Mr. MA Zhaoxu, born in Heilongjiang Province in September 1963, has a Ph.D. in political economics.
1987-1990 Attaché, Department of International Organizations and Conferences,Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MFA)
1990-1993 Attaché, Third Secretary, Permanent Mission of China to the United Nations
1993-1994Third Secretary and Deputy Division Director, Department of International Organizations and Conferences, MFA
1994-1995 Completed advanced studies at London School of Economics and Political Science, UK
1995-1996 Deputy Division Director, Department of InternationalOrganizations and Conferences, MFA
1996-1999Deputy Division Director, Division Director and Counselor, Foreign Affairs Office of the State Council
1999-2001 Deputy Director-General, Office of Foreign Affairs Leading Group, Central Committee of the Communist Party of China
2001-2002 Counselor, Chinese Embassy in the United Kingdom ofGreat Britain and Northern Ireland
2002-2004 Minister Counselor, Chinese Embassy in the Kingdom of Belgium and Chinese Mission to the European Union
2004-2009 Deputy Director-General and Director-General, Policy Planning Department, MFA
2009-2011 Director-General, Information Department, MFA
2011-2013 Assistant Minister of Foreign Affairs
2013-2016 Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary tothe Commonwealth of Australia
2016- Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary and Permanent Representative, Permanent Mission of the People's Republic of China to the United Nations Office at Geneva and other International Organizations in Switzerland.
Married, with a daughter.