Zane Wang, Ph.D.
Chairman & CEOChina Rapid Finance
Dr. Zhengyu (Zane) Wang founded China Rapid Finance Limited and holds the positions of chairman and chief executive officer. Dr. Wang also advised the PBOC on the creation of the National Credit Bureau from 2003 to 2005. Before founding China Rapid Finance, Dr. Wang was the Head of Analytics at Sears Credit, the world’s largest retail credit portfolio, from 1995 to 2000, where he oversaw the creation of a credit data warehouse, developed credit scoring models using credit bureau data, and implemented analytically driven consumer credit borrower acquisitions and portfolio management strategies. Dr. Wang received his Ph.D. in Statistics from the University of Illinois, and his master of science degree from the University of Illinois at Chicago.