Compiled from the following sources:

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Who's Who, Current Chinese Leaders
Wen Wei Publishing Company, Ltd. 2003-2005

People's Daily Online


XINHUA Online (China View)


Revision History:

Biography Revised: 11/7/2017
Career Data Updated: 11/7/2017

PHOTO: Guo Shengkun
Guo Shengkun 郭声琨
Member, 19th CPC, Central Committee, Politburo; State Councilor, State Council; Director, National Anti-Terror Work Leading Group
Born: 1954

Biography

Guo Shengkun, male, Han nationality, is a native of Xingguo County, Jiangxi province. He was born in 1954, joined the CPC in 1974, and graduated from the Jiangxi Institute of Metallurgy. He is a professor of engineering.

He served as an alternate member of the 16th and 17th CPC Central Committees. He was secretary of the Guangxi Zhuang Autonomous Regional CPC Committee from 2007 - 2012. In 2012 he became a member of the 18th CPC Central Committee and Minister of Public Security. In 2013 he became State Councilor of State Council and Director of the National Anti-Terror Work Leading Group.

In 2017 he became a member 19th CPC Central Committee's Politburo and Secretariat.

Career Data

2017— Member, 19th CPC, Central Committee, Politburo
2017— Member, 19th CPC, Central Committee
2017— Member, 19th CPC, Central Committee, Politburo, Secretariat
2013— Director, National Anti-Terror Work Leading Group
2013— State Councilor, State Council
2012—2017 Member, 18th CPC, Central Committee
2012—2017 Minister, Ministry of Public Security
2007—2012 Alternate Member, 17th CPC, Central Committee
2007—2012 Secretary, CPC, Autonomous Regional Committee Guangxi Zhuang Autonomous Region
2004—2007 Vice-Chairman, Autonomous Region People's Government Guangxi Zhuang Autonomous Region
2004—2007 Deputy Secretary, CPC, Autonomous Regional Committee Guangxi Zhuang Autonomous Region
2002—2007 Alternate Member, 16th CPC, Central Committee
2001—2004 General Manager, Aluminum Corporation of China Limited
2001—2004 Secretary, Aluminum Corporation of China Limited CPC, Party Branch
2000—2001 Group Leader, Aluminum Corporation of China, Preparatory Group
1997—1998 Deputy Manager, China National Nonferrous Metals Industry Corporation
1994—1996 Graduate Student, Central South University Hunan Province, Changsha City (Formerly called Central South University of Technology)
1993—1997 Secretary, China National Nonferrous Metals Industry Corporation, Nanchang Branch CPC, Party Branch Jiangxi Province, Nanchang City
1992—1993 Secretary, China National Nonferrous Metals Industry Corporation CPC, Party Committee
1985—1993 Superintendent, China National Nonferrous Metals Industry Corporation
1979—1985 Secretary, Ministry of Metallurgical Industry, Machinery Department CPC, Party Branch
1979—1985 Technician, Ministry of Metallurgical Industry, Machinery Department
1979—1985 Section Chief, Ministry of Metallurgical Industry, Machinery Department
1977—1979 Student, Jiangxi Metallurgical Institute
1974 Joined, CPC


Recent Travel & Appearances

08 Nov 17 Public security organs urged to play bigger role in building a safe China
04 Nov 17 Zhao Kezhi was appointed minister of public security, replaced Guo Shengkun
31 Oct 17 Guo Shengkun vows to implement spirit of CPC congress
25 Oct 17 List of members of 19th CPC Central Committee Secretariat
06 Oct 17 Travelled to USA, Washington D.C.
Law enforcement, cybersecurity dialogue strengthens China-U.S. cooperation
25 Aug 17 Was in Beijing Municipality and met with the following:
Terry Branstad (U.S. Ambassador to China)
China, U.S. prepare for law enforcement, cyber security dialogue
15 Jun 17 Official urges enhanced fight against gang-related crime
15 Jun 17 China's top legislature schedules bi-monthly session
22 May 17 Was in Beijing Municipality and met with the following:
Lai Tung-kwok (Secretary for Security of the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region)
Guo Shengkun meets Hong Kong security head
06 Apr 17 Travelled to Kazakhstan, Astana
China ready to improve security cooperation among SCO members

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