Meng Wanzhou

1972 - Today

Meng Wanzhou

Meng Wanzhou (Chinese: 孟晚舟; born February 13, 1972; also known as Cathy Meng and Sabrina Meng) is a Chinese business executive with permanent residency in Canada, who is the deputy chair of the board and chief financial officer (CFO) of telecom giant and China's largest privately held company, Huawei, founded by her father Ren Zhengfei. On December 1, 2018, Meng was detained upon arrival at Vancouver International Airport by Canada Border Services Agency officers for questioning, which lasted three hours. The Royal Canadian Mounted Police subsequently arrested her on a provisional U.S. extradition request for fraud and conspiracy to commit fraud in order to circumvent U.S. sanctions against Iran. On January 28, 2019, the U.S. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Meng Wanzhou has received more than 1,047,873 page views. Her biography is available in 18 different languages on Wikipedia making her the 394th most popular businessperson.

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    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 18

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 2.61

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 2.61

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among businesspeople, Meng Wanzhou ranks 399 out of 481Before her are Carl Laemmle Jr., Jensen Huang, Carly Fiorina, Eben Moglen, Herman Cain, and Marissa Mayer. After her are Benito Archundia, Susan Kare, Chris Hughes, Trip Hawkins, Niklas Zennström, and Philippe Kahn.

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Among people born in 1972, Meng Wanzhou ranks 222Before her are Markus Rühl, Alexei Shirov, Claudia Pechstein, Brett Tucker, Kerr Smith, and Joe Wright. After her are Darren Hayes, Carlos Checa, Angie Harmon, Daniel Elena, Tomokazu Seki, and Luca Turilli.

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In China

Among people born in China, Meng Wanzhou ranks 687 out of 921Before her are Liu Yang (1978), Huang Xiaoming (1977), Wang Liqin (1978), Xie Jun (1970), Huang Zitao (1993), and Lay Zhang (1991). After her are Tang Wei (1979), Jordan Chan (1967), Wang Hao (1983), Ha Jin (1956), Su Tong (1963), and Wang Junxia (1973).


Among businesspeople born in China, Meng Wanzhou ranks 9Before her are Rebiya Kadeer (1946), Lee Shau-kee (1929), Li Ning (1963), Henry Luce (1898), Ma Huateng (1971), and Lei Jun (1969). After her are Yang Huiyan (1981).

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