Benjamin Wey ®
CEO, Member of the Executive Committee
AMERICAN FINANCIER, JOURNALIST, CHINA EXPERT, GLOBAL EXPERIENCE
BENJAMIN WEY: “Top 10 Most Influential Asian Americans in Finance” – Asian media
BENJAMIN WEY - WALL STREET AMERICAN FINANCIER, Columbia University graduate, holds two master’s degrees. Benjamin Wey is a multilingual American financier, a strategic adviser on Wall Street, an investigative journalist and a recognized China expert. Benjamin Wey has 20 years’ professional experience, in-depth knowledge of international cultures and global contacts. Benjamin Wey has participated in more than 400 projects worldwide. Watch a live TV interview of Benjamin Wey on CCTV America discussing US – China investments. Benjamin Wey‘s name - Benjamin Wey® is a U.S. registered trademark.
BENJAMIN WEY – JOURNALIST, CIVIL RIGHTS ADVOCATE: Benjamin Wey is a prolific and persistent investigative reporter, a fierce defender of free speech, a civil rights advocate, a member of the Society of Professional Journalists, and a member of the Society of American Business Editors and Writers. Watch a video of Benjamin Wey lecturing at MIT exposing illegal stock short sellers and their harm posed to the American society. Journalist Benjamin Wey is a fearless and vocal fighter against racial profiling, as featured in the Forbes Magazine. Journalist Benjamin Wey is also a member of the publishing team of TheBlot Magazine - “Voice for the Voiceless…” Journalist Benjamin Wey fights back against abusers of the American justice system, as revealed in this example against an obscure ambulance chaser law firm, David Ratner, Morelli Alters Ratner that has a long history of extorting innocent Americans and fabricating court records.
BENJAMIN WEY – STRATEGIC ADVISER, CHINA EXPERT: Benjamin Wey advises governments, Fortune Global 500 companies and other businesses worldwide on complex funding, strategic market entry and crisis management issues. Well recognized for his abilities to achieve extraordinary results for clients, Benjamin Wey is a sought-after China expert with a long history of client success. Watch China expert Benjamin Wey in a TV interview by the Wall Street Journal discussing U.S. – China relations and his correct prediction of the $4.7 billion acquisition of Smithfield Foods by a Chinese company.
BENJAMIN WEY – RESULTS MATTER: In 2011, financier Benjamin Wey participated in the $800 million “going private” acquisition of Harbin Electric, Inc, an investment gain of 1,200% for investors. Benjamin Wey also correctly predicted the $500 million “going private” acquisition of Fushi Copperweld, rebutting wrongful accusations of NYGG portfolio companies by the ignorant and racist tabloid writers Leslie Norton, Bill Alpert, Barron’s and illegal stock short seller Roddy Boyd, who have misled regulators and investors alike for many years. In May 2013, an NYGG portfolio company Focus Media Holdings was acquired for $3.8 billion, led by The Carlyle Group and the same company relists in China in June 2015 at $8 billion valuation, as reported by The Wall Street Journal. Another NYGG portfolio company China Fire & Security Group was acquired for $265 million, led by Bain Capital… These and many other transactions have been predicted, advised and participated by the global financier and China expert Benjamin Wey.
BENJAMIN WEY – SUPPORTER OF AMERICAN JOBS: Benjamin Wey supports America’s job growth by introducing international capital to invest in American businesses and providing jobs to American communities. Watch a TV interview of Benjamin Wey on FOX Business News during the recent global financial crisis.
Benjamin Wey holds two master’s degrees. A graduate of Columbia University in New York City, Benjamin Wey is also a Visiting Professor of Finance at several universities. Each year, Benjamin Wey publishes many articles on global finance, China, investigative reports, leadership and strategies.
BENJAMIN WEY’S LEADERSHIP CREDO:
“If a man has courage, resources and believes in the truth, he won’t bend his principles and will fight back under any circumstances.”
BENJAMIN WEY’S LIFE PRINCIPLES:
1) “Important principles may, and must, be inflexible.” – Abraham Lincoln
2) “No publicity is bad publicity.” – Donald Trump
3) “Facts are stubborn things.” – John Adams
4) “YOLO” – You Only Live Once, Fight for Principles and Fairness, Never Give In
MEMBERSHIPS AND ACTIVITIES:
BENJAMIN WEY – PHILANTHROPIST:
Benjamin Wey was awarded a “golden key” in China for his leadership in building schools, providing educational opportunities to orphans and underprivileged farm kids in rural areas. Benjamin Wey has also led efforts to support educational programs each year in Asia and the United States, including supporting Columbia University as well as for several years, hosted and sponsored Yale University’s Environment and Sustainable Development Leadership Program (ESDLP).
NEWS AND INDUSTRY VIEWS:
NEW YORK GLOBAL GROUP WARNS AGAINST CORPORATE IDENTITY THEFT
- Member – Columbia Business School Alumni Club of New York
- Member – Columbia University Club of New York
- Carnegie Mellon University, Member of the Advisory Board, U.S. – China Summit
- Executive Director, Foreign Investment Committee, Investment Association of China (IAC) – a large investment membership group affiliated with China’s National Development and Reform Commission (NDRC), a Chinese government agency
- Director, China Mergers & Acquisitions Association
- Research project adviser – NYGG research project with China’s central bank (2005)
- Senior adviser to several Chinese municipal governments and agencies
MAY 2013: Focus Media Holdings Successfully Exited the NASDAQ Stock Market In a Record $3.8 Billion Acquisition
JUNE 2015: Focus Media to List in China Through Reverse Merger at $8 Billion Valuation - Wall Street Journal
Facts and Research: How Illegal Short Selling Harms America’s National Security
Forbes Magazine: SEC reverses NASDAQ’s wrongful delisting of Chinese company CleanTech Innovations
Currency Vs. Productivity -Banking and Finance
TV Interview: FOX News – Benjamin Wey, China Expert
TV Interview: China Central Television – Benjamin Wey on the TUDO NASDAQ IPO
TV Interview: Wall Street Journal – Benjamin Wey discusses U.S. China relations
The Hill’s Congress Blog: Why U.S. companies should get involved in Chinese markets
Benjamin Wey, A China Expert’s Views on How to Invest in U.S. Listed China Based Companies
Washington Post / Video: A Legal Expert’s Views on Investing In U.S. Listed Chinese Companies
Stanford University Research: Chinese Reverse Merger Companies Outperform U.S. Counterparts
China Expert Benjamin Wey – A Featured Speaker at MIT
New York Global Group CEO and China Expert Benjamin Wey Present at the Carnegie Mellon University US – China Summit
Benjamin Wey, My Advice on Finding the Dream Jobs in 2015
Benjamin Wey, Still Need a Resolution? Get Some Urgency in 2015