SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
Washington, D.C. 20549
REPORT OF FOREIGN PRIVATE ISSUER
PURSUANT TO RULE 13a-16 OR 15d-16
UNDER THE SECURITIES EXCHANGE ACT OF 1934
For the month of June 2021
Commission File Number 001-39337
Ebang International Holdings Inc.
(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)
Building 7, No. 5 Nangonghe Road, Linping Street
Yuhang District, Hangzhou, Zhejiang, 311100
People’s Republic of China
(Address of principal executive office)
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On June 23, 2021, the Board of Directors (the “Board”) of Ebang International Holdings Inc. (the “Company”) accepted Ms. Sufeng Wang’s resignation as a director of the Board and a member of the audit committee of the Board and appointed Mr. Yanqing Gao as an independent director of the Board and a member of the audit committee of the Board to fill the vacancy created by Ms. Sufeng Wang’s resignation. As of June 23, 2021, the Board consists of a majority of independent directors and the audit committee of the Board has three independent directors.
Mr. Yanqing Gao has been a director of Zhejiang Jianxue Technology Co., Ltd. since November 2019, Jiangsu Mole Biotechnology Co., Ltd. since April 2016, Shanghai Xinfangxun Communication Technology Co., Ltd. since November 2015 and Hangzhou Kaipu Technology Co., Ltd. since September 2015. Mr. Gao has also been the deputy manager of Zhejiang Zheke Investment Management Co., Ltd. since May 2012. He was a director of Hangzhou Yuancheng Gardening Group Co., Ltd from June 2013 to November 2018. He also served as a director and the chief financial officer of Zhejiang Tianyuan Biopharmaceutical Co., Ltd. from April 2007 to April 2012. Mr. Gao held various accounting positions with companies in China since 1990.
Mr. Gao received his bachelor’s degree in accounting from Hangzhou Business School in 1984 and his EMBA from Zhongnan University of Economics and Law in 2008.
The Company believes that Mr. Gao is well-qualified to serve as a director of the Board and a member of the audit committee due to his extensive experience, expertise, and qualifications in accounting, finance, investment and capital markets.
Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, the registrant has duly caused this report to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned hereunto duly authorized.
|Ebang International Holdings Inc.|
|Date: June 24, 2021||By:||/s/ Dong Hu|
|Title:||Chairman and Chief Executive Officer|