Zhang Xiaoming, former executive deputy director of the State Council’s Hong Kong and Macau Affairs Office. Photo: Simon Song
Zhang Xiaoming, former executive deputy director of the State Council’s Hong Kong and Macau Affairs Office. Photo: Simon Song

Senior Beijing official with over 30 years’ experience in Hong Kong affairs appointed to deputy role in nation’s top advisory body

  • Zhang Xiaoming, ex-executive deputy head of state-level Hong Kong office, named deputy secretary general of Chinese People’s Political Consultative Conference
  • Senior Beijing official had a rocky time in office during Hong Kong’s social unrest in 2019, later replaced by trusted ally of Chinese President Xi Jinping

Zhang Xiaoming, former executive deputy director of the State Council’s Hong Kong and Macau Affairs Office. Photo: Simon Song
Zhang Xiaoming, former executive deputy director of the State Council’s Hong Kong and Macau Affairs Office. Photo: Simon Song
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