POST Online Media Lite Edition


Sino-Forest Corporation appoints two key executives

Staff writer |
Toronto, ON, Canada - August 3, 2010, Toronto, ON, Canada - Sino-Forest Corporation, a commercial forest plantation operator in China, announced the completion of its purchase of Omnicorp and appointment two senior executives.

Article continues below

Allen T.Y. Chan has been named chairman and a non-executive director of Omnicorp and Judson Martin was appointed President and chief executive officer and an executive director of Omnicorp.

Mr. Chan is the Chairman and Chief Executive Officer and a director of Sino-Forest. Mr. Chan co-founded Sino-Forest in 1994.

Mr. Chan previously worked twelve years as a management consultant and project manager in China, andhe worked for Hong Kong government in new town development and management programs. Mr. Martin is the Vice Chairman of Sino-Forest and has been a director of Sino-Forest since 2006. Prior to joining Sino-Forest's management team, Mr. Martin was Lead Director of the company’s board since 2007 and was Director since 2006.

Mr. Martin previously served ad Senior Executive Vice President & Chief Financial Officer at Alliance Atlantis Communications Inc., Senior EVP, CFO & Chief Operating Officer of MDC Communications Corporation, and President & CEO of Trilon Securities Corporation.


Royal Bank of Canada appoints Roberta L. Jamieson to board
Pond Technologies appoints John M. Farah to board
Voyageur Mineral Explorers vice president Stephen L. Masson retires
Medivolve appoints Beverly J. Richardson to QuestCap’s board
South Star Mining appoints Bo Liu as CFO

What to read next

Sino-Global Shipping America appoints Tuo Pan as acting CFO
Sino Green: Anson Fong CEO, Yan Pan COO
Sino-Global Shipping America adds Zhikang Michael Huang to board