JUAN ZHANG, Business Developer and Advisor of Technical Services | Sydney Associate

Juan Zhang is a Business Developer and Advisor of Technical Services for Peking Art Associates (PAA) in Australia. With a Bachelor Degree of Mechanical Engineering from Shanghai Institute of Mechanical Engineering (now known as Shanghai University of Science and Technology), a Masters Degree in Education from Macquarie University, as well as Australian (NAATI) Accreditation for Professional Translation and Interpreting and an Asian Language Teaching Certificate from UNSW, Juan has over 20 years experience working in the corporate and education industries in Australia. Juan first settled in Australia in 1990 after working in Public Relations in the cosmetics industry between Shanghai and Paris for Yves Rocher, and has been based in Sydney since. After operating Linda Translating and Interpreting Company from 1993 to 1995, Juan was appointed a Director of Foreshore Investment and Trading Pty Ltd. Specialising in corporate business and culture training and consultancy with clients including the Seven Network, Australian Capital Equity, ANZ Banking Group, Symantec Australia, Gilbert & Tobin Lawyers, St George Private Hospital, Meat and Livestock Australia, Dormers Accountants, Genfarm Crop ProtectionPeople Soft, Brightmail, British Telecom, HSBC, Charles Parson and Allegan. Juan has also worked for the Institute of Languages, the University of NSW for 15 years as a lecturer and examiner as well as the Chief Examiner of NSW Chinese HSC Committee. For three years from 2014, Juan was also a non-executive director of Elemental Energy Technology. In addition to her role at PAA, Juan Zhang currently sits on the Boards of United Merchant Holdings and Hallbar Group Capital.