Yunxiang (Horatio) was raised in Guiyang, a lovely city in Southwest China. He acquired his Bachelor degree in chemistry from East China University of Science and Technology. After finished his master degree at Imperial College in 2013, working on antibody-drug conjugates, Yunxiang joined the Bristol Chemical Synthesis CDT in 2014. Currently he is doing his Ph.D jointly between the groups of Ian Manners and Charl Faul. In his spare time, he enjoys playing badminton, swimming and photography.