Dr. Kang Wu has over 20 years of energy research and consulting experience and has been with FGE since the early 1990s. He conducts studies of energy policies, security, demand, supply, and trade focusing on oil, gas, and market developments in the Asia-Pacific region.
Dr. Wu has responsibilities over FGE’s Asia operations in general and supervises the company’s China energy (oil and gas) practices in particular. His China work covers a variety of issues related to China’s economic, energy (with a special emphasis on oil and gas), and environmental developments.
In 2003, Dr. Wu testified before the U.S.-China Economic and Security Review Commission on Capitol Hill in Washington, D.C. on the impact of China’s energy sector and market developments on the rest of the world.
In 2013, he was appointed as an honorable advisor to a prestigious petroleum research institute in China. He holds Ph.D. and M.A. degrees in Economics from University of Hawaii at Manoa and a B.A. in International Economics from Peking University. Dr. Wu was a Visiting Fellow (1991-1993), Fellow (1993-2010), and Senior Fellow (2010-2013) at the East-West Center in Honolulu, Hawaii.