Member of the International Advisory Board, BOAO Forum for Asia, Former Vice Minister and the Chief Negotiator of Ministry of Foreign Trade and Economic Cooperation
Mr. Long is member of the International Advisory Board, BOAO Forum for Asia. He served as the director-general of international department of Ministry of Foreign Trade and Economic Cooperation (MOFTEC), Vice Minister of MOFTEC, and the Chief Negotiator for China's accession to the world trade organization. He was Secretary-General of BOAO Forum for Asia from 2003 to 2010.
Mr. Long was awarded "CCTV 2003 Annual Economic People". He received a special award by the United Nations Secretary General Mr. Kofi Annan in October 2004, for his outstanding contribution to the UN partnership in China and in promoting the values of the UN.
Mr. Long received his BA Degree of British and American Literature in the Guizhou University in 1965. He had his post graduate study in economics at London School of Economics and Political Science (LSE) from 1973 to 1974 and was awarded the honorary degree of Doctor of Science (Economics) by LSE.