CEO, The China Project
Bob Guterma is The China Project's Chief Executive Officer. He lived in China for nine years, during which time he worked as an M&A-focused management consulting with Control Risks, a London-based consultancy. He later joined a venture-backed Chinese information services startup called Capvision Partners, which is now the largest primary investment research provider in China.
Since then he has held partner-level positions with digital agencies (Bantam Communications) and management consulting firms (Point86 LLC) where he was worked on large scale strategy, digital transformation, and communications projects with clients including PWC, McKinsey, Bain Capital, and more. In between it all he co-founded and/or experimented with a number of venture-backed startups in the U.S. and Germany. He speaks fluent Mandarin Chinese and Spanish, conversational German, and native English, and he received a degree in Economics from Georgetown University and certificates in Chinese economic and political systems from East China Normal University in Shanghai, China.