Dr. Gao Hao (Tony) is the Director of Global Family Business Research Center, and the Director of the Strategic Partnership and Development Office at Tsinghua University PBC School of Finance. He directs the research and teaching collaborations on family business and wealth management with Harvard Business School, IMD, INSEAD and Hong Kong University. Dr. Hao is recognized as one of China’s leading experts on family business and family wealth and has published 12 books on the subject. He advises and serves on the boards of large family businesses and foundations, including several Fortune 500 Companies and the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation. He also advises private banks, trust companies, law firms, and family offices. He holds a bachelor’s in engineering, a Ph.D. in management, and a post-doctorate in finance from Tsinghua University, as well as a bachelor’s in economics from Peking University.