Foxconn chief hints reduced role, will remain chairman

Foxconn chief hints reduced role, will remain chairmanFoxconn manager Terry Gou succeeded Monday he would soon step back in frontline operations while remaining at the helm of the main Apple supplier. “I will still be involved and be in charge of the company’s major directions in the future but I shall have a more hierarchical function on daily operations,” Gou stated on the sidelines of a forum in Taipei. “I feel that my personal influence should be toned down,” he added.