Non – Executive Director
Mr Chen has over 30 years’ operational and management experience in China, starting his career in 1979 with a large state-owned coal mining enterprise. In 2002, Mr Chen was appointed as Chairman of the Shandong Group. Under his leadership, the Shandong Group formed three vertically integrated businesses in coal, iron ore mining, processing and manufacturing with operations in Shandong, Guizhou, Ningxia and Xinjiang.
Mr Chen holds a Master’s degree in Economics and has received several distinguished awards at provincial and national levels for various achievements, including being in the 10 excellent entrepreneurs in Shandong Province, top 20 mine managers in China, and China’s excellent entrepreneur.