Mr. Qin, aged 48, graduated from the Economic Management Department of East China Institute of Technology with a bachelor’s degree in accounting in 1991, from Huazhong University of Science and Technology with a master’s degree in industrial engineering in 2002, and obtained an EMBA from China Europe International Business School in 2011.
From November 1991 to March 2000, Mr. Qin worked in Hubei Hongqi Cable Plant, holding various positions, including Assistant to the Director of the Finance Department, Director of the Finance Department, and Deputy Chief Accountant. From March 2000 to September 2002, Mr. Qin served as the Chief Accountant of SDIC Yuanyi Industry Co., Ltd. From September 2002 to July 2004, he served as the Deputy General Manager of the Investment Management Department of D’Long International Strategic Investment Co., Ltd.
Mr. Qin joined Sinochem International Corporation (a company listed on the Shanghai Stock Exchange, stock code: 600500) in July 2004, serving as General Manager of Business Development Department, Financial Controller, Vice President, Executive Vice President and President. Mr. Qin was a director of GMG Global Ltd. (a company listed on the Singapore Stock Exchange and expected to be delisted upon completion of a general offer by Halcyon Agri Corporation Ltd.) from September 2008 to November 2016, and the non-executive chairman of such company from January 2015 to November 2016. Mr. Qin is a senior accountant, and has rich experience in strategy and investment, merger and acquisition management, and finance management.