Nie Chunyu
Secretary-General of the Shanxi Committee of the Chinese Communist Party
In office
February 2013 – August 2014
Preceded byDu Shanxue
Succeeded byWang Weizhong
Head of the United Front Work Department of Shanxi Province
In office
January 2011 – February 2013
Preceded byLi Zhengyu
Succeeded byBai Yun
Communist Party Secretary of Lüliang
In office
February 2006 – January 2011
Preceded byGuo Hailiang (郭海亮)
Succeeded byDu Shanxue
Mayor of Lüliang
In office
July 2004 – February 2006
Preceded by(City founded)
Succeeded byDong Hongyun
Personal details
BornJuly 1955 (age 68)
Houma, Shanxi, China
Political partyChinese Communist Party (expelled)
Alma materLiaoning Technical University
Chinese name
Traditional Chinese聶春玉
Simplified Chinese聂春玉

Nie Chunyu (Chinese: 聂春玉; born July 1955) is a former Chinese politician from Shanxi province. He served on the province's party Standing Committee, and as the Secretary-General of the Party Committee, a position responsible for the coordination and execution of routine party work. Prior to that he served as the Head of the party's provincial United Front Work Department, and Party Secretary of Lüliang. He was removed from office in August 2014 along with several high-ranking colleagues, and placed under investigation for corruption by the party's anti-graft agency.


Nie was born and raised in Houma, Shanxi, he graduated from Liaoning Technical University, majoring in surveying.

He got involved in politics in October 1976 and joined the Chinese Communist Party in August 1973.

After college, he was assigned to Houma as local official. Beginning in 1984, he served in several posts in Shanxi, including division head, director, and party secretary.[1]

In March 2004 he became the Deputy CPC Party Chief of Lüliang, rising to Party Chief in 2006.[1] He also served as the mayor of Lüliang between July 2004 to February 2006. In January 2011, he was elevated to the head of the United Front Work Department of the provincial Party committee and became a Standing Committee member of the CPC Shanxi Committee.[1] Two years later, he became secretary general of the standing committee.[2]


On August 23, 2014, Nie Chunyu was being investigated by the Central Commission for Discipline Inspection for "serious violations of laws and regulations".[3] On August 28, he was removed from office.[4] The Central Commission for Discipline Inspection concluded on February 3, 2015, that Nie had "used the convenience of his office to seek gain for others and took a huge amount of bribes, took monetary and other gifts; and committed adultery."[5] On October 19, 2016, Nie was sentenced to 15 years for guilty of bribery.[6]


  1. ^ a b c More Officials in Scandal-Hit Shanxi Come under CDIC Scrutiny(in English)
  2. ^ 聂春玉任山西省委常委、秘书长(图/简历)(in Chinese)
  3. ^ 山西省委常委、秘书长聂春玉接受组织调查(in Chinese)
  4. ^ 中央决定免去陈川平、聂春玉领导职务(in Chinese)
  5. ^ "山西省委原常委、秘书长聂春玉 严重违纪违法被开除党籍和公职". February 5, 2015.
  6. ^ "山西省委原常委聂春玉一审被判有期徒刑15年". 2016-10-19. Retrieved 2016-10-19.
Government offices New title Mayor of Lüliang 2004–2006 Succeeded byDong Hongyun Party political offices Preceded byGuo Hailiang Communist Party Secretary of Lüliang 2006–2011 Succeeded byDu Shanxue Preceded byLi Zhengyu Head of the United Front Work Department of Shanxi Province 2011–2013 Succeeded byBai Yun Preceded byDu Shanxue Secretary-General of the Shanxi Committee of the Chinese Communist Party 2013–2014 Succeeded byWang Weizhong