James Wu, co-founder of Maxim’s, died last month aged 98. Photo: Edward Wong James Wu, co-founder of Maxim’s, died last month aged 98. Photo: Edward Wong
James Wu, co-founder of Maxim’s, died last month aged 98. Photo: Edward Wong

James Wu, co-founder of Hong Kong’s biggest restaurant group Maxim’s, targeted during protests, dies aged 98

  • Starting out as a single restaurant in Central in 1956, Maxim’s now has over 1,700 outlets and 24,000 staff
  • James Wu’s daughter, Annie Wu Suk-ching, spoke out against the anti-government protesters, resulting in many of Maxim’s cafes and restaurants being vandalised

Topic |   Hong Kong protests
James Wu, co-founder of Maxim’s, died last month aged 98. Photo: Edward Wong James Wu, co-founder of Maxim’s, died last month aged 98. Photo: Edward Wong
James Wu, co-founder of Maxim’s, died last month aged 98. Photo: Edward Wong
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