Former President of China Merchants Bank /Member of China Entrepreneur Club

Short Biography

Dr. Ma Weihua was the Executive Director, President and CEO of China Merchants Bank. He was concurrently the Chairman of the Board of Directors for Wing Lung Bank Ltd., CIGNA & CMC Life Insurance Company Ltd. and China Merchants Fund.

He holds a PhD in economics. Dr. Ma was a Deputy to the 10th National People’s Congress (NPC) a member of the 11th and 12th National Committee of the Chinese People’s Political Consultative Conference (CPPCC).

Currently, he holds positions in many organizations, serving as the Chairman of National Fund for Technology Transfer and Commercialization (NFTTC), Chairman of China Global Philanthropy Institute and Chairman of One Foundation.

Dr. Ma is also an adjunct professor in several top Chinese universities including Peking University and Tsinghua University. In March 2019, Dr. Ma was appointed the Chairman of SDG Financing Advisory Committee and UNDP China Special Advisor.

Before joining China Merchants Bank, Dr. Ma also held several government positions, including Director of the Party Office in CPC Liao Ning Committee and CPC An Hui Committee, Deputy Director of the General Office of PBC, Deputy Director of the Finance and Planning Office of PBC, as well as Governor of PBC Hainan Branch and Chief of SAFE Hainan Branch.