Frequently Works With
Leon Yu is a member of the firm’s Technology Practice, based in Beijing. He primarily focuses on Russell Reynolds Associates’ Chinese Accounts Program (CAP). With nearly two decades of experience in the technology sector, Leon specializes in industry development, R&D and incubator management, digital supply chain, smart manufacturing, strategic planning, and digital transformation.
Leon joined RRA from Boston Consulting Group, where he was the head of BCG Asia Pacific Digital Center in Shenzhen, overseeing innovation ecosystem development, competence integration, government affairs and more. Previously, he was at Tsinghua University, Volvo (China) Investment Co. and Daimler Northeast Asia Co.
EDUCATION & AFFILIATIONS
Leon holds a bachelor’s degree in financial management from Beijing Jiaotong University, a master’s in engineering management from Tsinghua University, an MBA from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, and an EMBA from Tsinghua University.