Chunyuan Gu

Independent Non-executive Director

Chunyuan Gu

Chairman of Sustainability Committee; and Member of Audit & Risk Committee, Finance & General Committee and Human Resources & Remuneration Committee

​Aged 65
Appointed on 20 October 2020


  • Board / board committees leadership
  • CLP market experience
  • Company executive
  • Global market experience
  • Other industries
  • Other listed board roles
  • Professional (Engineering)
  • Related industry experience (Power)
  • Technology

Titles, Qualifications and Education

  • Bachelor of Engineering, School of Mechanical Engineering, Shanghai Jiao Tong University
  • Doctor of Engineering, School of Aeronautics, Royal Institute of Technology, Stockholm
  • General Management Program at Stockholm School of Economics

Other Major Offices

  • ABB (China) Ltd. (Chairman of the Board) 
  • COSMO IoT Technology Co., Ltd. (Independent Director)
  • NXP Semiconductors N.V.# (Non-executive Director, and member of Audit Committee)
  • Blackstone, Inc.# (Senior advisor)
  • NSK Ltd.# (Member of the China advisory council)

Public Service

  • China EV 100 (Member)
  • Chinese Association of Automation (Managing Director)
  • Royal Swedish Academy of Engineering Sciences (International member)
  • The Guangdong Government (Economic advisor to the Governor of Guangdong Province)

Past Experience

Mr Gu has over 30 years of experience working at ABB Ltd(ABB), a global pioneering technology leader in electrification and automation serving customers in utility, industry, transportation and infrastructure.  Mr Gu was a member of the ABB Group Executive Committee and President of the Asia, the Middle East and Africa region and President of ABB (China) Ltd.  He remains engaged by ABB in an advisory capacity as the Chairman of the Board of ABB (China) Ltd.

#The securities of these companies are currently listed on the Hong Kong Stock Exchange or overseas stock exchange(s).

Latest update: 26 February 2024

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