Si Shuming

Mr. Si Shuming
Deputy General Manager, Yunnan Power Grid Co., Ltd., P. R. China


As a member of the expert committee in safe production of former State Electricity Regulatory Commission, Mr. Si Shuming served as Director of Safety Supervision Department and Power Equipment Management Department of China Southern Power Grid Co., Ltd. (CSG) and as Deputy Director of CSG Technology Research Center, Chief Engineer of Guizhou Power Grid Co., Ltd, etc.

He has long been engaged in electric power safe operation and power grid equipment management since 1985 until present. He has become an outstanding expert in the field of electric power safe production in China. Under his guidance, some important regulations and technical standards have been formulated such as CSG's Life Cycle Asset Management, Reliability Management, live line work on distribution network, etc.

Presently, he is Deputy General Manager of Yunnan Power Grid Co., Ltd of CSG, and Board Chairman of Yunnan International Co., Ltd of CSG. His major responsibility is handling international affairs to enhance cooperation and exchange among power authorities among neighboring countries and economic associations, and share the cooperative mechanism of "the Belt and the Road"*, with the aim of promoting GMS-based power grid connectivity.

*Note: When Chinese President Xi Jinping visited Central Asia and Southeast Asia in September and October of 2013, he raised the initiative of jointly building the Silk Road Economic Belt and the 21st-Century Maritime Silk Road, which has attracted attention from all over the world.