Chief Executive Officer of Phoenix New Media
Yusheng Sun serves as the Chief Executive Officer of Phoenix New Media Limited (NYSE:FENG) and has been a Director and Chairman of the Board of Directors since August 2021. Mr. Sun also holds positions as an Executive Director, Deputy Chief Executive Officer, Editor-in-Chief, and member of the Nomination Committee of Phoenix Media Investment (Holdings) Limited (“PMI”), which is our Company's parent company. Mr. Sun joined the PMI group in February 2021, having previously served in China Central Television for over 30 years. He was the Vice President, Deputy Editor-in-Chief, and Director of the news center, and he has accumulated extensive experience and an excellent reputation in the television broadcasting industry. Mr. Sun has received numerous awards and recognitions, including the “Top Ten Outstanding Youth in China” in 1995 and the State Council Special Allowance. In 2017, he was elected as the Vice President of the Asia-Pacific Broadcasting Union (“ABU”), becoming the first Chinese national to hold a senior official position in the ABU. Mr. Sun is a Doctoral Advisor and part-time Professor at Tsinghua University and Renmin University of China. He graduated from Jilin University with a Bachelor's degree in Economics and holds the professional qualification of Senior Editor granted by the Ministry of Radio, Film, and Television, China. His book "Ten Years" has had a profound influence on the academic and media fields, and is a designated extracurricular reading for many journalism college students.