He Lifeng, male, Han nationality, is a native of Meizhou, Guangdong province. He was born in 1955, attended the graduate school of Xiamen University, and joined the CPC in 1981. He was elected secretary of the Quanzhou City CPC Committee of Fujian province in 1998, and he became secretary of the Xiamen City CPC Committee in 2005. He Lifeng wa an alternate member of the 17th CPC Central Committee and Deputy Secretary of the the Tianjin CPC Municipal Committee.
He was an Alternate Member of the 18th CPC Central Committee and is a member of the 19th CPC Central Committee. From In June 2014 to 2017, he was Deputy Director of the National Development and Reform Commission (NDRC). He became Minister of the NDRC in 2017.