BEIJING: APCO Worldwide has named James McGregor chairman for the agency's greater China region.
McGregor previously served as CEO of Dow Jones China, as well as the company's Taiwan bureau chief and China bureau chief. He has also worked as the China MD and partner at GIV Ventures and founder and CEO of JL McGregor & Co. Earlier in his career, he was a reporter in the Washington DC bureau of Knight-Ridder newspapers during the Reagan Administration.
The firm also promoted Jennifer Hart to deputy MD of the Beijing office. She joined the firm in 2001 and has worked in its Beijing and Chicago offices.