Yang, Linda Tsao - from United States

ID: 34444
Organization: CFR-D
Country of meeting: in the year 2016-2017

From 1993 to 1999, she was the US Ambassador and Executive Director to the Board of Directors of the Asian Development Bank in Manila. Ambassador Yang was the first woman Executive Director appointed by the US Government to the board of a multilateral financial institution and the first Executive Director appointed by President Clinton and confirmed by the US Senate.

She is currently a Trustee Emeritus of the Asia Foundation, a director on the board of the Committee of 100 and the Center on Asia Pacific Policy, RAND Corporation, and a life member and a director on the Advisory Board of the Pacific Pension Institute and its Programme Committee. In 2007, the institute honored her with its Leadership Award. In 2008, the Hong Kong Institute of Directors conferred upon her its Director of the Year Award (Hang Seng Index constituents).



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