Mr. Young Liu is the Chief Executive Officer and Chairman of Foxconn Technology Group, the world’s largest electronics manufacturer and the leading global science and technology solutions provider.
As a recognized entrepreneur and innovator with over four decades of industry experience, Mr. Liu founded three companies: a motherboard company, Young Micro Systems; a northbridge and southbridge IC design company focused on the PC chipset as their core product, ITE Tech; and an ADSL IC design company, ITeX. Young Micro Systems was then merged Foxconn in 1994.
Mr. Liu joined Foxconn in 2007 as a Special Assistant to the Founder. In 2010, he was appointed as the General Manager of Innovation Digital System Business Group of Foxconn. Since 2014, he has also been the Chairman of Socle Technology Corporation. In 2016, he was elected as a member of the Board of Directors of SHARP Corporation and the General Manager of Foxconn’s Semiconductor Business Group. In 2019, he became Chairman of Foxsemicon Integrated Technology Inc. and was appointed Chief Executive Officer and Chairman of Foxconn Technology Group in the same year. In 2020, he became Chairman of Foxtron Vehicle Technologies Co.,Ltd.
To foster technology innovation and the nurturing of industry talent, Mr. Liu serves as a council member for the Monte Jade Science & Technology Association of Taiwan.
Mr. Liu earned an M.S. degree in Computer Engineering from the University of Southern California in 1986 and a B.S. degree in Electrophysics from Taiwan’s National Chiao Tung University in 1978.