Wang Yong is endorsed as the state councilor of China at the sixth plenary meeting of the first session of the 12th National People's Congress (NPC) in Beijing, capital of China, March 16, 2013. (Photo/Xinhua)
Wang Yong, born in December 1955, is a member of the 18th CPC Central Committee, state councilor, and a member of the State Council Leading Party Members’ Group. He has been head of the State-owned Assets Supervision and Administration Commission and secretary of its CPC committee since 2010.
Wang entered the workforce in August 1969, and joined the CPC in August 1974.