Shousheng (Chinese: 徐守盛;
Pinyin: Xú Shǒushèng; born 1953) is a
served as the Governor of Gansu
since January 2007.
born in China's Jiangsu
He joined the Communist Party of China
prequisite for political office, in October 1973. He was transferred
from Jiangsu to Gansu in 2001 when
he was appointed to head the Communist Party of China's Gansu
Provincial Committee organization department.
Xu Shousheng was first appointed as Governor of Gansu
in January 2007. He was
re-elected by the Gansu Provincial People's Congress on January 26
As Governor of Gansu, Xu is responsible for the personnel
of the province. The
Governorship ranks second in the province behind the Communist
Party of China Provincial Committee Secretary.