Monday, 24 June 2024

Charles Chen, Chairman, Yeon Holding Group; President, Chen Yung Foundation; Vice Chairman, Taian Insurance

Taiwan

Champion's Profile

Mr. Chen currently holds the position of Chairman in Eyon Holding Group. He is also the Vice-Chairman of Taiwan Air Cargo Terminal Corporation and Taian Insurance Co., Ltd. In addition, he serves as a board member of China Airlines, and holds many other local and foreign directorships.

UNDP SDG

Good Health and Well-Being

Description and impact

Mr. Chen is the Co-President of Chen Yung Foundation and Formosa Cancer Foundation in Taiwan. He also sits on the boards of a number of other non-profit organizations, including Children Liver Foundation, Earth's Love Foundation, Taiwan Orthopaedic Sports Medicine Research Foundation, among others. His $5 million gift in 2013 to Taipei's Fu Jen Catholic U. helped fund the construction of a 1,000-bed hospital that will open next year.