|Nationality||Republic of China|
|Awards||National Taiwan Ocean University honorary engineering Ph.D. (2011)
National Taiwan Ocean University Distinguished Alumni (2009)
Chou's father's business in Myanmar was in jade. Peter Chou completed his specialist school in Burma. After school, Chou went to Taiwan and continued to study part-time in the car audio company assembling electronic parts. Peter graduated from National Taiwan Ocean University in 1985 with a degree in Electrical Engineering. In 1987, Chou became a senior engineer at Digital Equipment Corporation; in 1997, HP merged with DEC.