Male, Han nationality, is a native of Gaizhou, Liaoning Province. He was born in 1937.
- 1962 — joined the CPC.
- 1959–1960 — studied at the Chinese University of Science and Technology
- 1960–1965 — studied and graduated from the Mendeleev Chemical Technology Institute in Moscow.
- 1985 became the secretary of CPC Liaoning Committee.
- 1986 became the secretary of CPC Anhui Committee.
- 1988–1993 — served as the governor of the People's Bank of China.