Dr. Daxi Li is Chairman of the Chinese Association for Science and Business (CASB), Chairman of CASB Venture LLC and a director of the board of US Oriental Bank. He also serves as director of several public companies. Dr. Li was elected as a special overseas delegate of the Chinese People's Political Consultative Conference (CPPCC), the Chinese Senate. He also worked as advisor for several cities and provinces such as Jilin, Jiangsu, Guangzhou, and Jieyang.
Dr. Li graduated from South China Normal Institute, receiving a B.S in Physics in 1975. Then he received an M.S. in Physics from Sun Yat-sen University in 1980. In 1985, Mr. Li received his PhD in Physics from the City University of New York (CUNY). He was a Postdoctoral Fellow of McGill University of Canada, and associate professor and fellow of CUNY and the Polytechnic of New York. From 1992 to 2001, Dr. Li worked for Solomon Brother and Lehman Brothers, oversaw many important IPOs and venture capital investments. Currently, as a board director of US Oriental Bank, he oversees the investment committee and the audit committee. Dr. Li also sits as Vice Chairman of the Shenzhen Overseas Chinese High-Tech Venture Park, which was founded in 2001 and has more than 500 high-tech companies as its residents.