Non-Executive Director, Non-Executive Chairman / Yancoal Australia
Mr Zhang has experience in capital management and business development in the coal industry, particular in financial control, corporate governance and compliance for listed companies in Australia and overseas. He was appointed as the Head of the Planning and Finance department of Yanzhou in 2002. He was serving as a Director and Company Secretary of Yanzhou since 2006 and Deputy General Manager in 2011. In October 2015, he became a director and a standing member of the Party Committee of Yankuang Group Company Limited. He planned and played a key role in the acquisition of Felix Resources Limited and the merger with Gloucester Coal Ltd in Australia. He also led Yanzhou's acquisition of potash exploration in Canada in 2011. Currently he is the Chairman and Director of Yankuang Group Finance Co.Ltd and Chairman of Shandong Geo-Mineral Co.Ltd. Formerly he was the director of of Yanzhou Coal Yulin Neng Hua Co. Ltd, Inner Mongolia Haosheng Coal Mining Limited, Yanzhou Coal Mining Company Limited (1171 HK) (10 November 2006 - 3 June 2016) and Yancoal International (Holding) Co., Ltd. He serves as a Chairman of the Strategy and Development Committee.