Consul General Hong Lei*

Bio Information

China, People's Republic of
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Mr. Hong Lei, born in August 1969, graduated with a BA degree.

  • 1991-1994: Staff member, Attaché, Department of Information, Ministry of Foreign Affairs of China (MFA)
  • 1994-1997: Attaché, Third Secretary, Chinese Embassy in the Netherlands
  • 1997-2000: Third Secretary, Deputy Division Director, Department of Information, MFA
  • 2000-2004: Second Secretary, First Secretary, Chinese Consulate General in San Francisco
  • 2004-2007: First Secretary, Division Director, Counsellor, Department of Information, MFA
  • 2007-2010: Counsellor, Department of Information, MFA
  • 2010-2016: Foreign Ministry Spokesperson, Deputy Director General, Department of Information, MFA
  • 2016-: Consul General of China to Chicago

Married with a son.

Consul General Hong Lei left his post in August 2018.

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