Peiran Wei

Peiran Wei

China and Globalization Fellowship Student Fellow
MC/MPA - Mason '15

Peiran Wei worked for Bloomberg News as a China-based reporter from 2010 to 2014. He initially covered businesses in China’s booming consumer sector, spanning from FMCG, retailers, food and beverages, fashion and luxury goods. Starting June 2012, Peiran single-handely created the North Asia list for the Bloomberg Billionaires Index, a daily ranking of the world’s wealthiest individuals based on changes in the markets, the economy and reporting. He has won a number of international journalism awards, including the George Polk Awards for Foreign Reporting, Overseas Press Club Awards for Best Investigative Reporting and Asia Society Osborn Elliot Prize for Excellence in Journalism on Asia. Prior to Bloomberg, Peiran worked for Reuters and Macquarie Bank in Beijing.

Peiran has a master’s degree in International Communications from Peking University