Ji Wenlin
Vice-Governor of Hainan
In office
January 2013 – February 2014
GovernorJiang Dingzhi
Mayor of Haikou
In office
February 2011 – 2014
Preceded byXu Tangxian
Succeeded byNi Qiang
Personal details
BornJuly 1966 (age 55)
Liangcheng County, Inner Mongolia, China
Political partyCommunist Party of China (1994–2014, expelled)
Alma materChina University of Geosciences

Ji Wenlin (Chinese: 冀文林; pinyin: Jì Wénlín; born July 1966) is a former Chinese politician. He was investigated by the Communist Party of China's anti-graft agency in February 2014. Previously he served as the Mayor of Haikou and the vice-Governor of Hainan. He once worked as the secretary of Zhou Yongkang.


Ji was born in Liangcheng County, Inner Mongolia in July 1966. He graduated from China University of Geosciences, majoring in Geophysics.

He got involved in politics in July 1989 and joined the Communist Party of China in August 1994. In 1998 he joined the newly created Ministry of Land and Resources, working as the secretary of Minister Zhou Yongkang.[1]

In 2008 he became a director of the Office Ministry of Land and Resources, a position he held until January 2009.

In February 2011, he was appointed the Mayor of Haikou, capital of Hainan province, then promoted to Vice-Governor of Hainan in January 2013.

On February 18, 2014, he was being investigated by the Central Commission for Discipline Inspection of the Communist Party of China for "serious violations of laws and regulations".[2][3][4][5][6] Ji was sentenced 12 years in prison for corruption on March 30, 2016.[7]


  1. ^ "海南副省长冀文林被查 消息称涉中石油项目问题". 163.com. 2014-02-19. Archived from the original on 2014-02-26. Retrieved 2014-02-19.
  2. ^ 海南副省长冀文林被调查:与郭永祥交往密切. Ifeng (in Chinese). 2014-02-19.
  3. ^ 新闻早点:冀文林郭永祥履历暴露巨大腐败网络. Sina (in Chinese). Retrieved 2014-02-19.
  4. ^ 冀文林有十年秘书生涯 曾是落马官员郭永祥下属. China.com (in Chinese). Retrieved 2014-02-19.
  5. ^ 海南省副省长冀文林涉嫌严重违纪违法 Archived 2014-02-20 at the Wayback Machine. Yatai Daily. 2014-02-19
  6. ^ "Archived copy" 海南副省长冀文林涉嫌严重违纪违法被调查. 163.com. 2014-02-18. Archived from the original on 2014-02-22. Retrieved 2014-02-19.((cite web)): CS1 maint: archived copy as title (link)
  7. ^ "Ally of disgraced China security chief gets 12-year jail term for graft". Reuters. 30 March 2016. Retrieved 30 March 2016.
Government offices Preceded byXu Tangxian Mayor of Haikou 2011–2014 Succeeded byNi Qiang