Yuchen Wu, PhD
Yuchen was born in Wuxi, Jiangsu, China. She holds an MSc in International Financial Management (University of Groningen), an MSc in Business and Economics (Uppsala University) and a Bachelor‘s in Accounting. After that, she worked at the South African Financial Intelligence Centre (FIC) and then on donor-funded projects to research illicit financial flows. She mainly focused on trade mispricing, trade-based money laundering, and promoting holistic risk strategies and reform through practical policy and regulatory measurement methodologies that support socio-economic development by curbing illicit flows in African countries.
Core discipline: Business