Mr Geoffrey Gao, aged 48, was appointed as the Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of MMG and re-designated from a Non-executive Director to an Executive Director of the Company in August 2018. He served as a Non-executive Director of the Company from April 2011 to July 2018. Mr Gao was a member of the Company’s Audit Committee, Governance and Nomination Committee, Remuneration Committee and Risk Management Committee from May 2013, February 2017, August 2015 and October 2015 to July 2018 respectively.
Mr Gao was appointed a director of China Minmetals Non-ferrous Metals Company Limited (CMN) in February 2016. He is a director of certain subsidiaries of CMC, including Top Create Resources Limited (Top Create) since February 2012. Mr Gao was also appointed as the Chairman of Copper Partners Investment Co., Ltd. (Copper Partners Investment) in July 2016, and of Album Enterprises Limited (Album Enterprises) in May 2016.
Mr Gao holds a Master’s degree in Business Management from The Renmin University of China in the PRC. He has extensive experience in enterprise risk management and control.
Mr Gao joined the CMC and its subsidiaries (CMC Group) in 1993. He worked in the Futures department of China Nonferrous Metals Import and Export Corporation from 1993 to 1997. He was the General Manager of the Risk Management department of CMN from 2000 to 2009, the Vice-President of CMN from January 2008 to February 2016 and the President of CMN from February 2016 to August 2018. Mr Gao was also the Vice-President of China Minmetals Non-ferrous Metals Holding Company Limited (CMNH) from January 2011 to January 2016.
Geoffrey Gao, Chief Executive Officer of MMG will join the panel discussion on Aligning business growth opportunities with sustainable practices across the industry – top three considerations of Chief Executive Officers today, within the Global Mining Principles conference at IMARC. Download the programme now.