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Hugo Shong

Hugo Shong, Founding Chairman of IDG Capital. He brought IDG Capital to China in 1993, marking it the first global investment firm entering Chinese market. Mr. Shong completed the Harvard Business School's Advanced Management Program in the fall of 1996. He conducted graduate studies at the Fletcher School of Law and Diplomacy 1987-1988 and earned his MS degree from Boston University's College of Communication in 1987. He studied Journalism at the Graduate School of the Chinese Academy of Social Sciences from 1984 to 1986 and he received a B.A. degree from Hunan University in 1981. Among his many affiliations, Mr. Shong has served as members of the Board of Trustees at Boston University, Harvard Business School Asia Advisory Committee, and the Leadership Board of the McGovern Institute for Brain Research at MIT; and non-executive director of WPP plc and independent director of China Unicom.