Business 100 - 2011

Liam Casey/PCH International

Liam Casey is the founder and CEO of PCH International, a supply chain management company focused on consumer electronics, personal computers, medical devices, telecommunication industries, and clean technologies.

Liam identified the enormous potential and opportunities for growth in China in the mid-1990s. PCH was founded in 1996 in Cork, Ireland, where the company is headquartered, and where Liam was born. Its operational headquarters are in Shenzhen, China. Over 1000 employees work in PCH offices in Ireland, China, USA, with a software development team in South Africa.

PCH’s clients are primarily multinationals based in North America including three of the top five personal computer companies, three of the top five telecom and networking companies, and three of the top five consumer electronics companies world-wide.

Liam was awarded Ernst & Young’s Entrepreneur of the Year-Ireland accolade in 2007. In June 2011, he was admitted as a fellow of the Hong Kong Institute of Directors.