Mr. Michael Yu is the Founder & serves as Chairman at New Oriental Education & Technology Group. Mr. Yu is the Founding Partner and serves as Chairman at EDU Fund. He is also the Founding Partner of Starwin Capital. He was also our chief executive officer from 2001 to September 2016. In addition to his roles in our company, Mr. Yu also serves as vice chairman of the Beijing Young Entrepreneurs Association and vice chairman of the Committee of Education of the Central Committee of the China Democratic League. Prior to founding our first school in 1993, Mr. Yu was an English instructor at Peking University from 1985 to 1991. Mr. Yu received his bachelor's degree in English from Peking University.