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Michael Wu

Senior Vice President & Country Manager, China


Michael Wu is a Senior Vice President and Country Executive for Greater China region. He oversees all Northern Trust's business activities in the region and has executive management responsibilities for Northern Trust's offices in Hong Kong and Beijing. Prior to his current role, Michael was Country Manager for China, responsible for leading the development and implementation of business strategy in China.


Prior to joining Northern Trust in May 2008, Michael was with State Street for 12 years and during this period, he held various leadership roles in the Asia Pacific region spanning fund operations, investment operations outsourcing, project management and business development. Michael established State Street's Beijing Representative Office in May 2005 and served as its Chief Representative from May 2005 to August 2007. He was Head of Fund Services for North Asia from September 2007 until he joined Northern Trust.


Michael holds a Bachelor of Economics degree from Macquarie University in Sydney, Australia.