Li Jianhong, male, Han nationality, is a native of Hubei province. He was born in 1956, and obtained a MBA from East London University in England and a master's degree from Jilin University.
Li has extensive experience in corporate operations and management, ship repair, and assets management. He was awarded as a "National Role Model" and a "National Outstanding Youth Entrepreneur." Li was elected as a vice-president of the China Ocean Shipping Group Company in 2000.