Mr. Xu Jianguo, born in October 1955, a native of Zhejiang Province.
Bachelor's degree of Engineering and Law; associate professor.
1972-1978, Worked in Cixi Machine Tool Plant,Zhejiang Province
1978-1993, Studied and worked in Zhejiang University
As: Deputy Director of the Publicity Department of the Party Committee, Zhejiang University
Member of the Party Committee, Zhejiang University
Secretary of Chinese Youth League Committee, Zhejiang University
Visiting scholar at SYRACUSE University in America
1993-2000, worked as:
Vice Mayor of Deqing County, Zhejiang Province
Director of Financial Division, General Office of the People's Government of Zhejiang Province
Deputy Director, Ningbo Economic and Technological Development Zone Management Committee of Zhejiang Province
2000-2010, worked as:
Counsellor, Chinese Embassy in the Republic of South Africa
Chinese Ambassador to Georgia
Deputy Director-General of the Department of External Security Affairs, Ministry of Foreign Affairs
Chinese Ambassador to the Federal Republic of Nigeria
2010-Now, Chinese Ambassador to New Zealand, Cook Islands and Niue.