ASUS is a multinational computer hardware and electronics company that was founded in Taipei, Taiwan, in 1989 by four former Acer computer engineers, such as Ted Hsu, Wayne Hsieh, M.T. Liao, and T.H. Tung. The company initially started as a computer motherboard manufacturer, but over the years, it has extended to yield a wide range of computer hardware and electronics, counting laptops, desktops, servers, mobile phones, tablets, and networking equipment.
ASUS is presently headquartered in Beitou District, Taipei, Taiwan, and operates in over 50 countries worldwide, including the United States, Canada, Europe, and Asia. The company has a strong global presence, with over 100,000 employees worldwide.
The current owner of ASUS is Jonney Shih, the company’s chairman. Shih joined ASUS in 1994 and has since played a significant role in the company’s growth and success.
As of 2021, ASUS had a net worth of approximately $5.5 billion, making it one of the largest computer hardware companies in the world. The company’s revenue for the fiscal year 2020 was $13.9 billion, with a net income of $1.3 billion. Lately, in 2023- ASUS has an estimated net worth of about $1.71 million. NetWorthSpot’s data estimates ASUS’s net worth to be over $1.71 million.
ASUS is well-known for its high-quality and innovative products, and it has won numerous awards over the years for its products, including the Taiwan Excellence Award, the Good Design Award, and the Red Dot Design Award.