Bruno Wu

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Bruno Wu
Born1966 (age 51–52)
Alma materCulver–Stockton College
Washington University in St. Louis
Fudan University
Known forFounder/co-chairman and CEO of Sun Seven Stars Entertainment & Media Group
Net worthUS$1.0 billion (October 2016)[1]
Spouse(s)Yang Lan

Bruno Wu (born 1966) is a Chinese billionaire media entrepreneur in China. Wu is the founder, co-chairman (with his wife Yang Lan) and CEO of Sun Seven Stars Entertainment & Media Group Limited, one of the biggest private media and investment companies in China.


Wu studied at the University of Savoy, Chambery, France.[2] In 1990, Wu earned a bachelor's degree in business management from Culver–Stockton College, Missouri, US,[3] and in 1993, a master's degree in international relations from Washington University in St. Louis, US.[3]

In 2001, Wu earned a PhD from the School of International Relations and Public Affairs, Fudan University, China.[4]


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 ATV (one of the two free-to-air television broadcasters in Hong Kong) from 1998 to 1999.[citation needed]


  1. ^ "Forbes profile: Bruno Wu". Forbes. Retrieved 7 August 2018.
  2. ^ Parpart, Uwe. "A Star Is Born". Retrieved 7 August 2018.
  3. ^ a b "Cannes: Seven Stars Media Chairman & CEO Bruno Wu on Changes Needed in Chinese Film (Q&A)". Retrieved 7 August 2018.
  4. ^ Tartaglione, Nancy (5 June 2013). "Bruno Wu Q&A: Is He Mr. Chinawood?". Retrieved 7 August 2018.