Liu Zhihua, male, Han nationality, is a native of Panjin, Liaoning province. He was born in 1949, and joined the CPC in 1984. Liu is a graduate student and senior economist. He was a member of the 8th CPC Beijing Municipal Committee. Liu held leading posts in the Beijing Labor Bureau, where he served as director and secretary of the leading Party group. He is the former vice-mayor of Beijing municipality.