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.
Jiqiu HAN, President of Yancoal Canada (referred to as JQ)
JQ is a senior engineer, graduated from Shandong University of Mining in 1994 with a Bachelor of Science in Chemical Process. He also holds a PhD. degree in Management Science and Engineering from China University of Mining and Technology (Beijing). JQ has been working for Yancoal for over 20 years, and has gained a strong background and technical expertise working on several chemical production projects, including skills in international cooperation. In his spare time you can find him reading and playing badminton with his family.
Cameron, A. MINGAY, Director of Yancoal Canada
As a senior partner of one of Canada’s largest and most experienced mining law firms, Cam’s diverse practice covers the areas of M&A, securities, and natural resource law. He has acted on a variety of public and private corporate finance transactions, including serving as lead counsel for several public companies as well as acting on behalf of Yancoal Canada Resources Co., Ltd. in its acquisition of 19 potash permits in Saskatchewan. Cam also heads the Firm’s China Mining Group, which provides counsel and insight to Chinese mining investors looking to invest in Canada’s mining sector.
- The Best Lawyers in Canada 2009-2016 (Natural Resources Law)
- Canadian Legal Lexpert Directory 2009-2015 (Mining)
- Martindale-Hubbell, BV DistinguishedTM rating
Jie Li, Vice 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.