CanCham Shanghai to Host Lunch with Teck CEO Don Lindsay in March 2014

Shanghai, February 26, 2014 -The Canadian Chamber of Commerce in Shanghai (CanCham Shanghai) today announced that it will host a special lunch with Teck President and Chief Executive Officer, Mr. Don Lindsay. The event will take place at New Heights on March 20, 2014.

Mr. Lindsay will give the keynote address on the theme of opportunities, and challenges, facing Canada and China in the resource sector. Mr. Lindsay joined Teck as President in January 2005 and was appointed Chief Executive Officer in April 2005. Before joining Teck, Mr. Lindsay was President of CIBC World Markets and led the bank’s Investment and Corporate Banking Division as well as the Asia Pacific Region. Mr. Lindsay has a B.Sc., (Hons.) Mining Engineering from Queens University and an MBA from Harvard Business School.

CanCham Shanghai last welcomed Mr. Lindsay in December 2012 when he delivered a keynote speech on the importance of sustainability in the mining industry and how Teck has been putting its sustainability strategy into action.

 

WHEN: March 20, 2014 at 11:30am

WHERE: New Heights, Three on the Bund, 7/F, 17 Guangdong Lu, near Zhongshan Dong Yi Lu

中山东一路3号外滩三号7楼

PARTICIPANT REGISTRATION: Open to the Public. Ticket info available at www.cancham.asia

MEDIA REGISTRATION: Natalie Gagnon, Media & Communications Manager, 6075-8797 ext. 106, natalie@cancham.asia

 

December 2012: Rick Savone (Canadian Consul General in Shanghai), Don Lindsay (CEO, Teck) and Carley Pulford (Executive Director, Canadian Chamber of Commerce in Shanghai)

 

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About the Canadian Chamber of Commerce in Shanghai

The Canadian Chamber of Commerce in Shanghai is the leading non-profit business organization supporting Canadian business and community interests in the Yangtze River Delta region. It was founded in 1996 by a group of locally-based Canadian companies and entrepreneurs with the support of the Consulate General of Canada in Shanghai, and was officially inaugurated in name in June 2008. The Chamber provides on the ground services to Canadians who want to start or expand their businesses in China. For more information, visit www.cancham.asia.

 

About Teck

Teck is a diversified resource company committed to responsible mining and mineral development with major business units focused on copper, steelmaking coal, zinc and energy. Headquartered in Vancouver, Canada, its shares are listed on the Toronto Stock Exchange under the symbols TCK.A and TCK.B and the New York Stock Exchange under the symbol TCK. More information about Teck can be found at www.teck.com.

 

 

For all media inquiries please contact:

Natalie Gagnon,

Media & Communications Manager

Phone: +86 (21) 6075-8797, ext. 106

Cell Phone: +86186 1610 6270

Email: natalie@cancham.asia