Choi's Toys

Chen, Shu-Ching Jean
January 2008
Forbes Asia;1/28/2008, Vol. 4 Issue 2, p26
This article focuses on the success of Chinese businessman Francis Choi in avoiding the problems caused by toy recalls by Mattel and other leading toy companies in the U.S. Choi is chairman of Early Light Industrial. His success at avoiding the problems caused by the recalls can be attributed to his political connections in China. Choi has a seat on the Political Consultative Conference, which advises Chinas government, and he and his daughter, heir apparent Carmen Choi, are active in Shenzhen politics. His is estimated to be worth $1.3 billion.


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