Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Co. Leads All-Asia Executive Team

In a fiercely competitive year for Institutional Investor’s All-Asia Executive Team, only one firm captured first place in every category of its sector.

Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Co. earned best CEO, best CFO, best investor relations professional, and best investor relations company in the region’s technology/semiconductors division – sweeping its industry for the second year in a row.

The 2017 ranking was based on a survey of buy-side analysts, money managers, and sell-side researchers at securities firms and financial institutions that cover Asia, including more than 3,900 investment professionals at 980 financial services firms managing an estimated $1.5 trillion in Asian equities.

Fifty-three firms earned the designation of most-honored company, given to organizations that achieve two or more top-three positions in the rankings for their sector.

In addition to Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Co., 14 companies ranked in the top three in each category for which they were eligible:

  • China Merchants Bank Co. (Banks)

  • MGM China Holdings (Gaming & Lodging)

  • Galaxy Entertainment Group (Gaming & Lodging)

  • CSPC Pharmaceutical Group (Health Care & Pharmaceuticals)

  • China State Construction International Holdings (Industrials)

  • Ping An Insurance (Group) Co. of China (Insurance)

  • AIA Group (Insurance)

  • Reliance Industries (Oil & Gas)

  • Beijing Enterprises Water Group (Power)

  • Sunny Optical Technology (Group) Co. (Technology/Hardware)

  • Infosys (Technology/IT Services & Software)

  • China Unicorn (Telecommunications)

  • China Telecom Corp. (Telecommunications)

  • Kerry Logistics Network (Transportation)