Directors and Management

Executive Directors

Mr. Felipe TAN (Chairman)
Mr. Ronald TAN

Independent Non-Executive Directors

Ms. CHAN Choi Ling
Mr. LAM Kwai Yan
Ms. TSANG Wai Chun Marianna

Executive Directors

Mr. Felipe TAN has been re-appointed as executive Director and Chairman of the Board of the Company since 17 March 2021. Mr. Tan was appointed as an executive Director on 30 September 2012 and Chairman of the Company on 29 July 2016 and resigned on 12 September 2019. He is currently directors of certain subsidiaries of the Company. He has over 40 years of experience in metals trading including over 22 years of management experience in mining industry in the PRC. Mr. Tan is also the chairman of the board, president and chief executive officer of GobiMin Inc. (“GobiMin”), the shares of which are listed on the TSX Venture Exchange in Canada (symbol: GMN).  GobiMin and its subsidiaries are principally engaged in the investment in equity, debt or other securities as well as direct ownership stakes in projects, including the development of mineral properties, mainly in Xinjiang, PRC. He had been an executive director of Loco Hong Kong Holdings Limited, the shares of which are listed on GEM of The Stock Exchange of Hong Kong Limited (stock code: 8162), from February 2014 to July 2019 and had been a director of Jiangmen Proudly Water-soluble Plastic Co., Ltd., the shares of which were traded on the NEEQ (NEEQ:833367) in the PRC, from September 2015 to December 2019.

Mr. Ronald TAN has been appointed as an executive Director of the Company since 2 October 2019. He joined the Group in 2016 and is the project manager of the Group, responsible for evaluating and overseeing different investment projects. Mr. Tan is directors of certain subsidiaries and associates of the Company. He is also responsible for strategic planning and international expansion of such associates. Mr. Tan graduated from the University of Hong Kong with a Master degree of Arts.

Independent non-executive Directors

Ms. CHAN Choi Ling has been appointed as an independent non-executive director ("INED") since 30 September 2012. Ms. Chan is a qualified solicitor in Hong Kong. She obtained her Bachelor of Laws degree from the City University of Hong Kong. Ms. Chan has over 15 years’ experience in civil litigation. Ms. Chan currently practises as a solicitor in a law firm in Hong Kong.

Mr. LAM Kwai Yan has been appointed as an INED since 23 December 2008. Mr. Lam has a degree in Business Studies from the University of Southern Queensland, Australia. He is a member of the Hong Kong Institute of Certified Public Accountants, a fellow member of the CPA Australia and Institute of Singapore Chartered Accountants. Mr. Lam has worked for various large corporations, and has vast experiences with SME’s, including auditing and consulting on re-organisation and restructuring businesses that have cross-border operations in China. His work also included advising and consulting for listed public companies.

Ms. TSANG Wai Chun Marianna has been appointed as an INED since 16 October 2003. She is the Managing Director of TWC Management Limited. She is a Chartered Secretary, a Chartered Governance Professional and an Associate of both The Chartered Governance Institute in UK and the Hong Kong Institute of Chartered Secretaries. She is also a member of the Taxation Institute of Hong Kong, the Society of Registered Financial Planners, the Chartered Institute of Arbitrators, the Institute of Financial Accountants and the Institute of Public Accountants in Australia and the Association of International Accountants in UK. She obtained a postgraduate certificate in Professional Accounting. Ms. Tsang had been a member of the Board of Review (Inland Revenue Ordinance) from 2010 to 2015. She has over 30 years working experience covering the spectrum of accounting, company secretarial, corporate affairs, and related legal working experience in major commercial corporations and in professional firms. Ms. Tsang was an INED of Loco Hong Kong Holdings Limited, the shares of which are listed on GEM of the Stock Exchange (Stock Code : 8162) from 22 July 2014 to 28 June 2019.