The Team



Kevin Gao

Kevin Gao

Communication Manager (China Programme)

Role at the Foundation

Kevin joined the Ellen MacArthur Foundation in December 2018 and currently serves as the Communications Manager of China Programme, responsible for local key stakeholders outreach and engagement, government relations, press and media activities, information dissemination, Chinese website content management and tailor-made communications tools and platforms across the Foundation’s fundamental approaches.


Prior to the Foundation’s role, Kevin worked as the coordinator at the European Union Chamber of Commerce in China, in charge of advocacy activities and government affairs for European business in China, alongside two EU-China projects focusing on water and sustainable urbanisation under the HORIZON 2020 funded by the European Commission. Kevin is also a qualified attorney at law in China and provided consultancy to Fortune 500 companies while working at top-tier international law firms in both China and the United States. He enjoys traveling, photography, fashion design and art performances.