The ChemQuest Group, Inc. has announced the appointment of Dr. Zhiming "Jimmy" M. Zhou to the position of General Manager of its China territory. Prior to joining ChemQuest, Zhou worked for 3M where he served as team leader of Consumer Products and New Product Development. Zhiming earned his Ph.D. in polymer materials from the University of Leeds in England in 1994. He conducted his postdoctoral research in polymer science and engineering at the University of Massachusetts in 1996. Zhou holds a B.S. in polymer processing engineering and a M.Sc. in polymer materials and chemistry from South China University of Technology in Guangzhou, P.R. China.