Shin Kong Life Foundation
Cynthia Wu is Executive Director of the Shin Kong Life Foundation, which received the National Civic Service Award for best NGO in Taiwan in 2006. In that same year, the People's Republic of China recognized Wu as one of the 100 Most Outstanding Chinese Women of the Year. Previously, she worked as a research analyst at Merrill Lynch in London and as a chairman’s assistant in the Shin Kong Financial Holding Company. Wu holds an MBA, an MA from the Courtauld Institute and a BA from Wellesley College. She is a Trustee of the Institute for Philanthropy.