Mr. Li Kaimeng is the deputy director and research fellow of China Institute of Technology and Economics, expert enjoying a special allowance from the State Council, member of the PPP Expert Panel of the UN Economic Commission for Europe (UNECE), head of the PPP International Standards Research Team of Urban Rail Transit, member of the PPP Expert Committee of the NDRC, research fellow of the Central Enterprise Think Tank League of the State Council and SASAC, and member of the Expert Committee of Tsinghua University PPP Research Center. He is also the government-dispatched visiting scholars to Stanford University and doctor of economics in population, resources, and environment of the Renmin University of China. He has professional qualifications such as Certified Public Accountant, Consulting Engineer (Investment), Supervision Engineer, Certified Public Valuer, Project Management Professional (PMP) awarded by Project Management Institute, Certified Senior Enterprise Risk Manager (CSERM) appraised by Asia Association of Risk and Crisis Management, and Registered Senior Project Manager in the Australian Association of Project Management.
Mr. Li has been honored with the titles of Advanced Individual of National Engineering Construction Standard Quota Work by the Ministry of Construction and Excellent Expert in Feasibility Study and Project Evaluation by the Chinese Society of Technology Economics.
He has been a Chinese consulting expert recruited by the UN Economic and Social Commission for Asia and the Pacific, the UN Economic Commission for Europe, the World Bank, the Asian Development Bank, and other international organizations. He has participated in the research and formulation of major projects, policies, and plans at home and abroad. He has published more than 20 monographs and over 100 papers. His research results won the Youth Innovation Gold Medal of Central Enterprises by the State Council and the State-owned Assets Supervision and Administration Commission (SASAC); two first prizes, five second prizes and five third prize of outstanding research achievements at provincial and ministerial levels or by the NDRC; and more than 20 outstanding achievement prizes in the national engineering consulting industry. His main areas of work include the scheme design of public-private partnership (PPP) policy and implementation, feasibility study of investment projects, and financial, economic and social evaluation; the sustainable development strategy and design and consulting of financing plan; consulting for regional and industrial development planning; and security review for Mergers & Acquisitions via foreign funds.
His books include: Theories and Applications of Engineering Project Financing Evaluation (2017), Modern Consulting Methods and Practice (2016), Theories and Applications of Risk Analysis and Evaluation of Engineering Projects (2017), Analytical Theory and Application of Engineering Project Market (2015), Theory and Application of Social Assessment of Engineering Projects (2015), Theory and Application of Land Acquisition and Resettlement Evaluation of Engineering Projects (2015), Theory, Method and Application of Analysis and Evaluation on Resource Conservation and Comprehensive Utilization of Engineering Projects (2014), Theory and Application of Environmental Impact Assessment of Engineering Projects (2014), Introduction to Engineering Consulting (2011), Development and Utilization of Investment Project Resources and Analysis and Evaluation (2010), Guidelines for Railway Investment Project Evaluation (2009), Economic Analysis of Environmental Impacts of Investment Projects (2008), Application for Feasibility Study and Approval of Enterprise Investment Projects (2007), Social Assessment of China Investment Projects—Transforming Risk into Opportunity (2007), Resettlement Planning and Implementation Manual for Development Projects (2007), Macroeconomic Policy and Development Planning (2007), Introduction to Engineering Consulting (2007), Analysis and Evaluation of Project Decision-making (Principal contributor, 2007), Economic Evaluation Methods and Parameters for Construction Projects (Participant, 2006), Professional Guide to Management Consulting (Reviser, 2006), Decision-making for Investment and Construction Projects (Principal contributor, 2005, reprinted in 2011), Guide to Social Assessment of China Investment Projects (Chief Compiling and Finalizing Person, 2004), Financial and Economic Analysis Manual for Development Projects (Reviser, 2004), Study Report on the Strategic Planning of Port-based Industry Development in Hebei Coastal Areas (Head of expert panel, 2004), SMEs and Western Development (Principal contributor, 2004), Method and Practice of Modern Consulting (Core contributor, 2003), Examples of Preparation of Feasibility Study Report for Investment Projects (Participant in compilation, 2002), Guide to Feasibility Study of Investment Projects (editor, 2002), the Guideline of Investment Project Feasibility Study (Core contributor and translator, 2002), and Textbook of Feasibility Study of Investment Projects (Volume I) (Core contributor, 2002).