Liu Changle graduated from China Communications University in the early 1980s and joined China National Radio, with which he has worked as a reporter, editor, news commentator and in senior management. He became group chairman and CEO of Phoenix TV in 1996 and has received numerous media awards for his dedication to media practices. Liu is a shareholder in Hong Kong Asia Television and served as a director for the National Academy of Television Arts and Sciences in the US. He was appointed Justice of the Peace by Hong Kong’s Special Administrative Region Government in 2004. He served as a member of the 10th National Committee of China People’s Political Consultative Conference in 2005 and the 11th National Committee of China People’s Political Consultative Conference in 2008. Liu was also a member of the strategic development committee of Hong Kong’s Special Administrative Region Government.