The appointment was announced after Acer's
annual general investor meeting. It followed the retirement of
co-founder Stan Shih, who returned to the company in November to
lead a restructuring effort that welcomed a new chief executive
and chief financial officer.
The company also announced that they have invited Shih to take
the up the role of honorary chairman. At the meeting, Shih said
without elaborating that he would continue to participate in
(Reporting by Michael Gold; Editing by Christopher Cushing)
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