June 21, 2019 / 3:24 AM / a month ago

Foxconn elects chip unit head as chairman, replacing Gou

TAIPEI, June 21 (Reuters) - Taiwan's Foxconn said on Friday it named as chairman Liu Young-Way, the current boss of its chip unit, replacing Terry Gou.

Earlier in the day, founder Gou stepped aside, handing over the running of the world's largest electronics contract manufacturer to a new operations committee as he prepares to contest Taiwan's presidential elections next year. (Reporting by Yimou Lee in Singapore; Editing by Himani Sarkar)

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