Cai Jinyong is an independent nonexecutive Director of PetroChina. "Mr. Cai is partner of Global Infrastructure Partners (GIP) and a board member of Aon plc. and Global Foundries. Mr. Cai has served over 30 years in financial service industry. Mr. Cai received bachelor’s degree from Peking University and doctoral degree of economics from Boston University. Mr. Cai worked at Central Europe Bureau of the Head Office of the World Bank in charge of energy sectors from 1990 to 1994. From 1994 to 2000, he served in Morgan Stanley (a company listed on the New York Stock Exchange with the stock code: MS) and was a team member which established China International Capital Corporation Limited (a company listed on the Stock Exchange with the stock code: 3908). From 2000 to 2012, he worked in Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. (a company listed on the New York Stock Exchange with the stock code: GS), where he was in charge of the PRC Investment Banking Business. From 2012 to 2016, he served as CEO of International Finance Corporation of the World Bank Group. From 2016 to 2018, he led infrastructure business in emerging economies at TPG. Mr. Cai was appointed as an independent non-executive Director of the Company from June 2020." 
He currently serves as a member of the Board of Directors of Aon Plc (NYSE:AON), the Mo Ibrahim Foundation and GlobalFoundries, and as a member of the International Advisory Board of the King Abdullah Petroleum Studies and Research Center and the Blavatnik School of Government at the University of Oxford. 
Resources and articles
- Board, PetroChina, accessed January 22, 2021.