Hong Luo, B.Geol.
Executive Director of the Board, Chief Executive Officer
Mr. Luo, aged 52, is currently Executive Director and Chief Executive Officer. He has been a Director of the Corporation since November 28, 2014 and appointed as Executive Director on July 17, 2015. Previously he was Executive Vice President of Sinopec Canada from February 2012 to July 2015. Prior to joining Sinopec Canada, Mr. Luo was Director of Strategy and Planning at Sinopec International Petroleum Exploration and Production Corporation (SIPC) from September 2009 to January 2012. From May 2008 to August 2009, Mr. Luo was President of West Africa and Asia-Pacific Exploration and Production Projects and from May 2007 to April 2008, he served as Director of Exploration of SIPC. Mr. Luo was Vice President of the First International Oil Company of SIPC in Kazakhstan from April 2006 to April 2007 and, from April 2004 to March 2006, Mr. Luo was Exploration Manager of Saudi Sinopec Gas Co. (Saudi Arabia).
Prior to 2004, Mr. Luo held executive leadership positions in Northwest Oil Company's business units of Sinopec in China, serving in many executive capacities and in numerous geological, engineering, operational and planning roles throughout northwest China and the Tarim Basin. Mr. Luo has 30 years' experience in the oil and gas industry. Mr. Luo holds a Bachelor of Geology from the University of Science and Technology of Chengdu, China.