Vice President of Global Sales, Marketing and After-Sales of smart Automobile Co., Ltd.
Ms. Mandy Zhang holds the position of Vice President of Global Sales, Marketing and After-Sales of smart Automobile Co., Ltd., and serves as Chairman of the Supervisory Board of smart Europe GmbH. Before joining smart, Ms. Mandy Zhang was deeply immersed in China‘s premium automobile market for more than 20 years, holding senior management positions at a number of different international brands. She has the vision and insight, as well as the excellent leadership required to manage the company‘s international operations.
Ms. Mandy Zhang joined the Mercedes-Benz brand in 2000 via the Management Associate Program, marking her official start in the automobile industry. Over the following 20 years, she held senior management positions in multinational partnerships, corporate strategy, brand operation, sales management, retail business management and training, and has made outstanding contributions to Mercedes-Benz in China. During this period, she was also directly involved in smart brand's successful entry into the Chinese market, witnessing the brand become the urban mobility companion to large group of customers across China.
Ms. Mandy Zhang graduated from Renmin University and obtained a bachelor's degree in International Economics in 1996. In 2009, she received a diploma from part-time studies in the Application of Finance at Peking University, and in 2021 was awarded an EMBA by the China Europe International Business School (CEIBS) .