Edward started his career with ABB China in 1996 and joined Swire Group’s MRO arm, also known as TAECO, in 1998.
He joined Airbus China as a Customer Support Director in 2007. While working for Airbus, Mr. Chen successfully developed and delivered service packages to several airlines in China, including both state-owned and start-up airlines.
Edward returned to HAECO as a VP-Project in 2011, responsible for freighter conversions and part manufacturing business development.
In 2017, Edward founded Xiamen Zentec Aviation Technology Company Limited. Zentec is a dedicated third party NDI (Non-destructive Inspection) services provider, approved by CAAC.
Edward also provides consulting and advisory services to Xiamen City government for aviation affairs on a part time basis.