Wei Gu, CFA, is Editor of China Wealth and Luxury at the Wall Street Journal. She writes a weekly column from Hong Kong, on spending and investing about wealthy Chinese called “People’s Money”. Before joining in early 2013, she worked for a decade at Thomson Reuters, where she was nominated for columnist of the year globally, initiated the commentary product for its Chinese service, and reported on tech and handed important China-related stories in New York. Wei began her journalism career in 1998 at China Business News Television, where she edited and produced a weekly business show and won several cable awards. Born and raised in Shanghai, she earned a master’s in business journalism with top honors from New York University, and graduated with journalism awards from the Overseas Press Club, Foreign Press Association, and New York Financial Writers Association.