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Guang Yang

Guang Yang, Executive Chairman

Guang Yang has been the Executive Chairman of our Board since November 2018 and is the President and Chief Executive Officer of BrightSphere. Previously, Mr. Yang was the Managing Partner of H Plus Capital, a private market investment management firm, which he formed in August 2018. Mr. Yang is the Founder and Chairman of Finergy Capital, a Beijing-based private equity fund, since October 2010. Mr. Yang served as the President of HNA Capital US from January 2016 through December 2017 and President of HNA Group Americas from January 2018 through August, 2018. Mr. Yang is also a former CEO of Finergy Capital. Mr. Yang previously spent 15 years as an Executive Vice President, Senior Portfolio Manager and Research Analyst at Franklin Templeton Investments Global Equities. He also served as the Chairman for Franklin Templeton China. Prior to joining Franklin Templeton Investments, he worked as a Research Scientist at Harvard Medical School and at Massachusetts General Hospital. Mr. Yang holds a B.S. from the University of Science and Technology of China, a Ph.D. in Neuroscience from Australian National University and an MBA from Harvard Business School. Mr. Yang is also a Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA) charterholder.