Max Wang is an independent Board member of West Coast Olefins. Max recently retired from a career that has spanned engineering, management of major projects and companies. In his last two roles he was President and CEO of Grande Cache Coal in Alberta and Managing Director and CEO of Atrum Coal Ltd in Australia with assets in BC and Alberta. Max has also held governance roles such as Past Chairman, Vice Chairman & Director for the Coal Association of Canada, and Technical Committee Member for the Canadian Standards Association. He was also a board member for Huadian Natural Gas Canada Ltd which has been involved in a multinational JV in a Montney natural gas development, production and processing. Max has been in Canada since 1986 when he came to Calgary to earn his PhD in Civil Engineering and has maintained close business relationships in China.