GLG Life Tech Corporation (TSX:GLG) specializes in the production of stevia. Our operations are fully vertically integrated and include the research and development of high purity stevia plant strains as well as the agricultural and industrial production of stevia extracts. Utilizing innovation and proprietary and advanced technology, GLG is committed to providing stevia sweetening systems to food and beverage companies around the globe.
Board of Directors
Dr. Luke Zhang
Chairman and Chief Executive Officer
With over 30 years of experience, Dr. Luke Zhang is a recognized individual in the business, medical and academic communities in both North America and Asia. He has successfully built and managed a number of firms in the health industry, food industry, medical equipment and software development industries.
GLG Life Tech Corporation is managed under the direction of the Board of Directors, whose purpose is to maximize long-term economic value for our shareholders by responsibly addressing the concerns of our employees, business partners, communities, and government. GLG has adopted corporate governance practices to promote the effective functioning of the Board, its committees and the company. All employees, officers and directors are required to adhere to principals of integrity and honesty while conducting business on behalf of GLG Life Tech Corporation.
Our business operates in an environment designed to be transparent and highly ethical. Our core principles outline the way we strive to conduct our day-to-day business operations. This covers everything from our financial reporting procedures to our operational code of ethics. Each day our people focus on exacting principles in our production facilities in order to adhere to strict procedures necessary to meet the certifications associated with high quality food manufacturing practices.
Our financial team is also bound by a responsibility to comply with regulatory standards defined under the stringent requirements of the Toronto Stock Exchange (TSX).