Managerial Lessons From the East: An Interview With Acer's Stan Shih

Hao-Chieh Lin; Sheng-Tsung Hou
November 2010
Academy of Management Perspectives;Nov2010, Vol. 24 Issue 4, p6
Academic Journal
In this interview with Stan Shih, group chairman of iD SoftCapital Group, chairman emeritus of the Acer Group, and co-founder of the ABW (Acer, BenQ, and Wistron) family, we try to get a better understanding of Shih's approach to business, which is neither typically Eastern nor Western. His success offers some timely insights into the kinds of leadership skills needed in a global market.


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