Today, Gonshan is considered as the wealthiest person in China in thesolar energy company. OfChina owns GCL-Poly Energy Holdings, which will be considered as one of the largest suppliers of polysilicon and silicon wafers on the planet. Due to poor European demand and implementation ofU.S. anti-dumping duties, the firm expected a full-year loss in 2012. This 55-year old businessman is now married and has two children. He now serves as one of the Chairmen ofChina Photovoltaic Industry Alliance.