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Revision History:

Biography Revised: 6/4/2013
Career Data Updated: 6/4/2013

PHOTO: Wu Shengli
Wu Shengli 吴胜利
Member, 18th CPC, Central Committee; Member, 18th CPC, Central Committee, Central Military Commission; Commander, PLA, Services and Arms, Navy
Born: 1945

Biography

Wu Shengli, male, Han Nationality, is a native of Wuqiao County, Hebei Province. He was born in 1945, and joined the PLA in 1964. He was admitted as student to PLA Institute of Surveying and Mapping in 1964. After graduated from college, he had severed in Navy for more than 40 years. In 2004, he was promoted as vice chief of the General Staff, and became navy commander in 2006. He was Rear Admiral in 1994, Vice Admiral in 2003 and is Admiral since 2007. He was a Member of the 17th CPC Central Committee, a member of 17th CPC Central Military Commission.

He is a member of PRC Central Military Commission and in 2012 he became member of the 18th CPC Central Committee and a member of the 18th CPC Central Military Commission.

Career Data

2012—2017 Member, 18th CPC, Central Committee
2012—2017 Member, 18th CPC, Central Committee, Central Military Commission
2008— Member, Central Military Commission of the PRC
2008—2013 Deputy, 11th NPC
2007—2012 Member, 17th CPC, Central Committee
2007— Admiral, PLA, Services and Arms, Navy
2007—2012 Delegate, 17th CPC, National Congress
2007—2012 Member, 17th CPC, Central Committee, Central Military Commission
2006— Deputy Secretary, PLA, Services and Arms, Navy CPC, Party Committee
2006— Commander, PLA, Services and Arms, Navy
2004—2006 Member, PLA, Headquarters of the General Staff CPC, Party Committee
2004—2006 Deputy Chief, PLA, Headquarters of the General Staff
2003—2007 Vice-Admiral, PLA, Services and Arms, Navy
2003—2007 Lieutenant General, PLA, Services and Arms, Navy
2002—2004 Deputy Commander, PLA, Regions, Guangzhou Military Region Guangdong Province, Guangzhou City
2002—2004 Member, PLA, Regions, Guangzhou Military Region CPC, Party Committee, Standing Committee
2002—2004 Deputy Secretary, PLA, Services and Arms, Navy, South China Sea Fleet CPC, Party Committee
2002—2004 Commander, PLA, Services and Arms, Navy, South China Sea Fleet
1999—2002 Member, PLA, Services and Arms, Navy, East China Sea Fleet CPC, Party Committee
1999—2002 Deputy Commander, PLA, Services and Arms, Navy, East China Sea Fleet
1997—1999 Commander, PLA, Services and Arms, Navy, Naval Base Fujian Province
1994—2003 Rear Admiral, PLA, Services and Arms, Navy
1994—1997 President, Dalian Naval Academy Liaoning Province, Dalian City
1992—1994 Chief-of-Staff, PLA, Services and Arms, Navy, Naval Base Fujian Province
1964 Joined, PLA


Recent Travel & Appearances

14 Sep 17 Two senior PLA officers get new appointments
07 Mar 17 PLA generals resolved to build strong armed forces
16 Nov 16 Was in Beijing Municipality and met with the following:
Mohammad Nizamuddin Ahmed (Chief of Naval Staff of the Bangladesh Navy)
Chinese naval commander meets Bangladesh counterpart
07 Sep 16 Was in Beijing Municipality and met with the following:
Enrique Larrañaga (Commander-in-Chief of the Chilean Navy)
Chinese Navy Commander meets with Chilean counterpart
18 Jul 16 Was in Beijing Municipality and met with the following:
John Richardson (Chief of Naval Operations)
PLA navy chief urges China-U.S. cooperation in handling South China Sea
11 Jan 16 China's new Central Military Commission organ established
01 Jan 16 China establishes Rocket Force and Strategic Support Force
19 Nov 15 China demands U.S. stop "provocations" in South China Sea
23 Oct 15 Was in Beijing Municipality
Wu Shengli meets with U.S. navy captain delegation
19 Jan 15 Was in Beijing Municipality and met with the following:
George Zambellas (Sea Lord and Chief of Naval Staff of Britain)
Wu Shengli meets with British Sea Lord

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