Born in 9 October 1993, FIDE rating 2822 (April 2017)
So won three-time Philippines Chess Champion. So's transfer to the United States Chess Federation was confirmed in the November 2014 rating list. So won the 2016 Grand ChessTour title after claiming victory in the Sinquefield Cup and London Chess Classic. He also won the 2017 Tata Steel Masters, the 2015 Bilbao Chess Masters.
Wesley So was the gold medalist for board 3 of the gold medal team winners USA of the Baku 2016 Chess Olympiad.