Chen Mei was an officer in the Compact Navy. In 432 IE, she held the rank of commander serving as first officer of the Anna Khirovsky. When Jez Salamacis murdered Captain Aiken Hiller in CNC in front of the the entire crew, Chen had her arrested. She also arrested Suicide, holding her partially responsible for Hiller’s death. She immediately became the Khirovsky‘s captain. However, she released Suicide after hearing about her mission. She also released Salamacis to her custody. Rather than Section 11 President ‘s chief of staff, Chen found it more expedient to let Salamacis face justice at the hands of the Amargosans.
Chen’s given name is not mentioned in an narrative. It’s here for future reference.
Appearances: Suicide Run