George Gu

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George Gu, Executive Chairman, Co-Founder

Mr. Gu has served as Executive Chairman of Hyzon August 2020. Prior to that, Mr. Gu served as Chief Executive Officer of Hyzon from January 2020 when he co-founded the company until August 2020. Mr. Gu co-founded Hyzon’s parent company Horizon, a leading international fuel cell producer, in 2003 and has served as Horizon’s Chairman since August 2019. Prior to that, Mr. Gu served as Horizon’s Chief Executive Officer from the company’s formation until August 2019. Mr. Gu served as the Chairman of Horizon Educational Group, an affiliate of Horizon focused on fuel cell education, from August 2019 to February 2021. From June 1999 to October 2003, Mr. Gu was the Digital Ventures Manager at Eastman Chemical Company, a specialty materials company primarily in the chemical industry, where he was responsible for clean technology and e-commerce. Mr. Gu holds an M.B.A. from the University of North Carolina (Chapel Hill) and a B.S. degree in Finance from Fudan University.