Wu Jianmin

Wu Jianmin
  • Member, Foreign Policy Advisory Committee
    Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the People's Republic of China

1959, graduate, Department of French, Beijing Foreign Languages Institute; postgraduate studies in Translation and Interpretation. 1961-65, Interpreter, Representative of China, World Federation of Democratic Youth, Budapest; 1965-71, Translation and Interpretation, Foreign Ministry; 1971-77, Third, then Second Secretary for China, UN; 1978-83, First Secretary and Division Chief, Policy Planning, Foreign Ministry; 1985-89, UN Counsellor for China; 1989-90, Political Counsellor, Deputy Chief, Permanent Mission, Chinese Embassy, Belgium and EU; 1991-94, Ambassador of China to Netherlands; 1996-98, Permanent Representative and Ambassador of China to UN and international organizations, Geneva; 1998-2003, Ambassador of China to France; 2003-07, President, International Exhibitions; 2003-08, President, China Foreign Affairs University; since 2008, current position.