2009 Asian Central Banker

Fai-Nan Perng, Governor of the Central Bank of the Republic of China (Taiwan) since 1998. He was awarded the Asian Central Banker of 2009 by The Banker. The following is a short biography of this well liked 71 years old central banker.

Education:

National Chunghsing University, BA Economics (1962)

University of Minnesota, MA (1971)

IMF Institute (1975)

University of Minnesota, Doctor of Laws, honoris causa (2006)

National Taipei University, Doctor of Laws, honoris causa (2009)

Present Position:

Governor The Central Bank of the Republic of China (Taiwan) (Since February 1998)

Governor for the ROC Asian Development Bank (Since 1998)

Governor for the ROC Central American Bank for Economic Integration (Since 1998)

Experience:

Director General Economic Research Department Central Bank of the Republic of China (Taiwan) (1986-89)

Director General Foreign Exchange Department Central Bank of the Republic of China (Taiwan) (1989-94)

Deputy Governor Central Bank of the Republic of China (Taiwan) (1994-95)

Chairman of the Board Central Trust of China (1995-97)

Chairman of the Board International Commercial Bank of China (1997-98)

Adjunct Professor National Chunghsing University (1986-89)

Honors:

The Best Employee Award (presented by the Office of the President) (1975)

The Best Essay Award (Central Bank of China) (1982)

Outstanding Government Official (Excellence Magazine) (1998)

Outstanding Alumni Award (National Chunghsing University) (1999)

Outstanding Achievement Award (University of Minnesota) (2000)

Top Central Banker (Global Finance) (2000, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2008 and 2009)

Central Banker of the Year, Asia (The Banker) (2009)

Source: http://www.cbc.gov.tw/ct.asp?xItem=26314&ctNode=455&mp=2

1 Comment

Filed under Portrait

One response to “2009 Asian Central Banker

  1. Pingback: Table of Contents of August 2010 « GOLD MONEY TALK

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s