Modesty Blaze

Flannery, Russell
July 2006
Forbes Asia;7/24/2006, Vol. 2 Issue 13, p20
The article focuses on the factors that contributed to the increase in the net income posted by Acer Inc. in the first quarter of 2006. Gianfranco Lanci, the Italian who took over as president of Acer in January 2005, played an important role in the improved performance of the company. The number of computers sold by Acer during the period has risen by 46 percent. It details the financial difficulties faced by Acer before the take over by Lanci.


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