Synopsis by Sally Barber
Tycoons is a 13-part series chronicling the achievements of some of the most ambitious and driven entrepreneurs of the modern world. The biographies provide a personal look at the moguls at work and play, and interacting with their families and friends. The program Gordon Wu presents the success story of Asia's "Mr. Fix-It." A Hong Kong native and civil engineer, Wu applied the ideas he gathered while attending school at Princeton to developing infrastructure in East Asia. Managing Hopewell Holdings, he is the largest single foreign investor in China. Other programs in the series include Robert Mondavi, Phillip Knight, Richard Branson, Karl Lagerfeld, Anita Roddick, Dr. Stanley Ho, and more.