Feb. 20, 2013
/PRNewswire/ -- Daqo New Energy Corp. (NYSE: DQ) ("Daqo New Energy" or the "Company"), a leading polysilicon manufacturer based in
, today announced the appointment of Mr.
as a director, effective on
February 21, 2013
Mr. Shi was serving as a director of the Company since its IPO until
. Mr. Shi has been the vice president for finance of Daqo Group since
and currently holds directorship positions with five subsidiaries of Daqo Group. Prior to joining Daqo Group, Mr. Shi served as the vice president of Yangzhong Tianyuan Accounting Firm from 2000 to 2001. Mr. Shi received his bachelor's degree in economic management from the Correspondence Institute of the Central Party School in 1997 and his associate degree in accounting from
University of Finance & Economics in 1992. Mr. Shi received his master degree of professional accountancy from The
Chinese University of Hong Kong
. Mr. Shi is a Certified Public Accountant in
Mr. Shi will replace Mr. Fei Ge, who resigned from the Board of Director of the Company for personal reasons. Mr. Ge's decision is not the result of any dispute or disagreement with the Company or its Board on any matter relating to the Company's operations, policies or practices.
, Daqo New Energy 's Chairman commented, "We sincerely appreciate Mr. Ge's contribution to the Company within his tenure. We also welcome Mr. Shi to come back to our board. His extensive experience and professional expertise in accounting and financing will add great value to the Company."
About Daqo New Energy Corp.
Daqo New Energy Corp. (NYSE: DQ) is a leading polysilicon manufacturer based in
. Daqo New Energy primarily manufactures and sells high-quality polysilicon to photovoltaic product manufacturers. It also manufactures and sells photovoltaic wafers. For more information about Daqo New Energy, please visit
For further information, please contact:
Daqo New Energy Corp.
, Investor Relations+86-23-6486-6556
SOURCE Chongqing Daqo New Energy Co., Ltd.