Ming YangChairman of the Board
Mr. Yang was born in 1966. He was nominated as director of Qinghe Oil Field Office in 1993, where he managed operations. In 1997 he was appointed Chairman and General Manager of Shouguang Qinghe Shiye LL C and during the next three years the company’s profits doubled. He took the position of General Manager of Shouguang City Yu Xin Chemical Industry Co., Ltd. in 2000. During his stay, he focused on quality management and technology progress, which led to a 100 percent success rate on all products. He also helped the company successfully pass the ISO certification and become a private high-tech enterprise. In 2005 he was appointed to the position of Chairman, where he has helped the company to become a leading producer of bromine and crude salt in China. In 2006 he became Chairman of Gulf Resources, Inc. Mr. Yang has been the representative of Shandong Shouguang congress since 1995 and in 1998 he was awarded as Honorary Entrepreneur in Weifang City. In 2002 he was honored as one of the ten outstanding youth in Shouguang.
Tengfei ZhangIndependent Director
Mr. Zhang was appointed as Independent Director in July 2011. He currently serves as Chairman of the Board of Supervisors of Shenzhen Kaili Industrial Co., Ltd. He is a Certified Public Accountant of China. From July 2000 to December 2004 , Mr. Zhang was Supervisor of Shenzhen Kaili Industrial Co., Ltd. and Director of Finance of Changsha Kaili Real Estate Development Co., Ltd. From January to June 2000, he was Manager of Financial Department of Shenzhen Kaili Industrial Co., Ltd. Mr. Zhang graduated from Economics and Management Department of Hunan Business School with a collage degree in 1989.
Naihui MiaoDirector Secretary
Mr. Miao was born in 1968. He was Director of Shouguang Business Trade Center since 1986. From 1991 to 2005, Mr. Miao served as Vice President of Shouguang City Commercia l Trading Center Company Limited. From 2005 to 2006, Mr. Miao served as Vice President of Shouguang City Yuxin Chemical Company Limited and as the deputy general manager. In 2005, he successfully developed the sales market of Talimu oil Field. Since January 2006, Mr. Miao has served as Director Secretary and Vice President of Gulf Resources, Inc. he is in charge of sales, human resources and business management.
Yang ZhouIndependent Director
Mr. Yang Zou currently serves as auditing project leader at Beijing Zhongpingjianhuahao Certified Accountants Co., Ltd. He is a Certified Public Accountant of China and holds the certificate of Certified Internal Auditor. From March 2003 to September 2009, Mr. Zou was chief financial officer of Bohua Ziguang Zhiye Co., Ltd. From July 2001 to January 2003, Mr. Zou was the audit department manager of financial center of Beijing Hengji Weiye Electronic Products Co., Ltd., where he was in charge of internal audit, financial budget management, and coordination with external audit. From July 1999 to June 2001, Mr. Zou was manager of finance and audit department of Zhonglian Online Information Development Co., Ltd. From September 1993 to June 1999, Mr. Zou had served as assistant auditor, auditor, and head of project audit of Hainan Zhongou Certified Public Accountants Co., Ltd. From July 1991 to August 1993, Mr. Zou was an accountant of department of finance of Hunan Department Store Co., Ltd. Mr. Zou graduated from Beijing University with bachelor's degree in finance.
Nan LiIndependent Director
Mr. Li currently serves as Financial Controller at Global Pharm Holdings Group, Inc., an OTC Bulletin Board listed company. He holds an Intermediate Accountant Certificate and is a Certified Public Accountant of China. From 2005 to 2010, Mr. Li was audit manager and divisional manager at Shenzhen Tianhua Accounting Firm, where he participated or been responsible for auditing various Chinese large-scale financial institutions, securities companies, and listed companies, as well as acting as auditor or financial consultant to many U.S.-listed companies. From March 2002 to July 2004 and from July 2004 to February 2005, he worked as an auditor in the internal control department of two Hong Kong listed companies, Suncorptech and Vision Grande Group, respectively. Mr. Li graduated from Changchun School of Taxation with a bachelor's degree in Accountancy in 1996, and also obtained a master's degree in International
Accountancy from the City University of Hong Kong in 2005.
Shitong JiangIndependent Director
Since 1990, Mr. Jiang has served as Section Chief of the Financial Department, Vice Section Chief of the Finance and Economics Department, and auditor of Shouguang Audit Bureau in Shandong. He also held the position of Coach of Shouguang Audit Bureau in Shandong between 2002 and 2005. Between 2001 and 2004, he served as independent director of Shandong Morischemical Co., Ltd.
Mr. Jiang graduated from Shangdong Finance and Economics University with a bachelors' degree.
Effective March 10, 2009, Mr. Xiaobin Liu was appointed the Chief Executive Officer of Gulf Resources. Mr. Liu has been closely involved with the Company since January 2007. Serving as Vice President, he was responsible for all the Company's operations. From June 2005 to December 2006, he was the Vice President of Shenzhen SEG. Dasheng Co., Ltd., a Shenzhen-listed company engaged in the real estate and hotel industries. From May 2000 to June 2005 he managed the securities department of Saige International Trust and Investment Corporation in Hainan province and was in charge of asset management. From May 1995 to May 2000, Mr. Liu served as the Vice President of Hainan Wanquanhe Development, where he was in charge of corporate operations and financial control. Prior to that, he worked in the finance departments of Chinese Black Metal, Ltd. and Shanxi Aircraft Manufacturing Company. He has a Master's degree in international accounting from the City University of Hong Kong. Mr. Liu was born 1968.