Jonney Shih - Chairman
Jonney Shih has presided as the Chairman and CEO of ASUSTeK Computer (ASUS) since 1993. Under Mr. Shih's leadership, ASUS has grown to dominate the motherboard, graphics cards and optical drive industries, and became a top 10 notebook brand globally. According to IDC data, 2 in every 5 PCs sold in 2007 were powered by an ASUS motherboard.
ASUS has won BusinessWeek's InfoTech 100 for ten consecutive years and was selected as the number one quality and services by the Wall Street Journal Asia. In 2007, ASUS revenue reached US$23 billion - a revenue growth rate of over 330 times in the 15 years of Mr. Shih's leadership.
Faced with the industry's fast changes and challenges, Mr. Shih has led the company through the split of the ASUS OEM and ODM business in 2008. The split gives each business greater opportunities and to become the leader in their respective markets. Mr. Shih has since assumed the position of Chairman of ASUS.
Mr. Shih believes people are the most important assets of a company, and he has developed a corporate culture that encourages each employee to reach for their highest potential. Mr. Shih also credits the company's success to its business philosophy places importance of focusing on fundamentals and end-results.
Mr. Shih holds a Bachelor's Degree in Electrical Engineering from the National Taiwan University and a Master's Degree in Business Management from the National Chao-Tung University.
1986 - Named as one of the nation's "Ten Most Outstanding Managers" and "Top Ten Scholars of Applied Science".
1990 - Selected by the National Chamber of Commerce as one of the "Ten Outstanding Youths" for outstanding success and contributions to the society.
1998 & 1999 - Recognised as one of the fifty "Stars of Asia" by BusinessWeek Magazine
2006 - Awarded with "Outstanding Technology Management Award" and "Outstanding Entrepreneur Award" from the Chinese Society for Management of Technology and Chinatimes & Taiwan DHL, respectively.
Jonathan Tsang - Vice Chairman & President
Jonathan Tsang was responsible for ASUS' global sales, marketing, product management, technical support and RMA service before becoming the vice chairman of ASUSTeK in January 2008.
Mr. Tsang set the "Rock Solid, Heart Touching" model for ASUS, encouraging all employees to aim for the highest standard in personal integrity, internal processes and product quality.
Under Mr. Tsang's leadership, the sales team has built up worldwide sales and service points, and established ASUS as a premium brand that excels in quality, aesthetics and technology. In 2007, ASUS was ranked as number one among Taiwan's Top Global Brands with a brand value of US$11.96 billion.
Before joining ASUS, Mr. Tsang founded Unimax Computer in 1980, Taiwan's first Unix-based software company for turnkey MIS solutions. He also acted as the managing director of Taipei Computer Association in the same period.
Jerry Shen - CEO & President
Before becoming CEO of ASUSTeK in January 2008, Jerry Shen was the President of the ASUS Open Optimal Platform (AOOP) group from 1994 to 2007.
His strong engineering background and channel marketing experience led the AOOP group to become the world's leading motherboard and graphics card manufacturer. In 2006, Mr. Shen initiated the Eee PC project with resulted in the creation of a new product category that took the world by storm.
Mr. Shen believes that people play a fundamental part in technological innovation, and he has invested much in recruitment, training, and career planning at ASUS.
Before joining ASUS, Mr. Shen spent 10 years in senior R&D positions at computer companies and IT research institutions. Mr. Shen received his Master Degree in Electric Engineering from National Taiwan University in 1987.