Mr. Li Kouqing is the Secretary of the CPC Committee and the President of Shanghai National Accounting Institute (SNAI) and Asia-Pacific Finance and Development Institute (AFDI). He is also a member of the Education Advisory Group of IFRS Foundation; Advisory specialist on Management Accounting of the Ministry of Finance of China; Executive Member of the Council of the Accounting Society of China and Executive Member of the Council of China Association of Chief Financial Officers. He is an expert entitled to the special subsidy from the State Council.
Prior to joining SNAI in 2000, Li had been teaching in the Department of Economics and Trade, Shanghai University of Finance and Economics (SUFE) since 1988. From 1998 to 2000, he was the Principal Coordinator of the Sino-US Joint MBA Program at SUFE.
Li earned his professorship in 2000. He received his Doctoral Degree in Business Administration from SUFE. From 1996 to 1997, he was a visiting scholar at the American Graduate School of International Management (Thunderbird).