Mr Gang Yu brings a wealth of metallurgical and mining experience and skills to the Board especially in the areas of the study, development, construction and management of new and large projects. Mr Gang Yu is President and Executive Director of Shenzhen Zhongjin Lingnan Nonfemet Company Limited, a position he has held since June 2015 after being the Vice Executive President of the Company since June 2014.
Prior to joining Zhongjin Lingnan, Mr Yu was the General Manager of China Changsha Engineering & Research Institute Ltd of Nonferrous Metallurgy, which is one of the top two large comprehensive research, design and engineering institutions in China nonferrous metals industry. Mr Yu had worked for this research institute since 1987 and was awarded a number of National prizes on metallurgical research and development programs in recent years. He led many scientific researches, technical renovations for Chinese large scale smelters and mines and implemented many new projects and plant constructions.
Mr Gang Yu is a Non-Executive Director of Perilya Limited, a leading Australian base metals mining and exploration company based in Perth. He is also Director and President of Zhonglin Lingnan Nonfemet Co. Limited and Chairman of Zhongjin Lingnan Mining (HK) Company Limited.
Mr Gang Yu was appointed a Director of PanAust Limited on 7 July 2015.