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Terry Tai-Ming Gou, sometimes written as Terry Guo, is a Taiwanese tycoon who leads Hon Hai Precision, a company that manufactures electronics on contract for other companies. It is now the largest such electronics manufacturing services company in the world, with factories in several countries, mostly in Mainland China, where it employs 800,000 people and is its largest exporter. Gou founded Hon Hai in Taiwan in 1974 with ten workers to make plastic parts for television sets. In 1988 he opened his first factory in Mainland China, in Shenzhen, where his largest factory remains today. He now owns 30% of the public company and was ranked 179th on Forbes magazine's 2011 list of the world's richest people, with a net worth of US$5.7 billion....
 
 
Terry Tai-Ming Gou, sometimes written as Terry Guo, is a Taiwanese tycoon who leads Hon Hai Precision, a company that manufactures electronics on contract for other companies. It is now the largest such electronics manufacturing services company in the world, with factories in several countries, mostly in Mainland China, where it employs 800,000 people and is its largest exporter. Gou founded Hon Hai in Taiwan in 1974 with ten workers to make plastic parts for television sets. In 1988 he opened his first factory in Mainland China, in Shenzhen, where his largest factory remains today. He now owns 30% of the public company and was ranked 179th on Forbes magazine's 2011 list of the world's richest people, with a net worth of US$5.7 billion....

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