Wei Wen is our co-founder and has been serving as the chairman of our board of directors and our chief executive officer since our inception. Mr. Wen oversees our overall strategies and business operations. Prior to founding TuanChe, Mr. Wen had over ten years of entrepreneurial experience in the information technology and automotive industries. He founded Bright Sunshine Technology Co., Ltd., a communication services provider which established one of the earliest Chinese ride-hailing platforms, in 2000; Beijing Puhua Hengxin Consulting Co., Ltd., an enterprise training company, in 2002; Beijing Yiyang Online Internet Service Center, a communication services provider, in 2003; and Beijing Guoyuan Innovative Technology Co., Ltd., an electronic device company, in 2006. Before he started his own companies, Mr. Wen was a channel manager of Mitsubishi Electric Shanghai. Mr. Wen received a bachelor’s degree in industrial foreign trade from Beijing Jiaotong University.
Jianchen Sun has been serving as our director since 2010 and is our co-founder and president. Prior to joining us, Mr. Sun held multiple positions including regional manager, channel manager, general manager of communication division and deputy general manager, in Changzhou Huaxin Electric Appliance Research Institute, Yiyang Group, Changzhou Boyun Communication Technology Co., Ltd., and Beijing Guoyuan Innovative Technology Co., Ltd., respectively. Mr. Sun received a bachelor’s degree in international economics and trade from Renmin University of China.
Chief Financial Officer
Simon Li has been serving as our chief financial officer since June 2023. Prior to joining us, Mr. Li served as a partner at Hongmenge (Beijing) Private Equity Management Co., Ltd. from June 2020 to May 2023, leading its financing and investment portfolio management business lines. Prior to that, Mr. Li was the general manager of the capital market department of Chang’An NIO New Energy Automotive Technology Co., Ltd (now AVATR Technology (Chongqing) Co. Ltd.), a joint venture formed by Chang’An Auto and NIO. Mr. Li, as one of the founding partners, served as a managing director and the head of fund risk control at Ether Capital from April 2014 to August 2019. Mr. Li was an investment manager at Digital China from April 2012 to March 2014, and an associate manager in the transactions and restructuring department of KPMG Advisory (China) Limited from September 2009 to April 2012. Mr. Li received a bachelor’s degree in international economics and trade from Beijing University of Commerce and Industry in 2007 and a degree of master of science in the field of quantitative and applied statistics from the University of Pennsylvania. Mr. Li is currently pursuing an executive master’s degree of business administration in Tsinghua University.