As the General Manager of Visa Taiwan, Michelle Jao oversees business operations, strategy development, and management of Visa’s businesses. Jao first joined Visa in 2016 as the company’s vice president for strategic projects and planning.   With more than two decades of multi-market experience in information technology and financial services at Lenovo and IBM, Jao has…

The Chamber has launched a multifaceted ESG initiative aiming to make a positive impact on the business community and society at large. In the ever-evolving landscape of global business, a new era of leadership that prioritizes sustainability and inclusivity has emerged. Recognizing this critical shift, AmCham Taiwan’s dedication to Environmental, Social, and Governance (ESG) principles…

Columbia Sportswear’s General Manager for North Asia Allison Fry implements creative and holistic approaches leading the company’s global materials hub in Taiwan. Fry has worked for Columbia Sportswear for nearly two decades, focusing on relationship management, manufacturing, and business strategy. With degrees in Apparel Design and Production and Dance Performance, Choreography and Ballet, Fry’s versatile…

Amid rising geopolitical tensions, representatives from industry and governments at the biggest defense expo Taiwan has ever seen showcased a robust portfolio of advanced weapon systems to bolster Taiwan’s aerospace and defense capabilities. Last month’s Taipei Aerospace & Defense Technology Exhibition (TADTE) provided an opportunity for Taiwan to show off its military capability, as well…

With over 20 years of international commercial and marketing experience in the life sciences and medical devices sectors, Jon McMillan is an expert in bridging American and Taiwanese business as well as across the Asia Pacific region. As general manager for multinational women’s health company Hologic North Asia, McMillan uses his extensive knowledge to establish…