Chief Executive Officer, Chief Operating Officer and Chairman of the Board
Mr. Deng is the founder of NYM and has served as Chief Executive Officer, Chief Operating Officer and Director of NYM for over 20 years since he started the business in 1995. From 1995 to the present, Mr. Deng has been the sole director of NYM, responsible for the strategy, operation, and financial planning of NYM. Under his leadership, NYM has developed into a well-recognized Chinese supermarket chain in north eastern U.S. Mr. Deng is the husband of Mrs. Lilly Deng, who is a member of NYM board of directors effective upon consummation of the Business Combination. Apart from his business activities, Mr. Deng serves as the president of United States Chinese Chamber of Commerce and Co-Chair of New York State Republican Party’s Finance Committee.
Chief Financial Officer Eddie Chang was appointed as the Chief Financial Officer (“CFO”) of iFresh Inc. (the "Company") from October 25, 2021. Mr. Chang has previously served as the Company’s CFO from January 2020 to March 2020, during which he managed the Company’s quarterly financial statement preparation and played a key role in the Company’s acquisitions and capital markets transactions. He had served as the Chief Executive Officer of Mr. Onion International Co., Ltd (TPEx: 2740) from September 2016 to June 2018 where he led the company’s listing on the Taipei Exchange and the sale of Simmer Huang to Yum China. From February 2012 to July 2016, he was the Chief Executive Officer and Chief Financial Officer of La Kaffa International Co. (TPEx: 2732) where he led the company’s preparation of listing on the Taipei Exchange. From September 2006 to December 2011, Mr. Chang was the Chief Executive Officer and Chief Financial Officer of Deltamac (Taiwan) Co. (TPEx: 6144), a major media and entertainment company in Taiwan, where he had implemented and reviewed the company’s internal control policies, and led and completed the company’s listing on the Taipei Exchange. From September 2006 to December 2011, Mr. Chang was also the Chief Executive Officer of CMC Magnetics (TWSE: 2323), one of the world’s largest manufacturers of optical discs, where he managed company-wide operations and led the company’s listing on the Taiwan Stock Exchange. From 1990 to 1993, Mr. Chang was a regional general manager at KFC China where he was responsible for the management of all stores in Zhejiang and Jiangsu Province in China. From 1985 to 1990, Mr. Chang was an operations manager at McDonald’s in Taiwan. Mr. Chang obtained a Bachelor of Science in Economics from University of Chicago in October 1987.