Jeff Zhao 赵子健

Jeff Zhao 赵子健

Vice President, Beijing West Industries Group; 京西重工集团副总裁

Jeff started his career in the field of journalism since 1984, and spent five years in Washington D.C. covering U.S. business and international finance stories for Xinhua News Agency. After several years at Xinhua managing Western European/North American news desks, Jeff decided to pursue a PhD in Communications at the University of Maryland. Before joining Beijing West Industries (BWI), Jeff took various managerial roles in the automotive industry in Los Angeles. Currently, Jeff is the Vice President of BWI. At BWI, Jeff is in charge of Human Resources, Legal Affairs and Public and Media Relations for the company’s overseas operations. Over the years, BWI built plants and technology centers in over a dozen countries worldwide, and has over 5000 employees.

赵子健于1984年开始在新闻领域工作,并在新华社华盛顿分社度过了五年时间,负责报道美国商业和国际金融故事。 在新华社陆续接管欧洲及北美分社工作后,赵子健决定在马里兰州大学攻读通信传媒博士学位。 在加入京西重工前,赵子健曾在多家洛杉矶汽车企业担任过管理职务。目前,赵子健担任京西重工集团副总裁,负责公司海外业务的人力资源法务和公共及媒体关系。 起始于2009年,经过多年努力,京西重工集团在全球十几个国家建立了工厂和技术中心,拥有5000多名员工。