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Li Hongzhong (李鴻忠)

Li Hongzhong (李鴻忠)

Li Hongzhong is the Communist Party secretary of Hubei province. A native of Changle in Shandong province. He was born in 1956 and joined the party in 1976. He graduated from Jilin University with a bachelor's in history in 1982.

Li began his career with the Shenyang municipal government and subsequently moved to Huizhou, where he was made deputy mayor and later mayor. He also held leading party posts in the southern city. He has served three terms as vice governor of Guangdong province. He was mayor of Shenzhen, secretary of the city's party committee, and an alternate member of the 16th CPC Central Committee. Between 2008 and 2010 he was the governor of Hubei province.

Li was an alternate member of the 17th CPC Central Committee. In 2010 he became Hubei's party secretary and in 2011 he became the director of the Hubei Provincial People's Congress Standing Committee. He is also a member of the 18th CPC Central Committee.

Born: 1956

Birthplace: Changle, Shandong Province

Education: BA History, Jilin University

Country of Citizenship: China

Career:

2012— Member, 18th CPC Central Committee

2011— Director, Provincial People's Congress, Standing Committee Hubei Province

2010— Secretary, CPC Provincial Committee Hubei Province

2008—2010 Governor, People's Government Hubei Province

2007—2012 Alternate Member, 17th CPC Central Committee

2007—2008 Vice-Governor, People's Government Hubei Province

2007—2008 Acting Governor, People's Government Hubei Province

2007—2010 Deputy Secretary, CPC Provincial Committee Hubei Province

2005—2007 Secretary, CPC City Committee Guangdong Province, Shenzhen City

2004—2007 Mayor, People's Government Guangdong Province, Shenzhen City

2003—2004 Acting Mayor, People's Government Guangdong Province, Shenzhen City

2003—2005 Deputy Secretary, CPC City Committee Guangdong Province, Shenzhen City

2002—2007 Alternate Member, 16th CPC Central Committee

2002—2007 Member, CPC, Provincial Committee, Standing Committee Guangdong Province

2001—2003 Vice-Governor, People's Government Guangdong Province

2000—2001 Secretary, CPC City Committee Guangdong Province, Huizhou City

1997—2002 Alternate Member, 15th CPC Central Committee

1996—2000 Mayor, People's Government Guangdong Province, Huizhou City

1995—1996 Acting Mayor, People's Government Guangdong Province, Huizhou City

1995—2000 Deputy Secretary, CPC City Committee Guangdong Province, Huizhou City

1988—1995 Vice-Mayor, People's Government Guangdong Province, Huizhou City

1987—1988 Deputy Director, Ministry of Electronics Industry CPC Leading Party Group, General Office

1985—1987 Secretary, Ministry of Electronics Industry, General Office

1982—1985 Staff Member, People's Government, General Office Liaoning Province, Shenyang City

1978—1982 Student, Jilin University, History Department Jilin Province, Jilin City

1975—1978 Cultural Revolution, Rusticated Youth Liaoning Province, Shenyang City

1975—1978 Deputy Director, Cultural Revolution, Revolutionary Committee Liaoning Province, Shenyang City

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