Founded in March 1989, EVA Air, a one-hundred-percent privately owned Taiwanese airline, is the sister company of Evergreen Marine Corporation, which is the world famous shipping line in terms of container operation. Since the inauguration of its maiden flight on July 1, 1991, EVA Air is currently serving 64 destinations over four continents, except Africa, with 74 aircraft and is still steadily expanding its operation network and fleet. EVA Air became a Star Alliance member on 18 June 2013.
Derek Chen is President of EVA Air. He brings the airline rich benefits of more than 35 years of experience in global transportation and the airline industry.