Jan Zhang is a senior manager with the Manufacturing Technology group, and the manager of the IHS Shanghai office. Jan has been with the company since 2006, and has been involved with a broad range of syndicated research projects and customized projects, covering both the World market and China market. Jan is also a frequent speaker at key industry trade shows and conferences.
Jan leads a team of 7 analysts based in China, Japan, Germany and India who research the market for industrial automation. The team publishes research covering areas such as: motion controls, linear motion products, gearboxes and geared motors, mechanical components, industrial robots & service robots, industrial controls, machinery production, China smart manufacturing, etc. The local research team in China and Japan researches all aspects of the Chinese and Japanese industrial automation market. Jan’s focus area is mainly industrial controllers.
Jan holds a Bachelor degree in industrial design from Shanghai Jiao Tong University. She is based in the company’s Shanghai, China office.