Liu Peng, male, Han nationality. He was born in 1951, joined the CPC in 1979, and graduated from the Solid Mechanics Department of the graduate school of Chongqing Mechanical Engineering University. He has a master's degree in engineering.
Liu held leading posts in Sichuan, where he served as deputy secretary of the Sichuan Provincial CPC Committee in the early 1990's and again in 2002. He served as deputy director of the propaganda department of the CPC Central Committee until 2002.
Liu is director of the State General Administration of Sports and a member of the 18th CPC Central Committee. In 2015 he was named Executive Chairman, Chinese Olympic Committee, Beijing 2022 Winter Olympics Organizational Committee.