Following the completion of a degree in commerce in China and experience working in state owned organisations in China, Mr Li moved to Australia. He then established several businesses including a joint venture between an Australian company of which he is Managing Director and owner and a state owned firm in Shanghai China.
This business has grown rapidly and diversified into several industries including manufacturing, trading, real estate and specifically into the area of supplying minerals into the booming Chinese economy. Mr Li was appointed to the HTL board in early 2007 and brings considerable marketing and management experience with him. During the last 10 years, Mr. Li always involved in drilling, environmental assessment, geological research, community cooperation and government application for HTL. He has made positive outcome and made great contributions to the company. Mr. Li’s practical knowledge has been widely recognized by his Australian counterparts. He has been appointed as a member of the Australian Geological Society. In addition, he is writing 《Technology and Practice of Ore Dressing》with his colleagues as the editor-in-chief. This book will be published by China Mining University Press. Mr. Lee has long been a member of the Australia-China Business Council. His company, Waranga Resources Pty Ltd holds a marketing agreement for a large proportion of the minerals that will be produced from the HTL project.