- LLM, University of California, Berkeley, School of Law
- LLB, Jinan University
Yang has senior managerial experience in the high-end manufacture of electric vehicles and in general aviation. He founded the first strategic joint venture between Chongqing’s provincial government and listed automakers to launch an ecosystem for the electric vehicle industry, providing investment, financial leasing, infrastructure, and big data commercialization. At NEVID, he closed financial leasing transactions valued at over US $200 million and led the company to invest China’s largest listed power-station builder to install 50,000 charging stations and realize big data application. Previously, Yang was general counsel at a state-owned general aviation enterprise, where he led the partnership with a renowned Swiss aircraft manufacturer. Earlier, he was an investment and legal professional at Softbank China, Clifford Chance and Paul Hastings.