Eric was the chief financial officer of Guangzhou Pepsi Cola Beverage Co. from 2004 to 2006. He also held management positions in several Coca-Cola bottling companies across China.
Currently, Eric also serves as a director of Hundsun Technologies, a company listed on the Shanghai Stock Exchange.
Eric received an MBA degree from the Carlson School of Management at the University of Minnesota and a bachelor’s degree in economics from Shanghai Jiao Tong University.