Dr Qun Yang is PanAust Limited's Chief Executive Officer. He holds a doctorate in economics from the Jiangxi University of Finance and Economics in China and has over 20 years' experience dealing with international exchange and external affairs in a university environment.
Since 2011, Dr Qun Yang has held the roles of Deputy General Manager and General Manager with Shenzhen Lingnan Nonfemet Company Limited (Nonfemet) overseeing corporate culture and human resources for the Company and its subsidiaries (including overseas entities). He was previously the Assistant President for Nonfemet.
Dr Qun Yang has extensive experience in the non-ferrous metals industry and is familiar with corporate governance practices, and mergers and acquisition processes for state-owned enterprises and state-owned listed companies in China.
Dr Qun Yang was appointed as a Director of PanAust Limited on 26 September 2017 and elected Chairman on 27 August 2018, appointed Executive Chairman on 15 January 2019 and Chief Executive Officer on 11 May 2021. Dr Qun Yang also serves as a Non-Executive Director of Perilya Limited, a position he was appointed to on 10 October 2019.