Vice-Mayor Yang Bin
Mr. Yang Bin was born in Changyi, Shandong Province in December 1961, of the Han nationality. He started his career in September 1983 and joined the Communist Party of China in May 1985. Mr. Yang has a PhD degree in economics, obtained his master's degree (majoring in industrial economics) from an in-service graduate program at Renmin University of China, and holds the professional title of Professor-level Senior Engineer.
He now serves as Vice Mayor of the Beijing Municipality, and is a member of the CPC Leadership Group of the People's Government of Beijing Municipality.
Responsibilities: Mr. Yang Bin is in charge of works related to ecology and environment, transportation, cultural relics, civil air defence and consultancy.
Mr. Yang Bin oversees the work of Beijing Municipal Ecology and Environment Bureau, Beijing Municipal Commission of Transport, Beijing Municipal Administration of Cultural Heritage, Beijing Municipal Civil Air Defense Office, Counselors Office of the People's Government of Beijing Municipality (Beijing Historical and Cultural Research Institute) and Administrative Committee of Beijing Major Railway Stations Area.
Mr. Yang Bin is in charge of liaison with Beijing Municipal Postal Administration and China Railway Beijing Group Co., Ltd.
The previous leadership positions he held include:
Deputy Manager, Deputy Secretary of the Party General Branch and Manager of Beijing First Urban Construction Development Group;
Deputy Manager of Beijing Urban Construction Group Co., Ltd;
Deputy General Manager of Beijing Urban Development Group;
Deputy Party Secretary, Board Director and General Manager of Beijing Subway Construction Management Co., Ltd;
Member of the Standing Committee of the CPC Committee, Board Director, and Deputy General Manager of Beijing Subway Group;
Party Secretary and Chairman of Beijing MTR Construction Administration Corporation;
Deputy Secretary of the CPC Leadership Group and Director General of Beijing Major Projects Office;
Secretary of the CPC Leadership Group and Director General of the Beijing Municipal Commission of Housing and Urban-Rural Development;
Secretary of the CPC Tongzhou District Committee.