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Dr. Peter P. Zhang - Member of the Board of Directors, Volvo Car Corporation




Present position: Member of the Board of Directors, Volvo Car Corporation


Born: 1966


PhD in Economics from Renmin University of China, Beijing
MSc in Economics from Renmin University of China, Beijing
Bachelor of Science in Mechanic Engineering, Xi'an Jiao Tong University

Professional Experience:

2007--2010 Vice President, Geely Automobile Holdings, Ltd.
2005--2007 Internal Control Advisor, Global Internal Control Evaluation Team, BP Group
2003--2005 Strategy Analyst, BP North Sea Strategy Team, Aberdeen, UK
2001--2003 China Economist/ Planning Manager, BP China Ltd.
1996--2000   Retail Manager/JV General Manager, Shell (China), Ltd.
1993--1996 Project Manager, Concepto 2000, S.A.
1987--1990 Assistant Engineer, Design Institute under the Ministry of Light Industry


Dr. Peter Zhang joined Geely Automobile in February 2007 as Vice President, in charge of Internal Control and International Business. He has played a vital role in Geely's acquisition of Volvo Cars throughout the deal process.


Dr. Zhang has a diverse background and experience working in multi-cultural environment. He worked for major multinational companies during the past 10 plus years, with a variety of roles spanning from sales, business development, operational management, strategy & planning, and financial controlling.


Dr. Zhang holds a Bachelor degree in engineering, a Master degree and a Doctoral degree in economics from leading Chinese universities.

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