Zhang Mao, male, Han nationality, is a native of Juye, Shandong province. He was born in 1954, joined the CPC in 1973, and holds a master's degree in law. He is a senior economic administrator. Zhang Mao began his career at the Beijing Glass Factory, where he held leading Party positions. Subsequently he held Party posts in the Haidian district of Beijing.
He was elected vice-mayor of Beijing in 1998. As vice-mayor, Zhang was responsible for restructuring the economy of the city, foreign trade, foreign affairs, personnel, cultural issues, and health care issues.
In 2006, Zhang Mao became vice-chairman of the State Development and Reform Commission. In 2009 he became Secretary of the CPC Leading Party Group of the Ministry of Health.
He was a member of the 18th CPC Central Committee and from 2013 to 2018 he was Director of State Administration of Industry and Commerce. In 2018 he was named Director of the National Markets Supervision Management Bureau.