President of Operations and General Manager of Shandong Sincap
Mr Xu Feng joined the Group in 1999. As the President of Operations, Mr Xu is responsible for the management of our operations in the PRC. As the General Manager of Shandong Sincap, he is also responsible for the management and business development of the company. He possesses extensive expertise in mining and is familiar with the production and sales, development, technical and safety aspects of the business.
Mr Xu has more than 25 years of management experience in the PRC mining and commodity sector. After joining the Group's subsidiary, Luneng Taishan Mining Co., Ltd as production manager in 1999, Mr Xu worked his way up to the management level, becoming the general manager in 2007.
Mr Xu holds a Bachelor of Engineering from the Shandong Mining Institute, as well as a Master of Engineering from the Shandong Technical University. He is a Senior Engineer accredited by the Shandong Province People's Bureau, and an accredited Senior Manager by the China Trade Association and the National Senior Management Appointment Committee. He is also currently the Vice-Chairman of the Tai An City Coal Business Trade Association.
General Manager, Shandong Luneng Taishan Mining Co., Ltd
Mr Wei Xuqing joined the Group in 2000 as General Manager of Luneng Taishan Mining Co., Ltd. Mr Wei is responsible for the overall management of SLTC and the technological innovation, production technology, production quality, and research and development of the Group. Mr Wei also holds concurrent positions as Chief Engineer and Senior Operating Manager of the Group, and is responsible for the compliance with national regulations and management of the technical aspects of the Group's businesses.
Mr Wei has more than 21 years of experience in the PRC mining industry. Prior to joining the Group, he was an Engineer at the Xinwen Mining Group Mine Safety Supervision Department.
Mr Wei graduated with a Bachelor of Engineering from Jiaozuo Mining Institute in 1991. In 2007, he was certified as a Senior Engineer by Shandong Administration of Human Resource and Social Security, and a Senior Manager by the China Trade Association and the National Senior Management Appointment Committee. He is a member of the Tai'an City People's Representative Consultative Committee, an active member of the Work Safety Expert Group of Taian, Head of the Work Safety Association of Daiyue District, Taian, an Emergency Treatment Expert of Daiyue District and a Technical Expert of Daiyue District.
General Manager, Sino-Lonther
Mr Han Yongzhu is the General Manager of Sino-Lonther and has been responsible for the management of Sino-Lonther as well as the business development of our Group. He has over 20 years of experience in the commodity trading business and possesses specialised knowledge in both the trading and business aspects of the metal industry, playing a pivotal role in the business of Sino-Lonther since 2006.
Prior to joining Sino-Lonther, Mr Han was an assistant general manager at Guanzhou Xuangyin Gang Engineering Co., Ltd and Shenzhen Steel Lianhe Co., Ltd from 2002 to 2006. From 1988 to 2002, he was with Shou Gang International Trade Engineering Company, where he last held the position of Assistance General Manager. Mr Han was conferred the title of Senior International Trading Expert by the Beijing City Technical Trades Review Consultative Committee.
Mr Han holds a metallurgical degree from the Beijing University of Technology and completed his postgraduate studies in Economics and Management from the Beijing Capital Economics and Trading University in 2003.
Alex Liu Cheng
Mr Alex Liu Cheng was appointed as our Financial Controller on 3 June 2011. Based in Singapore, Mr Liu is responsible for the overall finance, accounting, compliance and reporting and internal control functions of our Group. He is also in charge of liaising with and reporting to our Audit Committee on the Group's accounting and financial matters.
Mr Liu possesses more than four years of finance and auditing experience. Prior to joining the Group, Mr Liu was an auditor with Ernst & Young LLP and Mazars LLP. Mr Liu graduated from Ngee Ann Polytechnic, Singapore in July 2005 with an Advanced Diploma in International Business. He also holds a Diploma in Business Management from the Management Development Institute of Singapore, and a Diploma in Chemical Technology from the Lanzhou Petrochemical School, China. Mr Liu is currently a non-practising member of the Institute of Certified Public Accountants of Singapore, and a member of the Association of Chartered Certified Accountant.
Mr Wei Liguo is the Group's Chief Accountant and is responsible for the overall financial, accounting, compliance, reporting and internal control functions of the Group in the PRC, overseeing financial management budget planning and risk assessment.
Mr Wei has more than 27 years of experience in finance and auditing. He joined the Group's subsidiary Sino-Lonther in 2007. Prior to joining our Group, he was with Jinan Casting and Stamping Machinery Research Institute from 1984 to 2001, and last held the position of deputy chief of the company's finance department. From 2001 to 2002, Mr Wei was the accounts manager of Shandong Luneng YingDa Insurance Sales Co., Ltd, and was the general manager of Jinan San Peng Engineering Consulting Co., Ltd from 2002 to 2003.
Mr Wei holds a Bachelor of Business Management from Fudan University. He is a certified accountant of the PRC fiscal department.