Chairman, MiTAC-SYNNEX Group
Miau is Chairman of MiTAC-SYNNEX Group and was one of the founders of Taiwan’s high-tech industry in the early 70’s. Under Miau’s leadership, the MiTAC-SYNNEX Group has grown into a conglomerate with 40 companies worldwide, including five publicly listed companies on the Taiwan Securities Exchange and a public company listed on the New York Stock Exchange (SYNNEX Corporation).
The Group comprises five major businesses: Design and Manufacturing of IT and Consumer Electronic products; Manufacturing of Petrochemical, Electronic Chemicals and Industrial Gases; Software Development and System Integration; Worldwide Distribution, Integrated Supply Chain and Fulfillment services for 3C products; and Integrating Agriculture and Food Processing industries.
Graduated in U.C. Berkley, California, Miau received his bachelor degrees in Electronic Engineering and Computer Science, later received his MBA degree in Santa Clara Univ., while working as an engineer at Intel, where he was a member of the microprocessors design team. In 2002 Miau was awarded Honorary Ph.D. degree by the National Chiao Tung University in Taiwan. Miau served as the convener of NICI from 2001 to 2006. He was therepresentative of APEC Business Advisory Council from 2009 to 2016. In 2017, he received Mapect Taiwan Mergers and Acquisitions Awards. In 2018, he was awarded the Industrial Technology Research Institute Laureate.