Yang Chonghui, male, Han nationality, is a native of Yanting County, Sichuan Province. He was born in 1945, joined the CPC in 1966 and graduated from Chongqing Medical College and entered the work force in 1970.
Yang spent approximately 17 years in Party leadership roles with the CYLC in Sichaun Province. In 1982, he became secretary of the CPC Ya'an Prefectural Commtitee. He later became vice-governor of Sichuan Province and chairman of 8th CPPCC Yunnan Provincial Committee.
He is currently a member of the 17th CPC Central Committee and Vice-Chairman of the 11th CPPCC Subcommittee for Hong Kong, Macao and Taiwan Compatriots and Overseas Chinese.