Dr. Gao Yonggang joined the company as a Board of Director on July 20, 2017. He also served as the Joint Company Secretary, Executive Vice President and the Chief Financial Officer for SMIC, the major shareholder of the company. Dr. Gao has more than 30 years of experience in the area of financial management and has worked as Chief Financial Officer or person in charge of finance in various industries, including commercial, industrial, and municipal utilities, and in various types of organizations, including state-owned enterprises, private companies, joint ventures, and government agencies.
Dr. Gao graduated from Nankai University with a Ph.D. in management. He has extensive experience in the field of financial investment, and has been involved in a number of key research projects and publications in this area. Dr. Gao is also a Fellow of the Institute of Chartered Accountants in Australia. Founding Member, director of The Hong Kong Independent Non-Executive Director Association.