Mr. Haitao ZHANG leads project acquisitions, operations, and corporate growth. Before joining Clean Focus, Haitao was China partner at Formation 8, a cross-border venture-capital firm based in Silicon Valley.
Previously, Haitao was Vice President of Golden Concord Holding Ltd. (GCL), a Chinese holding company in the renewable energy industry, including a subsidiary (GCL-POLY) listed on the Hong Kong Stock Exchange (HKSE:3800). Haitao led overall business development within GCL, including oversight of nine strategic business units, two rep offices, and the Strategy and Investment departments of both GCL and GCL-POLY. He joined GCL in its very early stage and helped lead the group for nine years, during which time he successfully invested in more than 30 energy projects in China, including cogeneration, base-load, biomass, hydro, waste, wind, solar, poly-silicon, and silicon wafers.
Haitao earned a MS Management (Sloan Fellow) from the Stanford Graduate School of Business, and he received a BS in Accounting from Lanzhou University of Technology and a Master of Engineering from Dalian Maritime University.