Sun Fuling, male, Han nationality, is a native of Shaoxing, Zhejiang Province.
Sun spent much of his career in business. He began as the head of his family's flour mill. He later became director of the Beijing Municipal Services Administration. Following the Cultural Revolution, he served as deputy director of the Beijing Foreign Trade Bureau. Sun later became vice-mayor of Beijing. Sun was also active in the leadership of the All-China Federation of Industry and Commerce.
Sun was a standing committee member of the 6th and 7th CPPCC National Committees and vice-chairman of the 8th and 9th CPPC National Committees.