Born in Batou City (Inner Mongolia, China) in 1965. Bachelor's Degree and Master's Degree in Electric and Automation Engineering from Tianjin University. Master's degree in Management of Technology from the Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute (RPI). Currently he holds the office of Board Director of CDP Reti S.p.A., SNAM S.p.A., Terna S.p.A. and IPTO S.A.( the Transmission System Operator for the Hellenic Electricity Transmission System). He has held the position of Deputy General Manager of the European Representative Office of the State Grid Corporation of China from January 2013 to December 2014. He has held the following positions at the State Grid Tianjin Electric Power Company: Vice Chief Technical Officer from December 2008 to September 2012, Director of the Economic and Legal Department from June 2011 to September 2012, Director of the Planning and Development Department from October 2005 to December 2008, Director of the Planning and Design Department from January 2002 to October 2005. Lastly, he was Head of the Tianjin Binhai Power Company from December 2008 to March 2010 and Chairman of the Tianjin Electric Power Design Institute from June 2000 to January 2002.