Wang Zhengwei, male, Hui nationality, is a native of Tongxin County of Ningxia Hui Autonomous Region. He was born in 1957, entered the work force in 1974 and joined the CPC in 1981. Wang graduated from Chinese Department of Ningxia University with a Bachelor Degree in 1982 and from Central University for Nationalities with a Doctorate Degree in 2003.
He was a member of the 16th, 17th and 18th CPC Central Committees. In 2008 he became Chairman of the Autonomous Region People's Government of the Ningxia Hui Autonomous Region. He was Minister of the State Ethnic Affairs Commission from 2013 to 2018.
He is now a member of the 19th CPC Central Committee.