Wang Lequan, male, 57, Han nationality, is a native of Shouguang, Shandong Province. He was born in December 1944, joined the CPC in March 1966 and entered the workforce in September 1965. Wang received his postgraduate education at the Central Party School of the CPC Central Committee.
Wang spent his early career Shouguang County, Shandong Province. He occupied a series of Party positions and in 1989, became vice governor as well. Next he was transferred to Xinjing Uygur Autonomous Region, where he was vice-chairman of the Xinjing Uygur Autonomous Region People's Congress and secretary of the CPC Xinjing Uygur Autonomous Region Committee until 2010.
Wang was an alternate member of the 14th CPC Central Committee and a member of the 15th CPC Central Committee. He was a member of the 16th CPC Central Committee and a member of its Politburo.
He is currently a member of the Politboro of the 17th CPC Central Committee and a member of the 17th CPC Central Committee and in 2010 he became deputy secretary of the Political and Legislative Affairs Committee of the CPC Central Committee.