Wu Chung-yi

About Wu Chung-yi

Birth Place: Chang Hwa County, Taiwan, Taiwan

Wu Chung-yi Net Worth

Wu Chung-yi was born in Chang Hwa County, Taiwan, Taiwan. Wu Chung-Yi is the chairman of central Taiwan auto parts maker Fine Blanking. Most of his fortune comes from the 2007 sale of a stake he owned in Hong Kong-listed beverage and instant noodle maker Tingyi.
Wu Chung-yi is a member of Manufacturing

💰 Net worth: $1.02 Billion (Updated at 22 June 2018)

2012 $1 Billion
2013 $1 Billion
2014 $1 Billion
2015 $1.05 Billion
2016 $1 Billion
2017 $1 Billion
2018 $1.02 Billion

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Biography/Timeline

1937

Wu was born in Jiujiang, Jiangxi Province, and grew up in Yangzhou, Jiangsu Province. He graduated from Tsinghua University in 1937. From 1940 to 1942, he pursued his postgraduate study at Peking University, under supervision of Zhang Jingyue, then chair of the department of Biology at PKU. In 1950, Wu became a research fellow and vice Director of the Botanical Institute of CAS. He was elected an academician of CAS in 1955. Wu was appointed as the Director of Kunming Botanical Institute of CAS in 1958.

2008

On January 8, 2008, Wu received the prestigious State Preeminent Science and Technology Award for 2007, the highest scientific prize awarded in China.