Hong Kong-born Wu is a chartered civil engineer, specialising in underground structures. At London Bridge Associates, her roles have ranged from construction planner on the £33bn High Speed 2 rail project to senior tunnel site engineer on the Bond Street Tube station upgrade. She became the first elected chair of the British Tunnelling Society young members group in 2010.
After a management buyout, car valet business MotorClean found private equity backing a double edged sword.
Whether that's a good thing is up to you, says author Steven van Bellegham.
Leadership from a distance requires a careful study of human nature, says L&D specialist Sudhakar Sampath.
Set up shop and they shall come? Not so fast, says private equity investor Chris Hurley.
Moving office? Restructuring? New IT system? Change needn't be painful if it's managed well.
Finding time, living fearlessly and leading at speed are on this month's boardroom reading list.