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Xiaoqun Clever

Director of BHP Group Limited and BHP Group Plc

Diploma in Computer Science and International Marketing, MBA / Independent

Xiaoqun has been a Director of BHP Group Limited and BHP Group Plc since October 2020.

Skills and experience:

Xiaoqun has over 20 years’ experience in technology with a focus on software engineering, data and analytics, cyber security and digitalisation. She held various roles with SAP SE from 1997 to 2013, including Chief Operating Officer of Technology and Innovation, Senior Vice-President of Design and New Applications and Executive Vice-President and President of Labs in China. Since 2014, Ms Clever has held senior roles at Ringier AG and ProSiebenSat.1 Media SE as Chief Technology Officer.

Xiaoqun currently serves on the boards of Capgemini SE, Infineon Technologies AG and Amadeus IT Group SA.

Other directorships and offices (current and recent):

  • Member of the Supervisory Board of Infineon Technologies AG (since February 2020).
  • Non-executive Director of Capgemini SE (since May 2019).
  • Non-executive Director of Amadeus IT Group SA (since June 2020).
  • Member of the Administrative Board of Cornelsen Group (since October 2019).
  • Member of the Advisory Board of Nuremberg Institute for Market Decisions e.V. (since June 2019).
  • Co-Founder and Chief Executive Officer of LuxNova Suisse GmbH (since April 2018).
  • Former member of the Advisory Board of Maxingvest AG (from January 2017 to February 2021).
  • Former member of the Supervisory Board of Allianz Elementar Versicherungs and Lebensversicherungs AG (from January 2015 to August 2020).
  • Former Board Member of DeinDeal AG (from June 2016 to February 2019).
  • Former member of the Executive Board of Ringier AG (from January 2016 to February 2019)

Board Committee membership:

  • Member of the Risk and Audit Committee.