Wu Guanzheng, male, 63, Han nationality, is a native of Yugan, Jiangxi Province. He was born in August 1938, joined the CPC in March 1962 and entered the workforce in April 1968. Wu graduated with a specialty in thermal measurement and automatic controls from the Power Department of Tsinghua University. He is a postgraduate and an engineer.
Wus' early career was spent in Wuhan, Hubei Province in a series of science and technology positions. In the mid 1980s, Wu was secretary of the CPC Wuhan Municipal Committee and Mayor of Wuhan. Later he moved to Jiangxi Province where he became secretary of the CPC Jiangxi Provincial Committee and Governor of the Province.
Wu was an alternate member of the 12th CPC Central Committee, a member of the 13th, 14th and 15th CPC Central Committees and a member of the Politburo of the 15th CPC Central Committee.
Wu is currently a member of the 16th CPC Central Committee and a member of the Politburo Standing Committee. He is also Secretary of the Central Commission for Discipline Inspection.