Li Lecheng

Summary

Li Lecheng (Chinese: 李乐成; born 27 March 1965) is a Chinese politician who is the current governor of Liaoning, in office since 20 October 2021. previously he served as executive vice governor of Hubei.

Li Lecheng
李乐成
Governor of Liaoning
Assumed office
20 October 2021
Party SecretaryZhang Guoqing
Preceded byLiu Ning
Personal details
Born (1965-03-27) 27 March 1965 (age 57)
Jianli County, Hubei, China
Political partyCommunist Party of China
Alma materHuazhong University of Science and Technology
Chinese name
Simplified Chinese李乐成
Traditional Chinese李樂成

BiographyEdit

Li was born in Jianli County, Hubei, on 27 March 1965. In 1980, he entered Huazhong Institute of Technology (now Huazhong University of Science and Technology), majoring in mechanical manufacturing process equipment and automation, where he graduated in 1984.

Li served in several posts at Shayang Machinery Factory in Jingmen since August 1984, including technician, director of Technology Section, director of Technology Development Office, deputy factory director, and factory director. He joined the Communist Party of China (CPC) in December 1991. He served as deputy general manager of Jingmen Machinery Metallurgical Industry Corporation in December 1996, and soon promoted to the general manager position in February 1998. In November 2000, he became vice chairman of Hubei Dongguang Group Co., Ltd., rising to chairman the next year.

Li got involved in politics in January 2002, when he was admitted to member of the standing committee of the CPC Jingmen Municipal Committee, the city's top authority. He was appointed president of Jingmen Trade Union Federation in February 2002, concurrently serving as head of Organization Department since September 2003. In January 2007, he was elevated to vice mayor. In February 2008, he was promoted to acting mayor of Yichang, confirmed in March of that same year.[1] In March 2013, he was appointed director of Hubei Provincial Development and Reform Commission, he remained in that position until February 2017, when he was transferred to Xiangyang and appointed party secretary, the top political position in the city.[2] In June 2017, he was promoted to member of the standing committee of the CPC Hubei Provincial Committee, the province's top authority. He rose to become executive vice governor of Hubei in January 2021.[3]

On 20 October 2021, he was promoted again to become acting governor of Liaoning, replacing Liu Ning, who was transferred to Guangxi and appointed party secretary.[4]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Shi Lanlan (石兰兰) (25 March 2013). 马旭明任宜昌市委副书记 李乐成任湖北省发改委主任. ce.cn (in Chinese). Retrieved 20 October 2021.
  2. ^ 湖北省发改委主任李乐成调任襄阳市委书记. thepaper (in Chinese). 28 February 2017. Retrieved 20 October 2021.
  3. ^ Yi Yi (伊一) (22 January 2021). 李乐成任湖北省副省长. ce.cn (in Chinese). Retrieved 20 October 2021.
  4. ^ Zhong Yuhao (钟煜豪) (20 October 2021). 李乐成任辽宁省代省长,此前担任湖北省常务副省长. thepaper (in Chinese). Retrieved 20 October 2021.
Government offices
Preceded by Mayor of Yichang
2008–2013
Succeeded by
Ma Xuming [zh]
Preceded by
Wang Jianming [zh]
Director of Hubei Provincial Development and Reform Commission
2013–2017
Succeeded by
Preceded by Executive Vice Governor of Hubei
2021
Succeeded by
TBA
Preceded by Governor of Liaoning
2021–present
Incumbent
Party political offices
Preceded by Communist Party Secretary of Xiangyang
2017–2021
Succeeded by
Ma Xuming [zh]