Li Kemu, male, Han nationality, was born in 1952. Before he joined the Dongcheng District Development Planning Commission in 1974, Li served as an employee at a farm and factory. In 1982, he joined the Central Institute of Cameralistics and Finance and then worked at the Development Research Center of State Council.
Li served as the deputy director of the general office of the Central Financial and Economic Leadership Group. He has written books on macroeconomic studies.