Board of Directors
Chairman of Audit Committee
Mr. Yaish is the President of ERS Associates, Ltd., and has been providing business and financial advisory services to publicly traded and privately held companies since January 2006. From August 2002 to November 2005, Mr. Yaish was the Chief Financial Officer, Vice President of Finance and Assistant Secretary of Manchester Technologies, Inc. From February 2000 to July 2002, Mr. Yaish was the Assistant Vice President of Finance at Comverse Technology, Inc. From June 1996 to February 2000, Mr. Yaish was the Vice President of Finance and Controller of Trans-Resources, Inc. Mr. Yaish was a senior accountant at Deloitte & Touche LLP from September 1992 to May 1996. Mr. Yaish graduated from The Yeshiva University, Sy Syms School of Business, with a B.S. in accounting in 1992. Mr. Yaish is a licensed CPA in New York and a member of the AICPA and NYSSCPA.
Chairman of Nominating Committee and Member of Audit and Compensation Committees
Mr. Qu is the Deputy Director General of the Coalfield Geological Bureau of Heilongjiang Province, a position that he has held since November 1999. Mr. Qu is a 1977 graduate of Heilongjiang School of Mining with a Master’s degree in Mining Sciences.
Chairman of Compensation Committee and Member of Audit and Nominating Committees
Mr. Liu is the President of both the Heilongjiang Province Railway Association and the Harbin Railway Commission Science & Technology Association, positions he has held since December 2002. From June 1977 to December 2002, Mr. Liu was the Director of the Heilongjiang Province Economic Commission. Mr. Liu is a graduate of Jilin University with a B.S. degree in Automotive Sciences.