Chinese President Xi Jinping on 16 September 2014 appointed Le Yucheng as China's new Ambassador to India. Le Yucheng replaced Wei Wei who previously served as China's envoy to India.
• Le Yucheng was born in Jiangsu Province of China in June 1963.
• He served as Counselor for the Permanent Mission of China to the UN from 1998-2001.
• He served as China's Assistant Minister of Foreign Affairs from 2011-2013.
• Prior to his appointment as Ambassador to India, he served as the China's ambassador to Kazakhstan.
When: 16 September 2014