Veronica Wu on Chinese Outbound Investment
Time and Location
Saturday, Dec 5, 2015
Registration: 2:30 – 3:00pm
Remarks and Q&A: 3:00 – 4:00pm
Yale Center Beijing
8 Jianguomenwai Avenue, 36th Floor, Tower B, IFC Building (Yong’anli Station, Exit C)
Registration and Fees
The ticket cost is RMB 60. Please click the "Register" link on this page to register before December 4. When registering, please submit a question that you would like to pose to Ms. Wu. This event is closed to press.
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Please email firstname.lastname@example.org if you have any questions, or call Yale Center Beijing at (10) 5909 0200.
Yale Club of Beijing and Yale Center Beijing jointly invite you to an "off-the-record" discussion with Yale alumna, former head of Tesla China, current China Science & Merchants Investment Management Group Co-President Veronica Wu.
Participants can receive a free Yale Club of Beijing baseball cap. If you want to buy additional ones for pick up at the event, you can do so by following the below link: https://yoopay.cn/pay/78044401?from=singlemessage&isappinstalled=0.
The language of Veronica's remarks will be English. The language of the Q&A session will be Chinese and English.
Co-President at China Science & Merchants Investment Management Group
Ms. Veronica Wu is the Co-President of China Science and Merchants Capital Investment Management Group (CSC) overseeing the group’s international business development and operations. Ms. Wu joined the group in April 2015.
Ms. Wu is a seasoned business executive. Most recently, she served as Vice President of Tesla Motors, directing Tesla's China operations. Under Ms. Wu’s leadership, Tesla Motors was able to quickly gain traction in China, delivering thousands of cars in its first 7 months.
Before Tesla, Ms. Wu was the General Manager of Education and Enterprise Business, Greater China for Apple Inc. for 8 years. Ms. Wu was instrumental in building this business in Asia from the ground up. She grew the business 20x over her tenure at Apple to nearly USD $1.5 Billion.
Prior to Apple, Ms. Wu was Director of Ecosystem for Motorola Mobile Devices Division. Ms. Wu also served as Associate Principal at McKinsey & Company in its Greater China office, with a focus on the High-Tech sector.
Ms. Wu holds a B.S. from Yale University and M.S. from the University of California, Berkeley.