Mao Weiming


Mao Weiming (Chinese: 毛伟明, born May 1961) is a Chinese politician, serving since November 2020 as the Governor of the Hunan Province.

Mao Weiming
Governor of Hunan
Assumed office
November 2020
Preceded byXu Dazhe
Personal details
BornMay 1961 (age 60–61)
Quzhou, Zhejiang
Political partyCommunist Party of China
Alma materZhejiang University


Mao was born in Quzhou, Zhejiang. He graduated from Zhejiang University in 1982, majoring chemical engineering. In September 1985, he joined the Communist Party. He had been served as the Secretary-General of Jiangsu Province (2013), the Deputy Minister of Industry and Information Technology (2013–2015), the Executive Deputy Governor of Jiangxi Province (2015–January 2020), and Chairman of the State Grid Corporation of China (January–November 2020).

In November 2020, Mao was named the Deputy Party Secretary and acting Governor of Hunan.[1][2][3] He was elected as the Governor in January 2021.

Mao is a delegate to the 11th, 12th and 13th National People's Congress. He is also an alternate member of the 19th Central Committee of the CPC.


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  2. ^ "毛伟明任湖南省代省长 许达哲辞去省长职务(图|简历)". 中国经济网 (in Chinese). Retrieved 28 November 2020.
  3. ^ "国家电网"一把手"毛伟明调任湖南省委副书记". 中国经营网 (in Chinese). Retrieved 28 November 2020.