Born: August 31, 1956
Biography: Tsai Ing-wen, Ph.D. is the former chairperson of the Democratic Progressive Party in Taiwan. Studying in Taiwan, the U.S and the U.K. Tsai earned an LL.B. from National Taiwan University, an LL.M. from Cornell University Law School and a PhD from the London School of Economics. Dr. Tsai held professorial positions at several universities upon returning from her study abroad in 1984.