Xu Bo is an Adjunct Fellow at the Charhar Institute in Beijing. He successively held the posts of Secondary Secretary of Mission of the People’s Republic of China to the Europe Union, Counsel General of Consulate-General of the People’s Republic of China in Strasbourg, and First Secretary of Embassy of the People’s Republic of China in the Republic of France. From 2004 to 2010, he was appointed Director of International Liaison Department, International Exhibition Department, and Foreign Affairs Office of the Shanghai World Expo. From 2011 to 2016, he was entitled as Director-General of strategic affairs in UNESCO. He is the author of Expo Etiquette and Intercultural Dialogue in Shanghai Expo. He received his BA in French and international law. He obtained his Ph.D. in economics.