Zheng Xiung Tien - JEB China General Manager (Shanghai)
As the General Manager at JEB China, Xiung handles the daily operations of the business through sales and key account management in Shanghai, Beijing, and Shenzhen. He is also responsible for opening new branches and business units for JEB China including furniture departments and showrooms. Prior to his promotion, Xiung worked as a General Manager at JEB Shanghai. He first started managing a team of six in Shanghai and progressively expanded the business units and increased the staff capacity to over twenty-five members. His proven ability and achievements over the past seven years have led him to his current position at JEB.
Xiung has obtained three degrees in university, including a degree in International Business, English and Chinese. With over twelve years of experience working in China, Xiung’s expertise spans across business development, sales management, and client relationship management. Before joining JEB, Xiung was the Business Development Director at a national office furniture company where he focused on developing and maintaining strong working relationships with international clients in China.
Born and raised in Germany, Xiung has adhered to the German education and culture of being reliable and organized. He describes himself as an easy going and open minded individual and loves to combine work and fun. Work hard – play hard. He is trustworthy and upholds promises. He is also capable of speaking five languages and has the ability to connect with people easily.
Xiung’s key to success is to value each colleague and to make time for them when needed. He also believes it is important to share knowledge and expertise with the team and clients. His goal at JEB is to continue to grow the business and to strengthen its presence in China and across Asia.