Former Senator Zhenya Wang

Former Senator

Party
Palmer United Party
Chamber
Senate

Seating Plan

Seating map

Biography

Parliamentary service
  • Elected to the Senate for Western Australia 2014 (term began 1.7.2014). Defeated at general elections, 2016.
Committee service
  • Joint Select: Trade and Investment Growth from 27.11.14 to 9.5.16.
  • Senate Select: Establishment of a National Integrity Commission from 25.2.16 to 9.5.16 (Chair from 25.2.16 to 9.5.16).
Parliamentary party positions
  • Palmer United Party Whip from 7.7.14 to 9.5.16.
Party positions
  • Member, Palmer United Party from 2013.
Personal
  • Born 20.1.1981, Nanjing, China.
  • Married.
Qualifications and occupation before entering Federal Parliament
  • BCivE (Southeast University, China), MEngStructures (Melb.).
  • Postgraduate Diploma in Planning and Design (Urban Planning)(Melb.).
  • Engineer, Australasian Resources Ltd 2006-10.
  • Chief Executive Officer, Australasian Resources Ltd 2010-14.
  • Managing Director, Australasian Resources 2012-14.