Compiled from the following sources:
Special biographic research
Wen Wei Publishing Company, Ltd. 2002-2006
XINHUA Online (China View)
Career Data Updated:
Cui Tiankai 崔天凯
Ambassador, Chinese Embassy, USA, Washington D.C.
Cui Tiankai, male, was born in 1952. He is a native of Ningbo, Zhejiang Province. Majored in School of Foreign Languages of East China Normal University. Postgraduate from School of Advanced International Studies of Johns Hopkins University. Master of Public Administration. He was Vice-Minister of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs from 2010 to 2013, and prior to that, Chinese ambassador to Japan.
Recent Career Data
||Ambassador, Chinese Embassy USA, Washington D.C.
||Vice-Minister, Ministry of Foreign Affairs
||Ambassador, Chinese Embassy Japan, Tokyo
||Assistant Minister, Ministry of Foreign Affairs
||Director, Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Asian Affairs Department
||Director, Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Policy Research Office
||Deputy Director, Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Policy Research Office
||Counselor, Permanent Mission of the PRC to the United Nations
||Spokesperson, Ministry of Foreign Affairs
||Deputy Director, Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Information Department
Recent Travel & Appearances
||Michael Bloomberg awarded Goodwill Ambassador for China-US Exchange |
||Cui Tiankai expects 5th China-U.S. Strategic and Economic Dialogue (S&ED) will produce positive results |
||Chinese Ambassador rebuts U.S. position over #Diaoyu Islands says it is Japan, not China, that is taking coercive actions |
||Cui Tiankai, new ambassador to Washington met John Kerry says trust between China and USA is growing |