Lucy Yan Chairman and Interim CEO (director since April 2013)
Ms. Yan has over 20 years of experience in the finance, investment, construction and mining fields. She was an accountant for a large Chinese corporation that was involved in numerous national scale projects within China where she was directly responsible for the corporation’s financial affairs, human resources and administrative work, as well as coordination of internal and external resources to facilitate the company’s operations. Ms. Yan has extensive expertise in the fields of corporate finance, mergers and acquisitions, building of management teams and corporate governance.
Jin Kuang Chief Financial Officer
Ms. Kuang has plus 12 years of extensive professional knowledge and experience in financial reporting, financial planning, mergers and acquisitions, financial analysis and tax both internationally and in Canada. Ms. Kuang has many years of experience as CFO for several publicly listed companies including the TSX Venture Exchange. Ms. Kuang has advanced knowledge of IFRS regulations. In addition to her CFO experience, Ms. Kuang has many years of auditing experience with KPMG LLP Chartered Accounts. Ms. Kuang received a BA of Accounting and an MBA from the University of Northeastern China and also holds both a US-CPA and CGA designation. Ms. Kuang is fluent in Mandarin and English.
Lifei Jiang Vice President & CAR Country Manager
Mr. Lifei Jiang has over 13 years overseas’ working experience, predominately in French West Africa for international real estate, engineering and construction firms. Lifei has held senior management roles with CGC Overseas Construction Group and China Geo-engineering Company and has been important in the communication and development of stakeholder and local community relations for their projects in Guinee, Mali and Chad. Mr. Jiang graduated with a BA in French from the Xiangtan University, China and is fluent in English and French.