Job Title : Founder of Greencourt Group Chairman of the Board, Shanghai Greencourt Investment Group
Ms. Yu is the founder and chairman of Greencourt Group. In the 1990s, Ms. Yu worked with the government officials in Shanghai on a city plan for downtown development and developed several landmark properties.
Later in 1996, Ms. Yu founded Greencourt Group, a real estate investment and development company that has developed over 30 million square feet of residential, commercial and retail properties. Greencourt currently owns and operates more than 1 million square feet of commercial property in Shanghai, and holds more than 20 million square feet of land reserve in China. Greencourt’s investment portfolio includes a controlling interest of a company listed on the main board of the Shanghai Stock Exchange: Shanghai Greencourt Investment Group Co., Ltd.(SH Stock A: 600695, B: 900919), which is focus on real estate asset management and investment.
Greencourt expanded to Washington D.C. metro area in 2012. Greencourt Capital Inc., the US subsidiary of Greencourt Group, focuses on real estate private equity investment and asset management in D.C., Boston, and New York markets.
Ms. Yu earned her Bachelor’s degree of Global Economics and Master’s degree of Economics from Fudan University. Ms. Yu was the first female chairman of Fudan Student Government and now serves as Vice Chairman of Fudan University Alumni Association, Washington DC Chapter, CEO of Alumni Association, School of Economics, Fudan University and Board Members of School of Economic, Fudan University.