Management

Leaf Hua Li

Founder, Chairman & CEO

Mr. Leaf Hua Li is Futu’s founder and has served as the chairman of the board of directors and chief executive officer since the Company’s inception. Mr. Li has rich experience and expertise in the technology and internet sectors in China. Before founding Futu, Mr. Li had served in several senior management roles at Tencent, including the head of Tencent’s multi-media business and its innovation center. Mr. Li joined Tencent in 2000 and was the 18th founding employee of Tencent. He was an early and key research and development participant of Tencent QQ. Mr. Li was also the founder of Tencent Video and led the product design and development of Tencent Video. Mr. Li invented 23 international and domestic patents while working at Tencent. In 2008, Mr. Li was presented the “Innovative Talent Award” by the municipal government of Shenzhen, Guangdong. Mr. Li received his bachelor’s degree in computer science and technology from Hunan University in 2000.

Member of the Audit Committee
Member of the Compensation Committee
Chair of the Nominating and Corporate Governance Committee

Ppchen Weihua Chen

Chief Technology Officer

Mr. Ppchen Weihua Chen has served as Futu’s chief technology officer since July 2015. Prior to joining the Company, Mr. Chen was a senior technology expert at Tencent, where he served as the head of Tencent QQ’s back-end services from 2003 to 2013 and was in charge of the security, maintenance and big data areas of Tencent’s Weixin from 2013 to 2015. Mr. Chen invented 34 international and domestic patents while working at Tencent. Mr. Chen received his bachelor’s degree in science from Shenyang University of Technology in 2001.

Arthur Yu Chen

Chief Financial Officer

Mr. Arthur Yu Chen has served as Futu’s chief financial officer since September 2017. Prior to joining the Company, Mr. Chen served as a director at Citigroup Global Markets Asia Limited from 2009 to 2016 in its equity business. Mr. Chen also served as a vice president at China International Capital Corporation from 2005 to 2009. Mr. Chen received his bachelor’s degree in economics from Shanghai University of Finance & Economics in 1998 and his master’s degree in business administration from China Europe International Business School in 2005.

Robin Li Xu

Vice President

Mr. Robin Li Xu has served as Futu’s vice president in charge of products and growth since August 2013. Mr. Xu has more than ten years of experience in the internet industry. Prior to joining the Company, Mr. Xu was a senior product manager at Tenpay, a leading online payment platform in China owned by Tencent, from 2006 to 2013 and was responsible for online payment product development and operations. Mr. Xu received his bachelor’s degree in science from Heilongjiang University in 2006.