About Us

Management Team


Mr Hao Weibao
Executive Chairman 

Mr. Hao is the President and Vice Chairman of CITIC Environment Investment Group Co Ltd. Before joining the CITIC Group in 2008, he worked at Sinopec for over 14 years, where he gained a wide range of valuable experience in the fields of investment, finance and international trade. During his employment with Sinopec, he worked overseas for over 10 years, taking management and leadership positions in different offices worldwide. Mr. Hao holds a Bachelor degree of Economics, with honours, from the Jiangxi University of Finance and Economics, and an MBA degree from the Chinese University of Hong Kong.


Mr Tan Huchuan
Group Chief Executive Officer

As Group CEO of CEL, he is responsible for the day-to-day management of the company and the effective implementation of corporate strategies and policies. He is also responsible for the operations, strategic direction and overall effectiveness of the Group.  He has extensive engineering construction and project management experience working with multinational clients in Singapore and China. Mr Tan holds a Bachelor degree in Petrochemical Storage and Distribution from the Harbin Commerce University, PRC.



Dr Ge Hailin
Chief Scientist

Dr Ge is responsible for the formulation & implementation of the membrane technology development of the Group. Dr Ge has many years of R&D experience in conducting polymer, membrane materials and chemical engineering. With his rich R&D experience , the company has successfully developed efficient production and application processes for PVDF hollow fiber membranes. Dr Ge graduated from Wuxi Institute of Light Industry, China in 1977 and obtained his Master in Chemical Engineering from East China University of Science and Technology, China in 1982. He was awarded a scholarship by Wollongong University, Australia to undertake his PhD study in chemistry and obtained his PhD in 1990.


Dr Chong Weng Chiew

Executive Director / Senior Deputy CEO / Board Secretary

Dr .Chong  is responsible for the International Business department and overseas subsidiaries. Prior to joining the Company, Dr. Chong had vast experience in various investment projects in China. Dr Chong is also a medical doctor. He was previously the Chief Executive Officer of Ang Mo Kio Hospital.  Dr. Chong holds an MBBS (Bachelor of Medicine, Surgery) degree from the National University of Singapore. He was the Member of Parliament representing Tanjong Pagar Constituency from 2001 until 2006.




Dr Fangyue 
Deputy CEO

Dr Fang Yue is responsible for the strategic planning, operations, engineering solution and business development for Hazardous waste Operation Management Center.  Prior to joining the Company, Dr Fang worked as General Manager of Veolia Environmental Services Industrial Pte Ltd, Singapore, for 18 years. He was in charge of the management of technical and operational issues, development of new technologies on hazardous waste treatment and provided technical support for industrial projects for local and Asian industries. He graduated with a Master Degree in Applied Chemistry, East China University of Science and Technology and obtained his PhD in Analytical Chemistry from Fudan University.




Dr Jerry Liu
Deputy CEO / Chief Technology Officer

Dr Liu oversees the Technology and Application Centre and is responsible for membrane technology application, process design, R&D and project management for the Group. Dr Liu specializes in environmental engineering, particularly in water and wastewater treatment. His expertise covers a wide range of applications such as water treatment, industrial wastewater management, water reclamation, desalination and industrial process water treatment. He graduated from the School of Civil and Environmental Engineering, Nanyang Technological University, Singapore with a PH.D in Environmental Engineering.