David Yu

CEO, Hudson Greater China

Mr. David Yu was appointed as CEO of Hudson Greater China in October 2020. In this role, he overseas Hudson’s operations and growth strategies in Greater China. David has over 20 years of leadership experience in fortune 500 companies across multiple industries, including FMCG, software and internet.

Most recently, David served as Vice President & General Manager of Greater China for Pivotal, with the focus on developing strategies and driving growth.

Prior to that, David was the Managing Director of LinkedIn China. He was responsible for LinkedIn’s overall operations and business development in China. The main areas he covered included strategy making, business model development, and team building.

David assumed the positions of Vice President at HP China and General Manager at HP Software Greater China prior to joining LinkedIn. He led the strategy formulation and business development across IT strategy, cloud strategy and operations, application management, service management, and security. He successfully accelerated the expansion of the team as well as business growth in Greater China.

David has more than 14 years of SAP-ERP experience. He started his career at P&G, with 5 years spent on financial management using the SAP system. After that, he held a number of leadership roles at SAP since 2000, including the General Manager of Channel.

David holds a Master Degree of EMBA from the Guanghua School of Management, Peking University. He is also a Certified Public Accountant in China (1997) and Chartered Certified Accountant (2003).