RISING TO THE CHALLENGE

Nov 29 - Dec 1, 2016  ●  Jakarta, Indonesia

Douglas_Hsu
Chairman and CEO
Far Eastern Group
Taiwan

Douglas Tong Hsu is Chairman and CEO of Far Eastern Group (FEG), one of the largest and most diversified conglomerates based in Taiwan. It is comprised of more than 249 companies extending into China with operations in countries including Vietnam, Singapore, Malaysia, Hong Kong, and Japan. FEG has a workforce of 58,539 in 2015 and has total assets of US $75.8 billion and annual revenues of US $18.7 billion. The Group has nine public companies, which are leaders in their respective fields including Petrochemicals & Energy; Textile & Polyester Fiber; Cement/Building Material; Sea/Land Transportation; Financial Services; Construction; Telecom; Retail/Department Stores and Hotels. Family Foundations encourage social responsibilities and include the establishment of Taiwan’s leading technical institute, private university, and hospital.

Education:

  • Honorary Doctorate of Management, National Chiao Tung University
  • BA/MA, University of Notre Dame; post graduate studies, Columbia University

Present Positions:

  • Asia Business Council
  • Asian Cultural Council
  • Chung-Hua Institution for Economic Research
  • MasterCard Asia/Pacific Regional Advisory Board
  • Nature Conservancy Asia Pacific Council
  • Prudential/Asia Pacific Fund
  • The Straits Exchange Foundation
  • Emeritus Trustee of University of Notre Dame