Candy Tang, MBA (China Coordinator / Special Assistant to the Chairman and CEO, US Office)
Special Assistant to the Chairman and CEO) – Ms. Tang reports directly to the Chairman and CEO and
assists in coordinating all activities throughout L&L’s Asia operations. She was formerly an Audit Associate at
PricewaterhouseCooper in Taiwan. Ms. Tang also received her MBA in Accounting from CYCU University. She
speaks both Mandarin and English fluently, travelling frequently to China.
Allen Liu, EMBA - (Mining Manager, Weishe Mine)
Prior to joining L&L, Mr. Liu was the Production Manager for SAMPO CORP, where he was responsible for
production management, strategic planning, import/export and resource management. Mr. Liu was formerly an
engineer and earned his MBA in Chung-Yuan Christian University.
Zhi Xie (Senior Sales Director, Guiyang Office)
Mr. Xie has 25 years of institutional coal sales experience. He was Assistant General Manager at AVIC
International Coal Logistics Co. Prior to that, Mr. Xie worked as Coal Transportation Manager for the Guizhou
Railroad Holdings Co., where he was responsible for 30 million tons of coal sales per year.
Zhaofu Yu (Director, Yunnan Office)
Mr. Yu is a seasoned mining professional with over 30 years of experience working in the China coal industry.
He obtained his mining supervisor license in China. Prior to joining L&L he was the Mine Director at Xianrenye
Coal Mine, located in the Jiangxi Province. Mr. Yu studied Mineral Management at the Leping Bureau of
Jenny Cao (VP Marketing, Yunnan Office)
Ms. Cao is an expert with over 30 years of experience in international business operations, regulations,
transportation and L/C transactions. Prior to joining L&L, she was the Chairman and General Directing
Manager for Aus-Mai Technical Ltd. Co; prior to that, she was the General Manager in Aus-Mai Resources
Ltd, Co. in Australia. She has a BA degree in English at Yunnan University.
Jiang Pingjian (In House Counsel, Guiyang Office)
Mr. Jung a trained lawyer with over 10 years of experience practicing law in China. His experience focuses on
regulatory changes, mining practice, and project development.
Debra Wei- (Assistant General Manager, Yunnan Office)
Ms. Wei has experience working for three foreign enterprises and has acquired extensive knowledge in the
fields of administrative management, human resources, and business operations. She is a graduate of
Kunming College in Yunnan, China in 1988, where she studied English. Ms. Wei also obtained her Industrial
Economist Qualification Certificate in 1994.
Jessica Lin, CIA – (Internal Control Manager, Yunnan Office)
Ms. Lin is an experienced process control professional with 20 years of audit and internal control experience
for public companies. Jessica is a licensed Internal Auditor (CIA). Prior to joining L&L Ms. Lin acted as Audit
Officer for Meiqi Technology, where she was responsible for planning and executing the annual financial and
internal controls audit.
David Pu, MBA – (Manager -coal washing & distribution, Hongguo Office)
Mr. Pu has many years of experience in coal processing and computer science working with various
companies. He received his Executive MBA from National Taiwan University of Science and Technology and
BS degree in Computer Technology.
Tiger Cao – (Accounting Manager, Guiyang Office)
Prior to joining L&L, Mr. Cao was the Finance Manager of Foodstar Investment Company, Ltd – a subsidiary
company of Heinz. He earned his bachelor degree in Henan Institute of Finance and Economics and associate
degree in Jiangxi Institute of Finance and Economics; in addition, Mr. Cao also further has completed training
at Shanghai University, Ministry of Finance, and at China State Administration of Taxation.
Olivia Zhang, MBA (Financial Analyst, US Office)
Ms. Zhang is a financial analyst, with MBA finance degree from St John's University in New York, with BA
degree of Beijing Foreign Trade University. She has formerly worked at Bank of China, Yunnan Foreign Trade
& Economic investment & Financing Guarantee Co in China. She speaks both Mandarin and English fluently,
travelling between China and Seattle.
Betty Mao (CPA, Director of Accounting)
Mrs. Mao, Director of China Accounting, has over 20 years of experience working in China with various
companies and public auditing firms. She is a China CPA with BS degree in Accounting. Mrs. Mao is stationed
in L&L’s Beijing office.
Bernice Zhao (Accounting Manager)
Mrs. Zhao coordinates the consolidation of the financial operations. She is a China CP and speaks both
English and Chinese. Bernice has a BA degree in Accounting from Shanghai University and is working at L&L’
s Kunming office.