James Chao

James Chao

Chairman at WESTLAKE CORPORATION

Net worth: 58 M $ as of 2024-04-29

76 year
Process Industries
Consumer Services
Consumer Durables

Profile

James Yuan Chao is a businessperson who has been at the helm of 5 different companies and presently holds the position of Chairman for Driptech, Inc., Chairman of Westlake Chemical Partners LP, Chairman at Westlake Chemical Corp. and Chairman for Westlake Chemical Partners GP LLC. He is also on the board of Baylor College of Medicine, Knowledge is Power Program Organization, KIPP Houston Public Schools and Westlake Chemical OpCo GP LLC. In his past career he was Principal at Mattel, Inc., Executive Chairman at Lotte Chemical Titan Holding Bhd., Principal at Chevron U.S.A., Inc. and Managing Director at Vinnolit GmbH & Co. KG. He received an undergraduate degree from Massachusetts Institute of Technology and an MBA from The Trustees of Columbia University in The City of New York.

Known holdings in public companies

CompanyDateNumber of sharesValuationValuation date
2024-03-27 388,026 ( 0.30% ) 58 M $ 2024-04-29
2024-02-26 13,908 ( 0.04% ) 305 698 $ 2024-04-29

James Chao active positions

CompaniesPositionStart
WESTLAKE CORPORATION Chairman 2004-06-30
WESTLAKE CHEMICAL PARTNERS LP Chairman 2014-06-30
Baylor College of Medicine Director/Board Member -
Chairman -
Director/Board Member -
Chairman 2014-03-13
Knowledge is Power Program Organization Director/Board Member -
Director/Board Member 2015-12-31
All active positions of James Chao

Former positions of James Chao

CompaniesPositionEnd
LOTTE CHEMICAL TITAN HOLDING Chief Executive Officer 2009-12-14
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Training of James Chao

The Trustees of Columbia University in The City of New York Masters Business Admin
Massachusetts Institute of Technology Undergraduate Degree

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Connections

100 +

1st degree connections

14

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Linked companies

Listed companies4
MATTEL, INC.

Consumer Durables

WESTLAKE CORPORATION

Process Industries

LOTTE CHEMICAL TITAN HOLDING

Process Industries

WESTLAKE CHEMICAL PARTNERS LP

Process Industries

Private companies7

Energy Minerals

Utilities

Process Industries

Knowledge is Power Program Organization

Consumer Services

Process Industries

Process Industries

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