Chairman of the BoardMr. Li Xiyong is NonExecutive Chairman of the Board of Yancoal Australia Ltd. since September 12, 2013. He has considerable experience in business management and operations in the coal industry. Mr Li commenced his career in 1981 and was appointed as the head of Huafeng Coal Mine of Xinwen Mining Group Co., Ltd. in May 2001. In June 2006, he was appointed as the Deputy General Manager of Xinwen Group. In June 2010, he was appointed as the Chairman and Secretary of the Party Committee of Xinwen Group. In March 2011, he was appointed as the Vice Chairman of Shandong Energy Group Co., Ltd. and the Chairman and the Secretary of the Party Committee of Xinwen Group. In July 2013, Mr Li joined the Yankuang Group Company Limited and was appointed the General Manager and deputy secretary of the Party Committee. In September 2013, he was appointed the Chairman of Yanzhou Coal Mining Company Limited . He was also appointed the Chairman of Yancoal in September 2013. In February 2015, he was appointed as the Chairman and Secretary of the Party Committee of Yankuang Group. Mr Li graduated from Shandong University of Science and Technology and Nankai University, and is a researcher in engineering technique application with an Executive Masters of Business Administration degree.
Age: 53 Chairman Since 2013 MBA