Jiang Peng Fei was born in Anhui Province, People’s Republic of China. He started dancing at the age of four and undertook his formative training at the Secondary School of the Beijing Dance Academy. In 2012, at the prestigious Youth America Grand Prix ballet competition in New York City, Peng Fei was placed amongst the top 12 men. In the same year, he participated in the Beijing International Ballet Competition and was awarded third place in the Tao Li Cup. As a consequence of his success at YAGP, Peng Fei was granted an international scholarship to study full-time at the New Zealand School of Dance, in 2013.
Peng Fei joined the Royal New Zealand Ballet in 2014.