Born in February 1963, female, Chinese, a researcher, a certified accountant in China as well as a fellow of certified public accountants of Australia (FCPA) and a member of the CPC. Dr. Zhang has extensive experience in financial management and received a Ph.D. degree from Research Institute for Fiscal Science, Ministry of Finance of the PRC in 2014.
Dr. Zhang has served as the Chief Financial Officer of the Company since January 2007, and Chairman of Shenhua Finance Company, a subsidiary of the Company, since August 2014.
Prior to the foregoing, Dr. Zhang had served in various capacities, including Head of Internal Control and Audit Department of the Company, Deputy Manager of the financial department of Shenhua Group Corporation and Assistant to the General Manager of Shuohuang Railway Development Company Limited.
China Shenhua Energy Company Limited, exclusively initiated by Shenhua Group Corporation Limited (hereinafter referred to as Shenhua Group), was incorporated in Beijing, China on November 8, 2004. H shares and A shares of China Shenhua were listed respectively on the Hong Kong Stock Exchange and the Shanghai Stock Exchange in June 2005 and October 2007.