About Us > Core Team
Chenxi ZHAI(CFA, PHD) Chairwoman
Chenxi is the Vice President of Tianfeng Securities Co., Ltd. (SSEx code: 601162), and a member of the company’s Executive Committee. She is the Chairwoman of the board Tianfeng International Group (TFI) and Co-president of Hengtou Securities (HKEx code 01476). Since joining Tianfeng in 2014, Chenxi has been instrumental in successfully building the firm's core business competencies in FICC, Research and ABS, from scratch to being one of the top 10 in the industry. Her trading team also won the Best Institutional Trader, the Best Brokerage, the Best Progress in Bond Business awarded by the prominent institutions in China. Under her direct leadership, Tianfeng, recognized as the fastest growing securities company in the country, has successfully expanded to Hong Kong and is strategically positioned to grow internationally. As an accomplished leader in the industry, Chenxi is a member of the following prestigious organizations: • Securities Association of China • Council of the China Wealth Management 50 Forum • China Finance 40 Forum-Youth Economist Chenxi's expertise has positioned her to be one of the most trusted advisors in product innovation, market education, regulatory reform and market infrastructure in China. She has been honored by many national institutions: • Distinguished Market Expert by National Interbank Funding Center • Bond Valuation Expert by Shanghai Clearing House • Distinguished Training Instructor by of the National Association of Financial Market Institution and China Financial Futures Exchange Prior to joining Tianfeng in 2014, Chenxi was the director at China Development bank, responsible for the bank's trading business.
Mr. Xiaoning MENG Chief Executive
Mr. Xiaoning Meng is the Chief Executive of TF International Securities Group Ltd. His career in financial services spans over twelve years. Before joining TFI Securities, he was Portfolio Manager at CSOP, one of the largest Chinese asset managers in Hong Kong. Prior to CSOP, he worked as Senior Dealer at the Bank of China (Hong Kong). Mr. Meng has extensive experience in various financial industries, covering bank, mutual fund, and securities firm. His focus includes RMB internationalization, China’s capital market opening up and global fixed income investment. He managed BOCHK’s banking book over USD 25bn, and led team to set up direct investment account at China interbank bond market. He had experience in developing and managing RQFII ETFs and fixed income mutual funds. One of the funds he managed achieved 5 stars Morning Star rating in 2015. He received the Best Lecturer Award from the China fixed income society in 2016 and was awarded the National Excellent Supervisor and Dealer by CFETS during 2012 and 2014, which makes him the first and the only person received such awards from oversea institutions Mr. Meng is a member of the Treasury Markets Association (TMA) in Hong Kong. He obtained a Bachelor Degree in Automation Engineering from Tsinghua University and a Master Degree in Robotics and Artificial Intelligence from the Chinese University of Hong Kong.
Kuo Ming Chi Research Team
Ming-Chi Kuo, who has been called "the best Apple analyst on the planet" by many media in different countries, has rich experience in analysis of consumer electronics downstream and key component industry trends, and offers global supply chain investment portfolio suggestions.
Purdy Ho Research Team
As an early participant in artificial intelligence, Purdy obtained her Bachelor and Master’s degrees from Massachusetts Institute of Technology in 2001 and completed her master thesis in machine learning under the supervision of Prof. Tomaso Poggio at the MIT Artificial Intelligence Lab.Purdy started her early career at Hewlett Packard Research Labs where she extended her research from academics into the industry. During her tenure at HP Labs, she obtained two patents in pattern recognition related area and owned publications at various world renowned academic conferences and journals, including NIPS, ECCV... Image Understanding, etc. After obtaining an MBA from Sloan in 2008, Purdy joined Nomura Securities Equity Research and worked in both New York and Hong Kong. Purdy is currently the Chief Analyst of the Overseas Research Team at TF Securities in Shanghai, focusing on the latest technological advancement in the US, particularly in artificial intelligence and autonomous driving. Names that she covers included Google, Amazon, Microsoft, Apple, Nvidia, AMD, Mobileye, etc. In 2017, Purdy claimed second in the New Fortune Best Analyst Award’s Overseas Coverage category.
Cowrie Su Sales Team
Cowrie has almost ten years working experience in financial industry and listed companies. She was equity sales in China Merchants Securities HK, Corporate Access in CICC HK, Operation and Customer Service Department Senior Manager of One Smart Education Group. Familiar with HK/China equities business and industry operations. Cowrie has Bachelor degree of Nantong University, and Post Graduate Diploma of Les Roches International School of Hotel Management.
River Ho Institutional Sales Trading
River is an executive director in TFI Securities. He has a Master Degree of Shanghai University of Finance & Economics and extensive experiences in trading. He is responsible for building an institutional trading team and developing HK-Taiwan market. He was sales trader in GF Securities, execution trader in Yuanta, Barclays & Citics. He is experienced in High-Touch trading for institutional clients.
Jewel Ye Asset Management Team
Executive director. Bachelor Degree of University of Science and Technology of China and Master degree of Philosophy from City University of Hong Kong. She has 10 years of experience in the financial industry. She worked as a trader and fixed income analyst in CSOP Asset Management. She has extensive trading experience in domestic and overseas stocks, futures and fixed income markets. She also has rich management experience in fund and special product investment and post-investment operations.
Ryan Zhou Asset Management Team
Ryan is a VP in Wealth Management department and he has a Bachelor degree of Economics from Peking University and Master degree of Finance from the University of Hong Kong. He has 8 years of experience in insurance and other financial industry. Before joining in TFI, he worked in Taikang Insurance Group for oversea investments, IPO and high net worth client business strategy. He is proficient in the design, development and trading of oversea investment products and has professional experience in client and channel development of wealth management business.