Born 1958
Swedish citizen

Chunyuan Gu

President, Region Asia, Middle East and Africa (AMEA)
Member of the Group Executive Committee of ABB Ltd, Switzerland

Education

1983 – 1987

Doctor of Engineering, School of Aeronautics at the Royal Institute of Technology, Stockholm, Sweden

1977 – 1982

Bachelor of Engineering, School of Mechanical Engineering at Shanghai JiaoTong University, Shanghai, China
 

Professional experience

ABB

2017 to date

President, Region Asia, Middle East and Africa (AMEA)
Member of the Group Executive Committee of ABB Ltd

2014 to 2018

Managing Director ABB China

2012 – 2013

Head of Discrete Automation and Motion Division, ABB North Asia & China, China

2010 – 2011

General Manager of ABB Engineering (Shanghai) Ltd.
Head of Robotics Business Unit, Discrete Automation and Motion Division, China

2005 – 2010

Vice President for Global Technology, ABB Robot Automation, China

2006 – 2010

Head of Robotics Global R&D Center, China

2004 – 2005

R&D Manager, ABB Robotics, Sweden

2000 – 2005

Corporate R&D Program Manager, Mechatronics and Robot Automation, Sweden

1998 – 2000

Corporate R&D Program Manager, Mechanics, Sweden

1989 – 1998

Senior Research Fellow, ABB Corporate Research, Sweden



The Royal Institute of Technology

1987 – 1989

Research Fellow, the Royal Institute of Technology, Sweden


Board memberships

- Chairman of the Board, ABB (China) Ltd.

 

Other memberships

- International Member of the Royal Swedish Academy of Engineering Sciences (IVA)