Micro-Star International is a Taiwanese information technology multinational, headquartered in New Taipei city, Taiwan. The company was born in August 1986 when 5 professionals – Hsu Xiang, Huang Jinqing, Lin Wentong, Yu Xian’neng and Lu Qilong. The company is into the business of designing, developing and selling computer hardware products like laptops, motherboards, graphics cards, all-in-one PCs, servers, industrial computers, car infotainment products and computer peripherals The company has also sponsored a number of well-known sports events. It’s current CEO is Joseph Hsu.
Micro-Star International started operations by designing and manufacturing motherboards and add-on cards, in 1986. The company’s headquarters in Zhonghe district, New Taipei city, Taiwan house a number of the company’s divisions and services. Initially, the company manufactured locally in Taiwan, but later it opened new manufacturing facilities China’s Shenzhen and Kunshan to cater to the global market. The company functions through its multiple branch offices in the Americas, Europe, Asia, Australia and South Africa and with a workforce of 13500 people. These facilities and employees cater to markets in 120 countries like Americas, Europe, Middle East, Africa and Asia Pacific.