Cui Jizhe, male, Han nationality, is a native of Xiao County, Anhui province. He was born in 1950, joined the CPC in 1986, and graduated from the Chinese Department of Nankai University. Cui worked at the Shanxi Branch of the Xinhua News Agency and served as reporter and deputy director of the Editorial Department, and vice-president and deputy secretary of the Leading Party Group. He is a senior reporter. He is currently serving as vice-president of the Xinhua News Agency.