Delta Electronics CEO Yancey Hai Honored as "Asia Innovator of the Year" at the 2010 CNBC "Asia Business Leaders Awards"
Taipei, Taiwan, November 26, 2010 – Delta Electronics' Vice Chairman and CEO Yancey Hai was honored as "Asia Innovator of the Year" at the 9th CNBC Asia Business Leaders Awards (ABLA) on November 25. Mr. Hai was chosen from among 53 outstanding Asia business leaders based on his achieving exceptional business performance, excellence in innovation, and superior talent development as CEO of Delta Group. This recognition comes soon after Mr. Hai received the 2010 CNBC China Business Leader of the Year Award.
Mr. Hai views innovation as the most important part of Delta's corporate culture. This concept is guiding the company's change in business models as it shifts from components provider to system solutions provider, and develops talent with the capability to innovate, which is the major reason for his winning this award.
"I am very pleased to receive the "Asia Innovator of the Year" award at the Asia Business Leaders Awards and accept this award on behalf of all of my colleagues at Delta Group and their dedicated efforts. Thank you for the recognition from ABLA and the judging committee. Delta's mission is "Care for the Environment, Energy-saving and Our Green Earth". We practice it in Delta's culture, in our product designs, and in our daily operations. Delta is the world's number one switching power supply provider as well as the leader in brushless fans. We are shifting our company strategy from IT to ET (Energy Technology) and we are protecting the environment by upgrading our products' energy efficiency, and developing clean and renewable energy through our strength in R&D, production and management."
The CNBC Asia Business Leaders Awards recognizes exceptional CEOs throughout the regional. Recipients of the awards are successful leaders with strength, innovation, ingenuity, knowledge and foresight—values that are necessary for building powerful enterprises in the global economy. The six awards presented at the 2010 CNBC Asia Business Leaders Awards include: Asia Business Leader Award, Lifetime Achievement Award, Asia Innovator Award, Asia Talent Management Award, Corporate Social Responsibility Award, and Asia's Viewers Choice Award.