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IQIYI, INC. filed this Form 424B4 on 03/29/2018
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Directors and Executive Officers

The following table sets forth information regarding our directors and executive officers as of the date of this prospectus.


Directors and Executive Officers



Robin Yanhong Li

     49      Chairman of the Board

Qi Lu

     56      Director

Yu Gong

     49      Chief Executive Officer and Director

Herman Yu

     47      Director

Lu Wang

     52      Director

Chuan Wang

     48      Director

Sam Hanhui Sun

     45      Independent Director

Xiaodong Wang

     43      Chief Financial Officer

Xiaohui Wang

     49      Chief Content Officer

Xing Tang

     42      Chief Technology Officer**

Wenfeng Liu

     40      Chief Technology Officer Appointee**

Xiangjun Wang

     40      Chief Marketing Officer

Xianghua Yang

     41      Senior Vice President

Youqiao Duan

     48      Senior Vice President


** We and Dr. Tang have mutually agreed not to renew his employment agreement with us when it expires on April 6, 2018. We have appointed Mr. Wenfeng Liu as our new chief technology officer, effective on April 6, 2018. Dr. Tang will continue to serve as an advisor to assist with the management transition until May 25, 2018.

Robin Yanhong Li has served as the chairman of our board of directors since 2009. Mr. Li is the co-founder, chairman and chief executive officer of Baidu. Prior to founding Baidu, Mr. Li worked as an engineer for Infoseek, a pioneer in the internet search engine industry, from 1997 to 1999. Mr. Li currently serves on the boards of New Oriental Education & Technology Group Inc. (NYSE: EDU) and International, Ltd. (Nasdaq: CTRP). Mr. Li received a bachelor’s degree in information science from Peking University in China and a master’s degree in computer science from the State University of New York at Buffalo.

Qi Lu has served as our director since 2017. Dr. Lu is the chief operating officer of Baidu. Prior to joining Baidu in January 2017, Dr. Lu served as Microsoft’s global executive vice president and led the Applications and Services Group, a role he served from 2013. Between 2009 and 2013, Dr. Lu served as the president of Microsoft’s Online Services Division. Dr. Lu joined Yahoo! in 1998, later becoming senior vice president in charge of search and advertising technologies and, subsequently, executive vice president in 2007. Dr. Lu holds both bachelor’s and master’s degrees in computer science from Fudan University in Shanghai and a Ph.D. in computer science from Carnegie Mellon University.

Yu Gong is the founder, chief executive officer and director of our company, and oversees our overall strategy and business operations. Prior to founding iQIYI, Dr. Gong was the president and chief operating officer of, a top mobile internet services solution provider in China. Prior to that, Dr. Gong served in the roles of vice president, senior vice president, and chief operating officer at, a Nasdaq-listed company, from 2003 to 2008. From 1999 to 2003, Dr. Gong was the founder and chief executive officer of, the then largest real estate search website in China, which was sold to (Nasdaq: SOHU) Dr. Gong received a bachelor’s degree, a master’s degree and a doctorate degree in automation control from Tsinghua University.