Geng Huichang, male, Han nationality, is a native of Hebei province. He was born in 1951, and he is a member of the CPC. He served as deputy director general of the China International Cultural Exchange Center and vice-minister of the Ministry of State Security before being promoted as minister of the Ministry of State Security in 2007.
He was a member of the 10th CPPCC National Committee and the 17th CPC Central Committee. He is a member of the 18th CPC Central Committee. He served as Minister of the Ministry of State Security from 2013 to 2016. In 2016 Geng became deputy director of the Subcommittee for Hong Kong, Macao, Taiwan and Overseas Chinese.