The Art of Partnerships in the Mining Industry: Zijin Mining and it’s Globalization

25 Jun 2019

Dr. George Q. FANG

Executive Director and Senior Vice President,
Zijin Mining Group

Few Chinese mining groups have been as active and successful in building a global business as Zijin Mining.  At the heart of its globalization strategy has been Zijin’s strategy to embrace international partnerships with some of the world’s leading mining groups including Barrick Gold, Ivanhoe Mines and Freeport McMoRan.  The Asia Mining Club is delighted to have Mr George Fang, Executive Director and Senior Vice President – Zijin Mining Group, as our guest luncheon speaker discussing the keys to Zijin’s globalization strategy and lessons from its partnership experiences.

Reserve a table:
To book a branded table at the Asia Mining Club Luncheon for your team and invited guests, please contact Club Secretary at or +852-9191-0630.

Special Branded table price is HK$8,000 for 10 pax.

Individual tickets:
Or reserve your individual ticket today via or contact Club Secretary at or +852-9191-0630. Individual ticket price is HK$700.

Spaces are limited, so please reserve your seats asap to avoid disappointment!

Date - 25 Jun 2019 (Tuesday)
Time - 12:00pm Reception, 12:30pm Lunch, 2:00pm Close
Venue - Watermark Seafood Bar and Grill,
Level P. Central Pier 7, Star Ferry
Price - HK$700 per person; HK$8,000 per branded table
Dress code - Business Attire


Speaker Profile

Mr. Fang, with a PhD degree in mineral engineering, is a professor-level senior engineer who holds the business license granted by the Securities and Futures Commission of Hong Kong. Before joining Zijin in May, 2015, Dr. Fang had acted as the Director of Mineral Engineering Research Institute of BGRIMM, CTO and Managing Director of Business Development Dept. of China Minmetals Non-ferrous Metals Co., Ltd. as well as Vice Chairman and Head of Mining and Metals Coverage, Asia of Standard Bank Asia Limited. Currently, Dr. Fang serves as the Executive Director and Senior Vice President of Zijin Mining Group. He is mainly in charge of Business Development and overseas operations.