CFO, MBA & CPA-IL
Mr. David Li, MBA, CPA (Illinois) has been appointed as Chief Financial Officer of Benchmark since November 5th, 2020.
Mr. Li has over 20 years of international financial management and capital market experience. He has worked as Vice President, Asia Pacific with Alderon Iron Ore Corp. , Interim Chief Financial Officer of Eastern Platinum Limited, Chief Financial Officer of Minco Gold Corporation, Chief Financial Officer of Minco Silver Corporation, Chief Financial Officer of Minco Base Metals and Chief Financial Officer of Selwyn Chihong Mining Ltd. In those positions, he managed accounting and finance activities, strategic corporate development, mergers and acquisitions and project financing for various projects in Canada and China. Previously, he was the Asia Finance Controller for Eclipse Inc. (now Honeywell) in China and Director of Strategic Planning for Trina Solar Ltd., a NYSE listed public company. He also held various managerial roles in Bunge Ltd., a NYSE listed food and agribusiness company in New York and Cargill’s investment company in Beijing. Mr. Li holds an MBA from Thunderbird School of Global Management in Arizona, USA and an active CPA License in Illinois, USA.