John Long served as WuXi AppTec’s SVP of Finance since 2013, and has over twenty years’ experience in financial management, strategic investment and accounting operations in the US, China and Singapore. Prior to joining WuXi AppTec and WuXi NextCODE as Chief Financial Officer, John served in multiple senior finance management roles with Willis Group, Tyco International and Lucent Technologies.
John played important roles in WuXi AppTec’s privatization from NYSE in 2015 and its subsequent corporate restructuring, supporting WuXi Biologics’s recent IPO filing in Hong Kong, as well as in other key private placements for WuXi AppTec and WuXi NextCODE recently.
In addition to finance and operations leadership, John provides WuXi NextCODE with global expertise in governance, reporting, strategic planning, treasury and tax.
John holds a bachelor’s degree in economics from University of International Business and Economics (UIBE) in Beijing and received his MBA from the Wharton School of Business at University of Pennsylvania.