Chen Weijun becomes the youngest top party official in Zhejiang

Chen Weijun becomes the youngest top party official in Zhejiang

NewsZhejiang vice governor and Wenzhou party secretary Chen Weijun (陈伟俊) joins the Zhejiang party standing committee at age 53.

Quick Take: Born in June 1966, Chen is the youngest vice governor and the youngest standing committee member in Zhejiang. A local political star, Chen started his political career from his hometown in Ninghai, and served in several prefectures in Zhejiang. In the past 30 months, he was promoted consecutively from deputy party secretary of Huzhou, a prefecture in Zhejiang to party secretary, then to Zhejiang vice governor and Wenzhou party secretary, and a standing committee member in Zhejiang.