Terry Gou tops list of Taiwan's 50 best-performing CEOs

Terry Gou (郭台銘), founder and chairman of Hon Hai Group (鴻海), was named Taiwan's best-performing CEO on a list of the top 50, which was released Thursday by the Harvard Business Review Chinese edition.

Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Co. (台積電) Chairman Morris Chang (張忠謀) was in the No. 2 position, followed by AsusTek Computer Inc. (華碩) Chairman Jonney Shih (施崇棠).

Rounding out the top 10 were Catcher Technology Co. (可成) Chairman Hung Shui-shu (洪水樹), MediaTek Inc. (聯發科) Chairman Tsai Ming-kai (蔡明介), Largan Precision Co. (大立光) CEO Adam Lin (林恩平), Eclat Textile Co. (儒鴻) CEO Hung Chen-hai (洪鎮海), Feng Tay Group (豐泰) Chairman Wang Chiou-hsiong (王秋雄), Advantech Co. (研華) Chairman Liu Ke-chen (劉克振) and Mitac-Synnex Group (聯強) CEO Tu Shu-wu (杜書伍).

From 11th to 21st were Hotai Corp. (和泰汽車) President Justin Su (蘇純興), Giant Bicycles (巨大機械) Chairman King Liu (劉金標), Novatek Microelectronics Corp. (聯詠) Chairman Ho Tai-shun (何泰舜), Fubon Financial Holding Co. (富邦金) Chairman Daniel Tsai (蔡明忠), Far Eastone Telecommunications Co. (遠傳) Chairman Douglas Hsu (徐旭東), TCC International Holdings (台泥) Chairman Leslie Koo (辜成允), former Inotera Memories Inc. (華亞科) Chairman Charles Kau (高啟全), Powertech Technology Inc. (力成) Chairman Tsai Duh-kung(蔡篤恭), Taiwan Mobile Co. (台灣大哥大) Chairman Richard Tsai (蔡明興), Siliconware Precision Industries Co. (矽品) Chairman Bough Lin (林文伯), and Advanced Semiconductor Engineering Inc. (日月光) Chairman Jason Chang (張虔生).

HTC Corp. Chairwoman Cher Wang (王雪紅), the only woman on the list, was at 22nd.

Douglas Hsu took three spots on the list as chairman of Far Eastone Telecommunications Co., U-Ming Marine Transport Corp. (裕民) and Asia Cement Corp. (亞泥).

(By Esme Jiang and Y.F. Low)
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