Jason Tsai

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Jason Tsai
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Jason Tsai & his wife
Born (1951-05-17) May 17, 1951 (age 68)
OccupationFounder & Chairman of Entagroup:
Entatech UK Ltd
Entamedia Ltd
Spouse(s)Ruth Tsai
Children2

Jason Tsai (born Tsai Ji-chun, Chinese: 蔡吉春; 17 May 1951) is a Taiwanese Founder and Chairman of Entagroup companies including Entatech UK Ltd and Entamedia Ltd. He is also the founder of Telford Chinese School and the president of The Tsai Lao-Chi Charitable Foundation in the UK. His company Changtel was found by HMRC to have participated in Carousel Fraud and Tsai lost control of Entatech. On 8 May 2017, as the final link to that fraud, Entatech entered administration and 50 people lost their jobs overnight.[1] On 21st July 2017, Tsai was imprisoned[2] for 18 months for Contempt of Court on account of 27 breaches of a freezing order[3]

Charity and Sponsorship[edit]

  • Tsai Lau-Chi Charitable Foundation
  • Telford Chinese School, promoting Chinese Culture to the West[4]
  • Tsai's Gallery in Enta H.Q. Collections from Taiwanese Oil Painting, Sculpture, Ceramic Art, and Publications etc.[5]

Awards and Achievements[edit]

  • Youth Model Awards of Overseas Taiwanese Entrepreneur (1995)[6]
  • Chairman of the Taiwanese Chamber of Commerce in the UK (1998)
  • Chairman of the Taiwanese Chamber of Commerce in Europe (1999)
  • Councillor of the Overseas Chinese Affairs Committee (2000–2006)[7]
  • Entrepreneur of the Year, Comms Business Awards (2010)[8]

External links[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Entagroup.com: Tsai Lau-Chi Charitable Foundatio". Archived from the original on 1 September 2013. Retrieved 19 August 2013.
  2. ^ "Committal for Contempt of Court - Jason Tsai". BAILII. Archived from the original (PDF) on 21 July 2017. Retrieved 11 April 2019.
  3. ^ "[2017] EWHC 1860 (Ch)". BAILII. 21 July 2017. Retrieved 11 April 2019.
  4. ^ "How Telford caught eye of eastern tigers". Financial Times. 27 November 2000.
  5. ^ "Where East Meet West". Shropshire Magazine. 1 February 1999.
  6. ^ "海外創業青年楷模: 蔡吉春". Archived from the original on 19 August 2013. Retrieved 19 August 2013.
  7. ^ "僑委會委員長張富美走訪英國台商公司". The Central New Agency. 13 September 2002.
  8. ^ "Comms Business:Entagroup founder named 'Channel Entrepreneur of the Year'". Retrieved 19 August 2013.