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AU Optronics Corp. (AUO)

3.86 0.04(1.05%) Oct 20, 4:01PM EDT
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AU Optronics Corp.
Hsinchu Science Park
No. 1, Li-Hsin Road 2
Taiwan - Map
Phone: 886 3 500 8800

Index Membership:N/A
Industry:Semiconductor - Broad Line
Full Time Employees:63,499

Business Summary 

AU Optronics Corp. is engaged in the design, development, production, assembly, and marketing of thin film transistor liquid crystal displays and other flat panel displays. The company operates in two segments, Display and Solar. The Display segment offers a range of display panels for use in mobile PCs, such as notebooks and tablets; desktop monitors; consumer electronics products consisting of mobile phones, digital still cameras, portable navigation displays, digital camcorders, automobile displays, amusement and printer displays, and portable gaming consoles; and LCD televisions. This segment sells its panels to original equipment manufacturing service providers who manufacture products on a contract basis for brand companies; and to brand companies on a direct shipment basis. The Solar segment manufactures upstream and midstream products, such as polysilicons, ingots, wafers, and solar cells; designs, develops, and manufactures solar photovoltaic (PV) modules; produces solar PV systems; and provides various value-added services for solar PV systems projects. The company operates in Taiwan, the People’s Republic of China, Japan, Singapore, the United States, Korea, and internationally. AU Optronics Corp. was founded in 1996 and is based in Hsinchu, Taiwan.

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Key Executives 
Mr. Kuen-Yao Lee , 62
Chairman and Member of Management Board
Mr. Shuang-Lang Peng , 56
Pres and Director
Mr. Andy Yang , 46
Chief Financial Officer
Dr. Cheng-Yih Lin , 62
Sr. VP and Director
Mr. Fu-Chi Hsiang , 55
Exec. VP and Gen. Mang. of Mobile Solutions Bus. Group
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