Tan Xuxiang, male, Han ethnic group, was born in May 1966 in Wuhu, Anhui Province, and joined the Communist Party of China in November, 2004. Tan started his career in July 1989 upon graduation from Tongji University with a Bachelor's degree in urban planning. He is a professor-level senior engineer. He is currently a deputy to the 13th National People's Congress, a member of the 12th CPC Beijing Municipal Committee, Vice Mayor of Beijing, and a member of the Party Leadership Group of the People's Government of Beijing Municipality.
Responsibilities: Tan is in charge of environment, urban management, water, cultural heritage, civil air defense and public complaints and also assists in emergency management.
Tan oversees Beijing Municipal Ecology and Environment Bureau, Beijing Municipal Commission of Urban Management (Office of Beijing Urban Environmental Development Committee), Beijing Water Authority, Beijing Municipal Cultural Heritage Bureau, Beijing Municipal Civil Air Defense Office, Beijing Municipal Public Complaints Office and the Tiananmen Management Committee of the People's Government of Beijing Municipality.
Tan assists in overseeing Beijing Emergency Management Bureau.
Tan is in charge of liaison with Beijing Meteorological Service, Beijing Fire and Rescue Corps, Beijing Earthquake Agency, North China Branch of the State Grid Corporation of China and Beijing Electric Power Corporation.
The previous positions Tan held include:
Deputy Director and then Director of Science and Technology Affairs Division and Director of Chief Engineer's Office of China Academy of Urban Planning and Design;
Deputy Chief Planner, Director of the Overall Planning Division, member of the CPC Leadership Group and Deputy Director-General of Beijing Municipal Commission of Planning (Office of Beijing Planning and Construction Commission);
Member of the Standing Committee of the CPC Daxing District Committee and Deputy Mayor of Daxing District;
Deputy Secretary of the CPC Daxing District Committee and Secretary of the Political and Legal Affairs Commission of the CPC Daxing District Committee;
Deputy Party Secretary, Deputy Mayor, Acting Mayor, and Mayor of Daxing District, and then Deputy Secretary of Beijing Economic and Technological Development Area Related Work Commission of the CPC Beijing Municipal Committee;
Secretary of the CPC Daxing District Committee and Secretary of Beijing Economic and Technological Development Area Related Work Commission of the CPC Beijing Municipal Committee.
Secretary of the Party Leadership Group and Director-General of Beijing Municipal Commission of Development and Reform, Director-General of the Office of Beijing Municipal Leading Group for Energy and Economic Operation Regulation (concurrently), and Director-General of the Office of Leading Group for Coordinated Development of Beijing-Tianjin-Hebei Region under the CPC Beijing Municipal Committee and the People's Government of Beijing Municipality (concurrently).