Student Profile - May Fu

May Fu

National Origin

China

Current Location

Corning, NY

Industry

Finance/Manufacturing

Education

Shanghai Jiao Tong University, B.S. Computer Science

EMBA Class of

2019
May Fu
Business Controller
Gorilla Glass, Corning Inc.

Biography

May Fu is a business controller at Gorilla Glass, Corning Inc., where she leads the finance team to support the worldwide Gorilla Glass business. Under her business partnership, Gorilla Glass revenue doubled every year to become a $1-billion business. She has helped to drive a cost reduction of 58% and increased the average selling price of Gorilla Glass. May joined Corning in 2006 as an internal control and compliance manager, where she was responsible for Corning China and then Corning Global SOX compliance, internal audit, internal control policies and procedures. Previously, she worked at PricewaterhouseCoopers.

Why This Program?

“I came here to learn about innovation. I’ve been working for more than 20 years, and I wanted to gain new knowledge, tools and perspectives from my classes and classmates to help drive innovation at my organization. I liked this program’s data-driven and scientific approach to learning about general management. This program offers a holistic approach to business that is helpful for leaders as we continue to develop our careers. I also liked the Action Learning format because it would enable me to apply my learning right away to my job, which adds value for my organization.”