H.E. Mr. Zhang Yesui, born in Hubei Province in October 1953, graduate ofBeijing Foreign Studies University.
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 InternationalOrganizations 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. Areas of responsibility: Administration, Protocol and Personnel
2003-2008 Vice Minister of Foreign Affairs. Areas of responsibility: Policy Research, Africa, Europe, NorthAmerica and Oceania affairs, Arms Control and Disarmament, and International Treaty and Law
2008- Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary and Permanent Representative of the People's Republic of China to the United Nations
Married with a daughter.