The Taiwan Fund, Inc.

Directors and Officers

  • William C. Kirby - Chairman of the Board, Chairman of the Share Repurchase Program Committee. Member: Audit Committee, Nominating Committee, Valuation Committee and Independent Director
  • Anthony S. Clark - Chairman of the Valuation Committee. Member: Audit Committee, Share Repurchase Program Committee and Nominating Committee and Independent Director
  • Thomas G. Kamp - Chairman of the Audit Committee. Member: Share Repurchase Committee, Nominating Committee and Valuation Committee and Independent Director
  • Warren J. Olsen - Member: Audit Committee, Share Repurchase Committee, Nominating Committee and Valuation Committee and Independent Director
  • Shelley E. Rigger - Chair of the Nominating Committee. Member: Audit Committee, Share Repurchase Program Committee and Valuation Committee and Independent Director
  • Thomas Fuccillo - President
  • Monique Labbe - Treasurer
  • Patrick Keniston - Chief Compliance Officer
  • Brian F. Link - Secretary

Shelley E. Rigger

Chair of the Nominating Committee. Member: Audit Committee, Share Repurchase Program Committee and Valuation Committee and Independent Director

Ms. Rigger is an independent Director of the Fund and has been on the Board since April 2016. Ms. Rigger is the Brown Professor of East Asian Studies at Davidson College since 1993. Ms. Rigger has been a visiting Associate Professor at Fudan University’s School of International Relations and Public Administration in Shanghai. She has also been a visiting Research Scholar at National Chengchi University in Taiwan for the Institute for International Relations. Ms. Rigger graduated magna cum laude from Princeton University’s Woodrow Wilson School of Public and International Affairs. She also holds a Ph.D. from Harvard University’s Department of Government with fields of specialization in comparative politics, Chinese politics, American politics and government and political anthropology. Ms. Rigger has published several books and numerous articles related to Taiwanese and Chinese history and business.