Dr Zeng completed a PhD in geology at the University of Western Australia in 2013. He has been engaged as a consulting geologist, principally working with Eldorado Gold Limited in China and CSA Global based in Perth and has a range of geological and commercial specialities. Dr Zeng is a member of AusIMM and Society of Economic Geologists SEG.
Since 2015, Dr Zeng has been extensively involved in the lithium and gold exploration and development sector and through his strong network of contacts throughout China. He has helped clients complete a range of contracts relating to offtake arrangement, supply or purchase of lithium products and ores on spot sale. Dr Zeng is a Non-Executive Director of MetalsTech Limited, Oceana Lithium Limited, Winsome Resources Limited and Kodal Minerals PLC