About Us

Board of Directors

Our Board of Directors oversee the daily operations of Soon Mining. The Board works with senior management to develop strategic plans, establish long-term goals and monitor progress to achieve Soon Mining's corporate strategy.

Mr Ching-Tiem Huang (Oscard Huang), BA
Chairman and Managing Director

Oscard is the founder and Managing Director of Soon Mining Company Limited. He has extensive experience in placer gold mining operations in various regions of Ghana include Kibi, Ashanti, Bibani and Tarkwa. Previously, Oscard was an Executive Director of Bvalley Company Limited in Taiwan for 12 years and the Director of Bvalley Company Limited in Ghana for 8 years. Oscard was also the Managing Director of a private company in Ghana.

Ms Ching-Ling Chi (Linna Chi), MBA
Executive Director and Chief Financial Officer

Linna is the Chief Financial Officer for Soon Mining, she has over 20 years' experience in financial and corporate management. Previously, Linna worked in a senior finance role with Pan Overseas Investments Co., Ltd which controls 2 listed companies and several subsidiaries. Linna was also a professional Corporate Consultant and is a current Director of Kirin International Limited and Kirin International Management Consultants Limited.

Mr Jiahui Jeremiah Thum, CA, BCom
Non-executive Director and company secretary

Jeremiah is a Chartered Accountant, ASIC approved self-managed superannuation Fund Auditor and registered Company Auditor. He has over 10 years' experience in audit and assurance services for public listed companies, private companies and not-for-profit organisations.

Jeremiah's area of work includes external and internal audits, financial report preparation which includes general purpose and special purpose financial reports, due diligence, review of acquisition accounting as well as providing financial advices and interpretations on complex accounting matters.

Jeremiah has previously worked for major accounting firms including KPMG, PricewaterhouseCoopers, Crowe Horwath and HLB Mann Judd. Jeremiah currently heads the audit division with Powers Financial Group as an Audit Partner.

Garry Edwards MBA
Non-executive Director

Garry is an Accountant by profession, he is currently the Chief Financial Officer and Company Secretary of Enverro Limited (ASX: ERR). He has been Company Secretary for ASX listed entities such as Macmin Silver Limited, China Magnesium Corporation Limited, G8 Education Limited, and other listed mineral exploration companies over a period of 20 years. He has been involved in several new listings on ASX and other equity raisings for listed companies.

Garry has over 30 years' experience in accounting and company secretarial roles, including managing accounting practices for KPMG and antecedent firms in Papua New Guinea. He has also served as Chief Financial Officer for several listed companies.

He holds a Master of Business Administration from Griffith University and has been involved in the Australian Institute of Company Directors at committee level for several years.