Bruno Wu
Wu in 2023
Born1966 (age 57–58)
NationalityChinese
Alma materCulver–Stockton College
Washington University in St. Louis
Fudan University
OccupationEntrepreneur
Known forFounder and CEO of Sun Seven Stars investment Group
SpouseYang Lan

Bruno Wu Zheng (Chinese: 吴征; born 1966) is a Chinese entrepreneur.[1]

In 2016, Forbes estimated his family's fortune around $1 billion.[2]

Education

Wu studied at the University of Savoy, Chambéry, France.[3] He returned to China, worked on a hotel project, and moved to the US to study starting in August 1989 at the Culver–Stockton College, Missouri, where he earned a bachelor's degree in business management in 1990,[4][5] and in 1993, a master's degree in international relations from Washington University in St. Louis, US.[4]

In 2001, Wu earned a PhD from the School of International Relations and Public Affairs, Fudan University, China.[6]

Career

Wu was the chairman of Sun Media Group (1999-2007), and a director of Shanda Group (2006-2009).[citation needed] Wu was co-chairman of Sina from 2001 to 2002.[citation needed] He was chief operating officer for Asia Television from 1998 to 1999.[citation needed]

References

  1. ^ Ideanomics. "Ideanomics Announces Director Changes". www.prnewswire.com. Retrieved 20 January 2021.
  2. ^ "Bruno Wu & family". Forbes. Retrieved 29 November 2022.
  3. ^ Parpart, Uwe. "A Star Is Born". Forbes.com. Retrieved 7 August 2018.
  4. ^ a b "Cannes: Seven Stars Media Chairman & CEO Bruno Wu on Changes Needed in Chinese Film (Q&A)". Hollywoodreporter.com. Retrieved 7 August 2018.
  5. ^ "Dr. Bruno Wu '90 | Alumni Story | Culver-Stockton College". 8 March 2022. Retrieved 29 November 2022.
  6. ^ Tartaglione, Nancy (5 June 2013). "Bruno Wu Q&A: Is He Mr. Chinawood?". Deadline.com. Retrieved 7 August 2018.