Advisory Board


Yin Liming

China Great Wall Industry Corporation (CGWIC)


Born in Jiangsu Province in 1962, Mr. Yin Liming graduated from Northwestern Telecommunication Engineering Institute with a bachelor degree in Engineering. He later obtained his MBA degree from the renowned Tsinghua University.

Mr. Yin started his career in 1983 in System Integration Department of China Academy of Space Technology (CAST). He served successively as technician, engineer, senior engineer and researcher in his earlier career life.

In 1994, he was appointed successively as Deputy Director of Research Center of System Integration Department, Deputy Director-General and Director-General of System Integration Department. In September 2003, he was assigned as Chief Engineer of CAST. In April 2005, he was appointed asVice President of CAST. He was also President of Dongfanghong Satellite Co., Ltd. during this period.

Mr. Yin Liming has a strong background in satellite sector. While working in CAST, Mr. Yin participated in design, manufacturing and program management of telecommunications satellites, remote sensing satellites and small satellites etc.. He presided over numbers of satellite programs. He once held the position of Chief System Engineer for the lunar exploration satellite program of China. 

During his tenure at CAST, Mr. Yin was responsible for marketing development and international cooperation for commercial satellites programs. He was directly involved in marketing development, satellite manufacture and program management of the first two in-orbit delivery programs of Chinese-made satellites for international customers, known as Nigcomsat-1 and Venesat-1. 

In March 2009, Mr. Yin Liming was appointed as President of China Great Wall Industry Corporation.