John Sobolewski B Com, CA, GAICD
Chief Financial Officer
Mr John Sobolewski is a CA qualified accounting professional with over fourteen years experience in the accounting industry, including nine years in executive roles with companies within the resources industry in Western Australia. Most recently, Mr Sobolewski was CFO and Company Secretary for Vital Metals Limited (ASX: VML). Mr Sobolewski’s previous experience also includes positions as Financial Controller and Company Secretary with Croesus Mining NL and Group Accountant and Company Secretary with Titan Resources NL. Mr Sobolewski also acts as a Director of a number of Galaxy Subsidiaries.
Andrew Meloncelli B Com, CA, F.Fin, FGIA, CTA, MAICD
Mr Andrew Meloncelli commenced his career with Coopers and Lybrand (now Pricewaterhouse Coopers) and has over 17 years professional experience working as a Company Secretary and Chief Financial Officer for resources companies listed on AIM, ASX, POMSOX (PNG) and TSX. Andrew holds a Bachelor of Commerce Degree from the University of Western Australia, in addition is a Associate Member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants in Australia, a Fellow of Chartered Secretaries Australia, Taxation Institute of Australia and the Financial Services Institute of Australasia. Andrew was the founding Company Secretary of Novacoat Holdings Limited (now Decmil Group Limited) listing on the ASX in 2005 and is a former assistant Company Secretary of an S&P/ASX 200 Index Company. Mr Meloncelli also acts as a Director of a number of Galaxy Subsidiaries.
Allen Qian MBA
Managing Director – Chemical Division
Mr. Qian has solid operational and business management experience in the chemical and automotive industries in China. His previous major career history includes Managing Director roles with two public companies for more than six years and almost seven years’ service with General Motors in various engineering & management functions. Mr Qian obtained a dual Bachelor of Engineering from Shanghai Jiao Tong University and a Master of Business Administration from Harvard Business School.
Jingyuan Liu PhD
General Manager Development
Dr Liu has over 20 years experience in project management, process design and equipment design involving mineral processing, chemical industries, non-ferrous industries, iron & steel industries and energy industries. He has a PhD degree in Chemical Engineering. He worked at a senior design role in a mineral processing equipment provider. He also worked as a consultant in Hatch prior to joining Galaxy.
Operations Director - Chemical Division
Mr Shi has over 21 years of operational management experience in China including 11 years with multinational chemical companies such as Wacker and Dow Chemical. He was previously the plant manager of Wacker Chemical (Zhangjiagang) Co., Ltd. Mr. Shi received his Master of Business Administration from Nanjing University and his Bachelor of Engineering from Nanjing University of Science & Technology. He holds a Six Sigma Black Belt Certificate from Steinbeis University Berlin.