Zhang Yesui, Vice Minister of Foreign Affairs
Area of responsibilities: policy research, foreign affairs related to Hong Kong, Macao and Taiwan
Born in Hubei Province in October 1953. University graduate.
1975-1976 Studied at London School of Economics, the United Kingdom
1976-1982 Staff member and attaché, Chinese Embassy in the United Kingdom
1982-1988 Third Secretary, Deputy Office Director, First Secretary, Department of International Organizations and Conferences, Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MFA)
1988-1992 First Secretary, Counselor, Permanent Mission of China to the United Nations
1992-1996 Counselor, Deputy Director-General, Department of International Organizations and Conferences, MFA
1996-2000 Director-General, Protocol Department, MFA
2000-2003 Assistant Minister of Foreign Affairs.
2003- Vice Minister of Foreign Affairs.
Married with a daughter.