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Johnny S. Kong
Johnny S. Kong
Managing Director and Chief Executive Officer
Johnny co-founded Welkin in 2009 and has since served as Chief Executive Officer.

Johnny has invested in more than 15 companies, including 5 publicly-listed companies. He is currently a director of Aidi Education (acquired), Huy Vietnam, Technology and Pengyuan Credit Service. His previous board and investment experience includes Guitaitai (NEEQ: 834352), Precise Packaging (ChiNext: 300442) and Juneyao Airlines (SSE: 603885).

Prior to Welkin, Johnny served as executive director of his family's private investment office where he led direct investments in China. Before that, he worked in the Sponsors and Mergers & Acquisitions groups of Goldman, Sachs & Co. He received a BA in finance and systems science from the Jerome Fisher Program in Management and Technology at the Wharton School and School of Engineering of the University of Pennsylvania.

Johnny is a Hong Kong delegate of the Shanghai Committee of the Chinese People's Political Consultative Conference and All-China Youth Federation. He co-founded the Centum Charitas Foundation.