Bao Yujun, male, Mongol nationality, was born in 1942 in Nantong, Jiangsu, Province. He joined the CPC in 1965, and he graduated from the journalism faculty of the People's University of China in 1966. He held high-ranking positions in the "People's Daily," becoming deputy editor-in-chief in 1988.
Bao also held executive positions in several press associations, including the China Association for Newspaper Management and the Chinese Advertising Association.
Bao was elected vice-chairman of the 8th Executive Committee of the All-China Federation of Industry and Commerce in 1996. He was the Deputy Secretary of the CPPCC; he is the president of China Private Enterprises Association and the Honorary President of China Enterprises International Development Association, member of Committee for Social and Legal Affairs of CPPCC.