YU Houman became Senior Vice President of China Academy of Space Technology in May, 2009. Prior to assuming this position, he was Director General of Institute of Spacecraft System Engineering (ISSE) & Chief Engineer of CAST.
YU Houman joined CAST in 1992. He became assistant to general manager of DFH Company, CAST in 2001. He was appointed Director General of quality & research department in 2003. He was assigned Director General of Institute of Spacecraft System Engineering (ISSE) & chief engineer of CAST in 2007;
YU Houman holds a Master Degree in aircraft design from Beijing University of Aeronautic and Astronautic.
YU Houman was born in May 1967 in Hubei province, China.