Chongyun Zhu

Zhu Chongyun

Co-owner of high-end women’s apparel retailer Shenzhen Marisfrolg Fashion, Zhu’s fashion empire operates more than 400 outlets across China and Asia. An engineer-turned-entrepreneur and fashion designer, her house labels include Zhuchongyun and Krizia, the Italian fashion brand which she bought last year for US$35 million. As Krizia’s new CEO and creative designer, the 51-year-old made her Milan Fashion Week debut earlier this year.