The National State Administration of Industry and Commerce （“SAIC”） and the Ministry of Commerce （“MOFCOM”） recently appointed a new vice minister respectively. The newly appointed vice ministers shall supervise the antimonopoly division of the two authorities.
Recent Appointment by SAIC
In May 2013, Mr. SUN Hongzhi was appointed as Vice Minister of SAIC to supervise the Antimonopoly and Anti-unfair Competition Enforcement Bureau of SAIC.
Mr. Sun was born in Jilin Province in September 1965. He earned a master degree in engineering and a doctor degree in management at Jilin University.
Mr. Sun is a specialist and senior researcher in engineering. He worked in Changchun Coal and Science Center from 1995 to 2001. Mr. Sun later served in Jilin Coal and Industry Bureau from 2001 to 2006. He was later promoted to the Mayor of Songyuan City in Jilin Province. Mr. Sun had served as the Director General of the Department of Advertising Regulation in SAIC since 2011. In May 2013, he was appointed as Vice Minister of SAIC to supervise the Antimonopoly and Anti-unfair Competition Enfor