Sarment Intelligent Services (“Sarment”or “the Company”) (TSXv: SAIS) today announced the appointment of Jonathan Chou as its Chief Financial Officer.
Chou brings more than 25 years o professional experience from various senior finance leadership positions with Fortune 500 companies as well as Asia headquartered U.S. listed companies.
From January 2019, Chou will be responsible for the alignment and prioritization of company investments across all its business units – Sarment distribution, KEYYES digital luxury marketplace and SAIS technologies. Based out of New York, he will report directly to Sarment’s Chief Executive Officer, Quentin Chiarugi and the Board of Directors.
“We’re excited to have a seasoned leader like Jonathan joining the leadership team. He will provide direction and experience on the Company’s financial strategies. His industry experience makes him uniquely poised for success in building our investor relations and partnership compliance, especially as we expand operations globally,” said Quentin Chiarugi, Chief Executive Officer of Sarment Intelligent Services. “I am confident in Jonathan’s capabilities in driving us toward our ultimate goal of increasing our shareholder value.”
Prior to this appointment, Chou held the position of Chief Financial Officer of Kulicke & Soffa, a $2B market capitalization company from 2010 to 2018.
He currently serves on the Board of Directors of MicroPort Scientific, a Hong Kong Stock Exchange-listed global medical device company headquartered in Shanghai, China. He also holds the chairman role of the Audit Committee and a member of the Remuneration Committee.