Rich Bu, Ph.D.
In his role as a Client Partner, Rich Bu Ph.D., manages client relationships, supports new business development, and guides our internal development of user training programs. He is responsible for providing on-site support and training to our customers in the United States and advising on strategic business development in Asia.
Prior to joining Interthinx, Rich was an expert user of Interthinx’ products for many years. For four years, Rich led Wells Fargo Financial’s loss forecast modeling team. Prior to that time, Dr. Bu spent six years with HSBC conducting scorecard oversight, loss forecasting, scorecard and strategy development, and portfolio management.
His experience outside of risk management includes serving as a regional manager of business development for a US-based company in Asia and two years as a research fellow at Institute of Economics, Chinese Academy of Social Sciences. Dr. Bu received his BS degree in Astrophysics and a MS degree in Econometrics. He earned a Ph.D. in Economics from the University of Illinois. Rich is fluent in both English and Mandarin.