An Zhou

Senior Environmental Analyst, Responsible Sourcing Initiative, China and People & Communities Programs

An Zhou works on the technological aspects of cleaning up China’s manufacturing industry. He has spent more than a decade consulting for businesses and the government about supply-chain and sourcing practices, energy efficiency, renewable energy, and carbon management. Zhou has overseen more than 100 projects in China, covering textiles, chemicals, plastics, food and beverages, medicine, and commercial buildings. He holds a master’s degree in product management from RWTH Aachen University in Germany and another in industrial engineering from Beijing's Tsinghua University. He is based in NRDC's Beijing office.