Yan Lu is Partner of Egon Zehnder and leader of China Industrial Practice. She brings deep expertise in the industrial and other sectors when serving clients on CEO, other C-level, board positions and leadership development. She advises multinational corporations, local privately-owned and state-owned enterprises throughout their acquisitions, transformations and high-growth stages. Yan is also passionate and active in Egon Zehnder’s CEO Succession, Executive and Senior Leadership Team Development, and Board Consulting practices.
Globalization and innovation are reshaping the ways we think and live. Living in a region undergoing massive change, I am proud to advise top leaders who are transforming their businesses.
Prior to joining Egon Zehnder, Yan was Managing Director of Fire & Security in China for United Technology. Earlier, she was President of GE Security in China, and also 12 years in US and Canada as Global Marketing Director for Oil & Gas, and Commercial Leader for Energy & Asset Performance with General Electric.
Yan has a Bachelor of Engineering in mechanical engineering from Shanghai Maritime University and a Master of Industrial Engineering from the University of Toronto. She has also completed the Executive Program at the University of Virginia’s Darden School of Business.