Mr. Liu is a professor-level senior engineer. He received a master of management degree from BI Norwegian School of Management, a doctorate degree in business administration from the Hong Kong Polytechnic University and is a visiting scholar at Harvard University and Yale University. He is granted a Special Allowance from the State Council and entitled as the National Model Worker.
Mr. Liu served as Director General of Shandong Mobile Telecommunications Administration, Director General of Network Department of China Mobile Communications Corporation, Chairman and President of China Mobile Group Shandong Company Limited, Chairman and President of China Mobile Group Zhejiang Company Limited, Vice President of China Mobile Communications Corporation and Chairman of China Tower Corporation Limited, Chairman of CMPak Limited in Pakistan. He is now President of China Telecommunications Corporation.