Madam Yang Yanyi
Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary
Head of Mission of People's Republic of China to the European Union
Ambassador YANG was born in June 1955. After university graduation, she embarked on her career as a staff in Head Office of China International Travel Service in the year of 1975. This six year working experience enriched her knowledge and views towards foreign affairs, which laid a solid foundation for her following diplomatic career.
Ambassador YANG started as a career diplomat back in 1980's in the Embassy of the People's Republic of
Ambassador YANG's first ambassadorial appointment was to Brunei Darussalam (2004-2007).
Ambassador YANG was appointed as Head of Mission of the PRC to the European Union in January 2014.
Ambassador YANG married to Mr. Wang Weiguo, a career diplomat and former Ambassador of the PRC to the
Ambassador YANG has various interests, including reading, yoga, tai chi, calligraphy, photography and travelling.