The Forward Taiwan team is comprised of local and foreign professionals who have come together to build a strong future for Taiwan.

Formed in 2013 by Ping Chu and Yee-ming Tan, Forward Taiwan is the collective effort of numerous individuals without whose dedication this movement would not be possible. Let's meet the core Forward Taiwan team, as well as some of our dedicated supporters:

Our Founders

Ping Chu (朱平), Founder of Canmeng AVEDA, Co-Founder of the Ripplemaker Foundation & Red Room

Yee-ming Tan (陳郁敏), Founder of Third Thinking, Co-Founder of the Ripplemaker Foundation

Task Force

Michael Fahey (費浩文), Winkler Partners

Peter Dernbach (譚璧德), Winkler Partners

Holly Harrington (韓荷麗), Taiwan Startup Stadium

Veziane Faure, Marchand de Linge

Ching-mei Chen (陳慶梅), PicCollage

Roma Mehta, Sir Speedy

Chih-Kai Cheng (鄭志凱)

Chingyu Yao (饒慶鈺)

Katie Partlow

Brook Hall, The LAB Space

Nicole Yu, Canmeng


Stanley Yen (嚴長壽), The Alliance 公益平台基金會董事長

XUAN (劉軒), DJ/Music Producer/Author

Yen-Shiang Shih (施顏祥), Chung Yuan Christian University

Pierre Loisel (劉力學), Lin Hai Farm

Heather Ma (馬永欣), Solo Singer

Miles Huang (黃敬峰), 交點文化