In order to expand the academic strength of the editorial team and the better development of the journal, Prof. Zeshui Xu is now appointed as the Co-Editor-in-Chief of Journal of Business Administration Research.

Prof. Zeshui Xu is currently a Professor with the Business School, Sichuan University, Chengdu China. He has been elected as Academician of IASCYS (International academy for systems and cybernetic sciences), Fellow of IEEE (Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers), Fellow of IFSA (International Fuzzy Systems Association), Fellow of RSA (Royal Society of Arts), Fellow of IET (Institution of Engineering and Technology), Fellow of BCS (British Computer Society), and ranked 320th among World’s Top 100,000 Scientists in 2019. He has contributed more than 500 SCI/SSCI articles to professional journals, and is among the world’s top 1% most highly cited researchers with about 54,000 citations, his h-index is 116. He is currently the Associate Editors of IEEE Transactions on Fuzzy Systems, IEEE Access, Information Sciences, Fuzzy Optimization and Decision Making, International Journal of Fuzzy Systems, International Journal of Machine Learning and Cybernetics, etc., and also a member of Editorial (Advisory) Boards of more than forty professional journals.

We hope that under the leadership of the Editor-in-Chief Prof. Giuseppe Caristi and the Co-Editor-in-Chief Prof. Zeshui Xu , and with the joint efforts of the entire editorial board, the journal will soon become an excellent journal in the business administration field.