Don Gao (Gao Zhendong), Founder and CEO of Positec. Graduated from Nanjing University, he started his trading business in 1994. Driven by his dream to develop a company that masters its own destiny, in 2004 Don Gao launched his high-end brand of power tools and outdoor power equipment in the major western markets — something has never been tried before by a Chinese corporation in consumer goods.
In the past 20 years, Positec has been successfully turned from a trading company into an OEM manufacturer, and finally into a brand owner. Today Positec is a global player with subsidiaries in American and European key markets well-known for its brand of Rockwell and Worx.