Li Chunyou, a native of Wenling, Zhejiang Province, was born in May 1949. He is a CPC member. He is an expert on ancient Chinese architecture and a senior engineer, specializing in garden architecture and stone sculpture research and creation. He is President of the Zhejiang Gujin Institute of Garden Architecture and member of the UNESCO’s Experts Group. He was engaged as a research fellow of the Counsellors’ Office of the State Council in November 2012.