Thomas Wu was bornon 9 July 1955 in Taipei, Taiwan, Taiwan. Thomas Wu is #1638 in List Billionaires People In The World. Wu is chairman of Taishin Financial Holdings, a financial services firm based in Taipei. His father Wu Hu-So led one of Taiwan's first textile empires after World War II; it is now a financial powerhouse now by Wu's older brother Eugene. Thomas went his own way years ago.