Born in Jü County, Shandong Province, Ge joined the Communist Party of China in 1948. In 1988, he was elected the vice secretary of CPC Zhejiang committee. In November, 1990, Ge was appointed as vice governor and the acting governor of Zhejiang. He was confirmed as governor in March 1991 and served this post till February 1993. In March 1998, Ge was elected vice director of Finance and Economic Committee of 9th National People's Congress.
Ge was an alternate member of 13th Central Committee of the Communist Party of China, and a standing committee member of 9th National People's Congress.
- "Biography of Ge Hongsheng". China Vitae. Retrieved 28 December 2010.
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