Gao Hao

Director, National Institute of Financial Research (NIFR) Global Family Business Research Center, Tsinghua University

Director, National Institute of Financial Research (NIFR) Global Family Business Research Center; Director, Strategic Partnership and Development Office, Tsinghua University PBC School of Finance. Faculty Chair, Global Family Business Program, Family Trusts Program, and Wealth Management Program, and Chief Expert, Family Office Research Initiative. Directs Tsinghua’s research and teaching collaborations in family business and wealth management fields with Harvard Business School, IMD and Hong Kong University. Chief Editor, Family Governance Series and Family Wealth Series; Co-Editor, Wealth Management. Has published 15 books on family business and family wealth and more than 100 journal articles and cases. Co-authored the first China Family Office Case in Harvard Business School Case Selection and numerous in-depth family business cases. Speaks on public forums and private seminars. Advises/serves on the boards of family businesses and family foundations in China and abroad, including several Fortune 500 companies. Advises government ministries and financial institutions in China and abroad, including global private banks, investment banks, trust companies, and family offices. Bachelor’s in Engineering, PhD in Management and Postdoctoral degree in Finance, Tsinghua University; Bachelor’s in Economics, Peking University. Recipient, Harvard Business School Corporate Director Certificate. Former Vice-President, Tsinghua Student Union.