And people familiar with the matter told Reuters today that Mr. Gou would take a seat on the new board. Earlier reports suggested that Mr. Guo might serve as president of the group.
According to Taiwanese media reports, Guo Taiming has said today that he has faded out of Hon Hai Precision and that the new board of directors will operate well. As for the successors concerned by the outside world, Guo Taiming said that the list of directors will be announced after its adoption.
According to Reuters, the candidates for the new board include Luzon Qingqing, chairman of Hongteng Precision Technology Co., Ltd., and Dai Zhengwu, chairman of Sharp Co. Candidates for the new board of directors must be approved at the June shareholders'meeting before they can elect a new chairman.