Guo Shengkun, male, Han nationality, is a native of Xingguo County, Jiangxi province. He was born in 1954, joined the CPC in 1974, and graduated from the Jiangxi Institute of Metallurgy. He is a professor of engineering.
He served as an alternate member of the 16th and 17th CPC Central Committees. He was secretary of the Guangxi Zhuang Autonomous Regional CPC Committee from 2007 - 2012. In 2012 he became a member of the 18th CPC Central Committee and Minister of Public Security. In 2013 he became State Councilor of State Council and Director of the National Anti-Terror Work Leading Group.
In 2017 he became a member 19th CPC Central Committee's Politburo and Secretariat.