Ji Jianye (季建业), mayor of Nanjing, capital city of east China's Jiangsu Province, is under investigation for suspected severe violations of disciplines and laws, the Central Commission for Discipline Inspection of the Communist Party of China revealed on Oct. 17, 2013. He has been removed from his post on Oct. 19, 2013.
Ji Jianye, male, Han Nationality, born in December, 1957 in Zhangjiagang, Jiangsu province, CPC Member, started work in March, 1975, on-job Master’s Degree (graduated from Law School of Suzhou University, majoring in Constitutional Law and Administrative Law), PhD in Law.
To have served successively as: Vice chief editor and member of Party Leadership Group of Suzhou Daily Newspaper, Vice Secretary of the CPC Wuxian County Committee, Vice Secretary-General of CPC Wuxian County Committee, Secretary-General and Director of the Management Commission of the Party Working Committee of Taihu Lake Tourist Resort in Suzhou, Vice Secretary-General of the CPC Kunshan Committee, Executive Vice Mayor of Kunshan, Acting Mayor of Kunshan, Mayor of Kunshan, Secretary of the CPC Kunshan Committee, Vice Secretary of the CPC Yangzhou Committee, Acting Mayor of Yangzhou, Mayor of Yangzhou, ,Secretary of the CPC Yangzhou Committee, Secretary of the CPC Yangzhou Committee and Director of the Standing Committee of Yangzhou Municipal People’s Congress. Now he is Vice Secretary of the CPC Nanjing Committee and Mayor of Nanjing.
Preside the overall work of the municipal government; in charge of finance, audit, organization establishment, planning, inspection and people’s armed force.
On Oct. 19, 2013, Ji was removed from his post for suspected serious disciplinary violations.
On Jan. 30, 2014, Ji was expelled from the Communist Party of China (CPC).
On Apr. 7, 2015, Ji was sentenced to 15 years in prison by the Yantai Intermediate People's Court in Shandong Province for accepting bribes.