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Angela Chao - Foremost Group. New York City, NY, US

Angela Chao Angela Chao

Deputy Chairman | Foremost Group

New York City, NY, UNITED STATES

Angela Chao is an international executive, public speaker, mentor and philanthropist.

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Angela Chao Interview with Sina Angela Chao - Harvard Business School's Alumni Making A Difference

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Biography

Angela Chao is an international executive, public speaker, mentor and philanthropist. She is Deputy Chairman of Foremost Group, a global shipping and transportation company headquartered in New York. Ms. Chao is also President of the Foremost Foundation, a non-profit organization whose mission is to help young people access quality education and to strengthen the relationship between the US and China.

Accomplishments and Recognition

Angela Chao is a well-known and respected leader in the maritime industry. She has served on the China Council for Promotion of International Trade, the China State Shipbuilding Corporation, the New York City Economic Development Corporation and the Baltic International Maritime Council. She is a popular speaker, particularly on the subjects of international trade and foreign relations, education and women executives. Her expertise in the area of international trade has in particular brought her to the attention of many organizations and journals. For instance, Ms Chao was invited to be a Founding Member of the Wall Street Journal’s Task Force on Women in the Economy in 2011. She has been featured in publications such as the October 2005 Journal of Commerce’s 'Women in International Trade' special edition. In the same year, the Overseas Chinese Affairs Office of the State Council named her an “Eminent Young Overseas Chinese”.

Angela is a member of numerous inter-governmental and non-profit boards and councils, including: the Council on Foreign Relations; Young Leaders Forum of the National Committee on US-China Relations; Shanghai Jiao Tong University’s College of Economics and Management Advisory Board; Massachusetts Maritime Academy’s International Maritime Business Department Advisory Board; Harvard Business School’s Board of Dean’s Advisors; American Bureau of Shipping Council; Lincoln Center’s Global China Advisory Council; Metropolitan Opera; and MoMA PS1.

Industry Expertise (7)

Shipping (Marine) Maritime Safety Education/Learning Transportation/Trucking/Railroad Logistics and Supply Chain Corporate Leadership

Areas of Expertise (2)

Shipping Maritime

Accomplishments (1)

Inspirational Leader Award (professional)

2015-07-29

Dr. James Chao & The Ruth Mulan Chu Chao Foundation and Angela Chao, honored as Philanthropic Trailblazers by ILF

Education (2)

Harvard University: Bachelor's degree, Economics

Harvard Business School: MBA, Business/Commerce, General

Languages (2)

  • English
  • Mandarin

Articles (3)

Statement of Angela Chao HBS

2014-04-23

Statement of Angela Chao
Deputy Chairman of the Foremost Group
At the Groundbreaking Ceremony for the
Ruth Mulan Chu Chao Center
Harvard Business School
Boston, MA
Thursday, April 24, 2014

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Angela Chao: Upholding Chinese tradition China Daily

2015-10-08

Interview with Angela Chao by China Daily

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Maritime Executive Angela Chao hosted by IMB Center Massachusetts Maritime Academy

2014-04-27

Today Angela Chao, Deputy Chairman of Foremost Group, graced us with her presence at the Academy to discuss the growth of Foremost Group and her involvement in the company. She began with very informative technical explanations of the dry bulk shipping company explaining vessel size and cargo transported.

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