Mingyang’s extensive international experience in the oil and gas industry comes from more than 30 years with China National Petroleum Corporation (CNPC) – one of the largest integrated energy groups in the world.
Mingyang holds a Bachelor of Engineering (Geophysical Exploration) from China University of Petroleum, East China, and an Executive MBA from University of Texas, at Arlington, USA.
He started with CNPC as a geophysicist and has since held roles in projects, planning and general management in China, Iraq, Syria, and Sudan, including spells in joint ventures with BP and Shell.
Before joining Arrow as CEO in 2016, Mingyang was Vice President PetroChina Iraq Ltd.
He is married with one child and a keen table tennis player.