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Cathy Yang
Assistant Vice President, Taipei Financial Center Corporation
“Taipei 101: Greening the World’s Tallest”

Taipei 101was completed as the world’s tallest building in 2004, at 509 metres. Recently it announced plans for a complete environmental upgrade of the building, to achieve LEED Gold status. The fact that such a building, only 6 years old, is considering such environmental upgrades illustrates the pace of advancement in green technologies and the industry as a whole. In this presentation we hear from the ??? of the organization behind the building,
on the plans to develop the tallest green building in the world.
Biography

Cathy Yang has over 20 years of experience in the real estate industry. Her extensive experience covers different areas including development, investment, office leasing, residential project launch and property management.
Other than Taipei, she has also lived and worked in Beijing, Tianjin and Shanghai. She has been working for
TAIPEI 101 for over 9 years and her responsibility is to market and manage this world’s tallest building. In the past two years, Cathy has been to a dozen international conferences to present TAIPEI 101 and to share her experiences with audience in the real estate industry worldwide.

Cathy Yang majored in economics at National Taiwan University and has a Master of International Affairs degree from Columbia University, New York, USA. She is currently the Secretary General for Taipei Columbia Alumni Association.

 
 
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