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Solomon R. Guggenheim Foundation Elects Frank Yu to Board of Trustees

J. Tomilson Hill, President, and Wendy Fisher, President of the Solomon R. Guggenheim Foundation, announced that Frank Yu had been elected to the Board of Trustees.

In a joint statement, Hill and Fisher note that “Frank’s passion for art and world cultures, along with his international business experience and demonstrated commitment to philanthropic activities, make him a strong asset to the Board of Directors. administration of the Guggenheim Foundation. We look forward to working closely with Frank to advance the Guggenheim’s mission and strategic goals. »

Richard Armstrong, Director of the Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum and Foundation, said, “As a global business leader active in the United States, Europe and Asia, Frank’s dynamic expertise and financial acumen, combined with her keen interest in the visual arts, will bring a welcome perspective to the board.

About Frank Yu

Frank Yu is the Founder, Managing Director and Chief Investment Officer of Ally Bridge Group, a leading global life sciences investment group with dual headquarters in New York and Hong Kong. Yu started his career in New York, then worked in Hong Kong for over two decades. Previously, he was Managing Director in Hong Kong at Sculptor Capital Management, a leading global hedge fund. Prior to that, Yu was Managing Director at Goldman Sachs in Hong Kong where he worked for nearly a decade, leading multiple business units and playing a key role in some of the largest restructurings, IPOs and mergers. and acquisitions in Asia. Previously, he worked at Moody’s in New York and at Credit Suisse in London and Hong Kong.

About the Solomon R. Guggenheim Foundation

The Solomon R. Guggenheim Foundation was established in 1937 and is dedicated to promoting the understanding and appreciation of modern and contemporary art through exhibitions, educational programs, research initiatives and research. publications. The international constellation of museums includes the Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, New York; the Peggy Guggenheim Collection, Venice; the Guggenheim Museum Bilbao; and the future Guggenheim Abu Dhabi. An architectural icon and “temple of the spirit” where radical art and architecture meet, the Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum is now part of a group of eight structures by Frank Lloyd Wright in the United States recently designated as a site UNESCO World Heritage. To learn more about the museum and the Guggenheim’s activities around the world, visit guggenheim.org.

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