Leadership team

Landon G. Lack, President & CEO

Mr. Lack is a veteran of the healthcare, medical device and high tech industry in the US and China. He has had an opportunity to work for both large public companies as well as early stage venture backed companies including; McGaw Inc. (now part of B.Braun), Boston Scientific, Ask Jeeves, SealedMedia (now part of Oracle), and Capitis Healthcare China.

Living in China full time since the end of 2006, he founded China MedConnect in early 2009 and has been leading its development and growth since.

Mr. Lack received his Bachelors of Science degree from the United States Military Academy, West Point, New York, and his MBA from the China Europe International Business School (CEIBS). He lives in Beijing with his wife and three daughters.

Tony Yang, Managing Director, Investments and M&A

Mr. Yang Kun (Tony Yang) is a Founder and Managing Director of China MedConnect’s Investment Advisory practice. He assists companies with cross-border US-China strategic partnering, M&A and private placement. Tony is also a Managing Director of MMY Investment Co, Ltd. where he has responsibility for both direct & indirect fund investments.

Prior to joining CMC, Tony held a variety of senior management positions with leading multinationals both in the US and China.

Tony has both his Bachelors of Science and Masters of Science from the University of Louisville. He received his MBA from China Europe International Business School (CEIBS).

Zhang Jie, Director

Dr. Zhang has extensive experience in the healthcare and biomedical industries, having served on domestic and global business development projects. Previously, she has worked on leadership roles with Bayer Healthcare China; Astra Zeneca Pharmaceutical Co., Ltd, China; Baylor College of Medicine Technologies, Inc. USA and its portfolio biotech startups; as well as international healthcare services companies. She is now a partner with China MedConnect, focusing on the firm's strategic partnering, M&A and private-placement efforts in the US.

Zhang Jie has a strong multicultural business acumen, having worked and lived in both the China and overseas. She currently resides with her husband in Chicago, IL. She is a trained Chinese MD and has received her MBA from Rice University and PhD from the University of Texas.

Chen Biao, Senior Advisor

Mr. Chen is a recognized expert in healthcare distribution and logistics in China. Mr. Chen began his career as a Cardiologist prior to becoming a business leader.

He has held a variety of senior executive positions with multinational corporations including Sino-Swed Pharmaceutical, AstraZeneca, Medtronic and Sinogen. Mr. Chen has also worked at the top levels of Sinopharm and Sinopharm Logistics, the largest pharmaceutical SOE in China.

Mr. Chen holds a Bachelors of Medicine from Zhenjiang Medical College and an MBA from the China Europe International Business School (CEIBS).

Zhang Huakai, Senior Advisor

Mr. Zhang is an acknowledged leader in the Chinese healthcare market. He has over 20 year experience founding and leading companies focused on improving the healthcare supply chain in China.

He has worked at the senior executive level and board level of medical and pharmaceutical distribution companies including one of the largest in China.

Mr. Zhang is a former Chinese Naval Officer who graduated from China Naval Engineering University with a Bachelors of Science degree. He also holds a Masters of Science degree from Beijing University of Aeronautics & Astronautics.