Yu Jordy Fu
CEO & Group Creative Director
Yu Jordy Fu is the CEO and Creative Director of the M&J Group companies, including London, Hong Kong, Bangkok and China, she is also the Creative Director for the world’s biggest fashion media company FashionTV. Trained as both an artist and an architect, graduating from Central Saint Martin’s College of Arts and Design with a first class degree in Spatial Design, followed by a Master of Arts degree in Architecture and Interiors from the prestige Royal College of Art London. Yu Jordy Fu had her first solo art exhibition at Beijing Capital Museum at age of six, her artworks have been published into two books in China and at 21 years old her design project was exhibited at the Venice Architecture Biennial.
Jordy worked at Future Systems on various cultural, educational, infrastructure projects; before joining the London office of Skidmore, Owings & Merrill as a senior design architect on various large-scale mixed-use projects in Russia and Middle East. Jordy then worked as a creative director for the UAE pavilion Shanghai expo 2010. Yu Jordy Fu’s expertise includes architecture, interior design and furniture design encompassing hospitality, residential, retail and work place sectors of real estate development. Jordy was the creative director for Design Worldwide Partnership – a 500 staff multi national design company.
Jordy is also an artist, she is an commission artist for French Luxury Brand Hermes, her art pieces were exhibited at the London Design Museum, London Fashion Week, Hamburg Art week, Southbank Center London, Arts Center Seoul, and the Hong Kong Arts Centre and Her own sustainable product collection was sold across Europe and published worldwide.
Jordy was invited to speak at a few TEDx events around the world including Shanghai, Tokyo and Nanjing, and she was the only Chinese designer ever selected to speak at the main TED conference in California.
In 2014 Jordy was selected as one of the 65 Outstanding Chinese Role Models, and invited to speak at TEDx Nanjing. Jordy’s dream is to make this world a better place through art, design and architecture.