Acer names Jason Chen as CEO, effective January 1st
Acer has named Jason Chen as the new CEO of the company starting January 1st. Chen was previously the vice president of sales and marketing for TSMC. Chen will have an uphill battle. Acer posted $446 million in net losses for Q3 last month. J.T. Wang stepped down as chairman and CEO of Acer after those earnings were announced. Acer founder Stan Shih returned from retirement after Wang stepped down.