21Vianet Group, Inc. (NASDAQ: VNET) said that its board of directors has appointed Dr. Eden Y. Woon as an independent director, effective immediately.
Dr. Woon is currently vice-president for institutional advancement at Hong Kong University of Science and Technology, where he manages the international relations of HKUST with global enterprises, governments and other universities. He received his BA degree from the University of Iowa and his MA, MS, and PhD degrees, all in mathematics, from the University of Washington.
21Vianet Group, Inc. is the largest carrier-neutral Internet data centre services provider in China. It provides hosting and related services, managed network services, cloud infrastructure services, and content delivery network services, improving the reliability, security and speed of its customers´ Internet infrastructure.