MR. ZANG JIAN JUN
EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR AND EXECUTIVE CHAIRMAN
Mr. Zang Jian Jun was appointed to the Board as Executive Director on 4 January 2012. Mr. Zang was further appointed as Chief Executive Officer on 3 December 2012 (stepped down as Chief Executive Officer on 17 February 2015) and to the Board as Executive Chairman on 2 December 2013. Mr. Zang has over fifteen years of experience in the petrochemical industry and has a very extensive network. From August 2006 to March 2011, Mr. Zang was the General Manager of Hua Xin Energy Holdings Ltd, in charge of establishing corporate strategy and general operating strategy. From October 2003 to July 2006, Mr. Zang was Deputy General Manager in DaGang Petro Chemical Co. Ltd. From June 1999 to September 2003, Mr. Zang was the Chemical Business Unit General Manager in DaGang Petro Chemical Co. Ltd. At the same time, he was also the International Trading Manager and was responsible for the company’s importing project in which involved both the upstream and the downstream sectors. From October 1996 to May 1999, he was the International Trading Manager in Hebei Lixiang Corporation. From June 1995 to September 1996, Mr. Zang was the Business Manager in Hebei Baoding International Trading Company.
MR. ZHAO GUANG MING
EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR AND CHIEF EXECUTIVE OFFICER
Mr. Zhao Guangming was appointed to the Board as Executive Director and Chief Executive Officer of the Company on 28 February 2017. Mr. Zhao is responsible for overseeing the business operations of the Company and its subsidiaries. Mr. Zhao served as Senior Deputy Manager and Senior Manager of the Investment Department of China Huarong Asset Management Co., Ltd. as well as a technician of Babcock & Wilcox Beijing Company Ltd. Mr. Zhao was awarded a doctorate degree in Economics by Renmin University of China in June 2008. From September 2009 to November 2011, he conducted his postdoctoral research in the postdoctoral workstation of Peking University and China Huarong Asset Management Co. Ltd. and was awarded the Postdoctoral Certificate by National Postdoctoral Management Committee.
Mr. Ye Binlin
Executive Director and Chief Financial Officer
Mr. Ye Binlin joined the Company on 1 January 2017 as Chief Financial Officer and subsequently was appointed to the Board as Executive Director on 11 August 2017. Mr. Ye oversees financial reporting, investor relations, compliance to listing requirements and overall management of finance functions of the Company and its subsidiaries.
Mr. Ye has more than20 years of experiencesinfinance and corporate financial management both in Singapore and overseas. He joined COSCO Corporation (Singapore) Ltd., a company listed on the Mainboard of SGX-ST, as the Finance Director in August 2001 and re-designated as the Chief Financial Officer of the company in April 2008, where he was responsible for the whole financial and accounting management, investment, enterprise risk management of the group. He also served as the Chief Accountant of COSCO Group Xiamen Ocean Shipping Company, China in October 2012 and subsequently joined Bilsea International Holdings Pte. Ltd. as the Deputy General Manager before he started providing consultancyservices toa few Singapore companies.
Apart from his directorship in the Company and its subsidiaries, Mr Ye is also a director on the Boards of a few other companies.
Mr. Ye obtained Bachelor Degree in Economics from Shanghai Maritime University in 1988 and was awarded the title of “Senior Accountant” in the People’s Republic of China in 2001.
MR. OOI HOE SEONG
LEAD INDEPENDENT DIRECTOR
Mr. Ooi Hoe Seong was appointed to the Board as Lead Independent Director on 30 December 2011 and serves as Chairman of Audit Committee and a member of Nominating Committee and Remuneration Committee. He has over 25 years of management, corporate finance and wealth management experience with many multi-national companies. Since 2006 he has been the Director of Mega Honour Ltd and is in charge of financing projects. From 2004 to 2006, he was the Regional CEO of Boutique Regional Financial Institution. From 1992 to 2001, he was the Managing Director of British American Tobacco China Limited. From 1990 to 1992, he was with Pepsi-Cola International Asia Pacific Region. He was based in the U.S. Southwest region initially as part of the international management exchange program but subsequently moved on to be the Managing Director of the region.
MR. TOH HOCK GHIM
Mr. Toh Hock Ghim was appointed to the Board as Independent Director on 30 December 2011 and serves as Chairman of Nominating Committee and a member of Remuneration Committee and Audit Committee. He joined the Singapore Ministry of Foreign Affairs in 1966. He has served in the embassies of Singapore in many countries including the Philippines, Thailand, Malaysia and Vietnam. In 1989, he served as Deputy Director and later as Director in the ASEAN Directorate in the Singapore Foreign Ministry. In addition, he was Consul-General in Hong Kong and Macao from February 2002 to December 2007. Upon his return from Hong Kong and Macao, he was appointed Senior Adviser to the Singapore Foreign Ministry. Beyond these public appointments, he also holds appointment in the corporate sector. He is Chairman of Singapore-listed Equation Summit Limited and a Director of The Fullerton Hotel Singapore. He is also Director of CIAM Group Limited, a Hong Kong- listed company. Mr. Toh Hock Ghim obtained his Bachelor of Arts (Political Science) Degree from the University of Singapore in 1966.
MS. LING CHI
Ms. Ling Chi was appointed to the Board as Independent Director on 7 February 2013. She serves as Chairman of Remuneration Committee and a member of Nominating Committee and Audit Committee. Ms. Ling Chi is a member of the National Committee of the Chinese People’s Political Consultative Conference since 2008. Since 1987, Ms. Ling Chi has been engaged in the promotion and development of traditional Chinese culture and is the Film Director of China News Services and Beijing Film Studio, Deputy Director of International Confucian Association, Deputy Director of Chinese Confucian Academy, Executive Director of State Ethnic Progress Committee of the People’s Republic of China and Research Fellow of Education Theory Department, National Institute of Education Sciences. Ms. Ling Chi graduated from Beijing Film Academy and The Central Academy of Drama and obtained her doctorate from Peking University Health Science Centre.