David Xu - The CFO Centre

David Xu In 60 Seconds...

Over 20-year public and private corporate experience as a finance and business partner in Clean Energy, EV, Financial Services,Software, and Technology sectors. Successfully led US public listings, financial system upgrades, debt and equity financing, growth initiatives, cost reduction and business turnaround.

Specialist Skills

Financial System Implementation

Improve financial systems through financial software installation and upgrades

Growth and Change Leader

Drive growth through re-organization, M&A and process improvement

Profit Improvement

Instrumental on cost reduction and business turnaround

US Public Listing

Lead public listings through IPO on NASDAQ, SPAC and OTC

Broad International Expertise

Sector exposures in Clean Energy, EV, Insurance, Semiconductor and Data Center in US and China

Track Record Highlights

  • Led SGOCO Group’s NASDAQ listing via SPAC, completed cross-border land and factory sale for $85 million, restated public listing status after half a year trading halt
  • Secured $500 million syndicated loan in 3 months, completed USUM Group’s acquisition of HK listed Chiho-Tiande for $580 million
  • Bridged Zurich Canada Finance and IT through system data integration and financial reporting consolidation, improved timely and accurate number quality, reduced monthly reporting cycle from 30 to 12 days
  • Approved GE Capital lease product pricing, devised growth strategies incl. portfolio purchase and securitization, turned business from $10 million loss to profitability in less than one year
  • Conducted GE Financial Assurance product quarterly reviews, developed metrics and risk mitigation plans, re-engineered sales process using Six Sigma tools, which resulted in 100% increase in annual sales

Sector Experience

  • Insurance: General Insurance, Membership, Credit Insurance
  • Mining Resources Energy: Clean Energy incl. Hydro, Gas, Solar Power Technologies, Equipment
  • Technology Media Telecoms: Extensive Experience with Chinese Hi-Tech Companies incl. SaaS, Data Center, EV, Semiconductor

What's next?

If you would like us to help you scale faster, increase cash, profit and valuation and build the business which enables you to live the life you choose, please get in touch below...

What do you want your business to do for you?

  • Select multiple options
  • Select multiple options
countryCode: US