WHY HER? With her dad a successful tycoon (who set up the Mengtian Group), it was inevitable Wendy would fall for the corporate world. She independently launched her own venture capital company, Yu Capital, in 2015, working with outfits focused on fashion—a passion of hers—and technology. She’s also a philanthropist. GUILTY PLEASURE A patron of the UK Fashion Trust, Wendy appreciates designer threads.