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Myles J. Gao , , P.Geo. , , Director, President and Chief Executive Officer

Mr. Myles Gao obtained his B.Sc. in geology from Lanzhou University, China, in 1982. Moving to Canada in 1989, he received his M.Sc. Degree in geology in 1993 from Laurentian University. Mr. Gao has worked for numerous Canadian mining and exploration companies in both Canada and China, focusing on gold and copper mining and exploration. He joined Silvercorp in 2003 in the position of President, and has also held the position of Chief Operating Officer. In October 2013, he was appointed to the position of Chief Executive Officer. A Canadian citizen, Mr Gao is based part-time in China, where he has been active in sourcing, assessing and acquiring mineral projects for the company, and part time in Vancouver, Canada.

Maria Tang , , C.A, C.P.A , , Chief Financial Officer

Ms. Maria Tang earned a Bachelor of Science degree from the Nankai University, China, holds both a CA and US CPA designation, and has five years audit experience, most recently with Ernst & Young LLP where she focused on public company audits with China operations and was in charge of SOX 404 audits for U.S. public companies. Ms Tang immigrated to Canada in 1997 and is a Canadian citizen.

Shaoyang Shen , , MBA, MMPA, CMA , , Chief Operating Officer

Mr. Shaoyang Shen holds a Bachelor of Economics degree from Xiamen University (China), a Master of Business Administration from the National University of Singapore and a Master of Management & Professional Accounting from the University of Toronto. He is a member of The Society of Management Accountants of Ontario since 2004 and has over 18 years of experience working in Canada and China. Based primarily in China, Mr. Shen is responsible for corporate management, production planning and internal controls for the China Operations.

Lorne Waldman , , MBA, LL.B. , , Senior Vice President

Lorne Waldman, MBA, LL.B., has rejoined the Silvercorp team in the role of Senior Vice President after taking a one year sabbatical. Mr. Waldman, who has 16 years of experience in management of North American listed companies with operations in China, served as Silvercorp's Corporate Secretary from 2007 to 2012. Prior to that he held a senior management position with a NYSE listed electronics manufacturer. He will be in charge of the Corporate Head Office in Vancouver, British Columbia, responsible for investor relations, corporate communications, and general corporate matters. Mr. Waldman is a Canadian Citizen.

Peter Torn , , LLB, MBA , , Corporate Secretary & General Counsel

Mr. Torn has 20 years’ experience with various companies in Europe, Asia and the US. He is a securities and corporate commercial lawyer and a current member of the British Columbia Law Society. Mr. Torn has been involved in a wide range of corporate and securities matters, including mergers and acquisitions, takeovers, corporate reorganizations, joint ventures, cross-border transactions, stock exchange listings, initial public offerings, public and private financings, and securities regulatory issues. He has a MBA and LLB from the University of British Columbia and is a Canadian Citizen.

Last updated Oct 18, 2013