Victor TIAN, Chairman of the Board (referred to as Chairman Tian)
As a member of the senior management in the Yankuang Group (the parent company of Yancoal), Victor has spent his career working in capital markets and international trade after representing the company in more than 40 countries over the past 18 years. From his experience, he’s fluent in English and is familiar with western culture. Now that Victor has been appointed as the Chairman of Yancoal Canada he will lead the team in listing the company on the Toronto Stock Exchange, initiating project detailed design and construction of the 2.8 MTPa Southey Project.
Mr. Jinglong “Victor” Tian graduated from LuoYang Foreign Languages Institute in 1985. He worked as a Secretariat of Yanzhou Coal Mining, International Trade Department and Overseas Business Center of Yankuang Group as a Department Leader, and was in charge of international trade negotiation, establishment of joint ventures, investor relations, road-shows, overseas M&A, and coordination of oversea business. He was appointed as the Chairman of the Board of Yancoal Canada Resources Co. Ltd. (Yancoal) in November, 2016.
Jie Li, President and Chief Engineer
Jie is a professional senior engineer, graduated from Shandong University in 1997 with a bachelor degree in Chemical Engineering. He also holds a master degree in Chemical Engineering from ECUST. Jie has extensive experience on large-scale project construction, operation management, technology research and development, owns a number of patents and has received provincial and ministerial level rewards in chemical field. In his spare time you can find him playing and trying various sport or you cannot find him because he is pursuing his love of traveling the world.
Xianwen Qin, Vice President
Mr Qin graduated from Shandong University of Finance and Economics and he obtained MBA master degree in Shandong University. Mr Qin joined the Yankuang Group International Business Department in 1999, the primary job duty is to import and export large equipment and facilities. He started to work for Yancoal Canada in 2012, mainly responsible for managing office administration and business developing. Because of he has lots of experience in international trade business and oversea project management, so he was qualified and appointed as the manager of Vancouver trade business of Yancoal Canada in July 2018.
Yanxin Liang, CFO
Mr. Liang is a senior accountant and he graduated from Shandong University of Science and Technology. He begun to work for Yanzhou Coal Mining Company in 1998. He was appointed as finance manager of Yancoal Canada Resources in 2011. In July 2018, he was promoted to the CFO of Yancoal Canada Resources.