Nov. 15, 2013
/PRNewswire/ -- LDK Solar Co., Ltd. ("LDK Solar") (NYSE: LDK), a leading vertically integrated manufacturer of photovoltaic products, today announced the appointment of Dr.
to its board of directors. Dr. Chen will serve as a non-executive director.
, age 52, has over 23 years of working experience in a variety of industries. He is currently a director of Mountain China Resorts (Holdings) Limited, a mountain resort developer in
and listed in TSX Venture Exchange in
, and has been holding this position since February 2012. Dr. Chen also served as the president of Caricom Limited, a local
investment company, from
, a deputy general manager of Cityford Dyeing & Printing Industrial Limited from
, and a deputy general manager of Yat Chau Holdings Limited from
to February 1998. Previously, he worked as a deputy head and then the head of policy division of social and economic research center of the People's Government of
to November 1994. Dr. Chen obtained a bachelor's degree and a master's degree in economics from
, respectively. He obtained a doctorate degree in economics from the Graduate School of the Chinese Academy of Social Sciences in July 1989.
"We welcome Dr. Chen to LDK Solar's board of directors," stated Xingxue Tong, President and CEO of LDK Solar. "We believe his broad experience will bring valuable insight and guidance to the Board."