ABOUT GW

GW Manufacturing, based in Taichung, Taiwan, is a leading supplier to the bicycle industry with clients that range in size from boutique brands to internationally-known companies. Years of expertise designing and high-quality manufacturing allow us to offer a comprehensive line of modern products including hubs, thru axles, headsets, bottom brackets, chain guides and other items. Thanks to the flexibility of our Japanese CNC machines, we are able to customize and produce products to suit most needs. In addition to our multi-axis CNC machines, we have equipment for development, testing, quality control, finishing, assembly and packaging.

GW main office is a 4,125 sq.m. (44,400 sq.ft.) facility that houses CNC production and main offices as well as a testing area, assembly area, laser etching and most of our warehousing, packaging, and shipping. Our second facility is a 2,739 sq.m. (29,480 sq.ft.) building with a Keronite (KSG) finishing plant, and more warehousing and packaging areas. Both facilities have a modern, open architecture with an organized floor plan. Working areas are clean, well lit, and designed for maximum efficiency, productivity and collaboration. The entire operation is supported by a well-maintained IT infrastructure.



 

COMPANY EXECUTIVES

Management Director
Management Director
After graduating from National Taiwan University Bruce Chen entered the workforce and accumulated more than 20 years of management experience before joining GW as Office Manager. He oversees the HR, accounting and IT departments. Outside of work, Bruce enjoys riding his bike and regularly competes in cycling events around Taiwan.
Manufacturing Manager
Manufacturing Manager
Frank Hsu was born, raised and graduated with his EMBA in Taichung where he currently resides with his family. He is always looking for new ways of doing things, be that in his life or at work where he manages production.
Europe Business Director
Europe Business Director
Originally from Seattle, David Alvarez is now the European Sales Manager at GW Manufacturing based in Barcelona. He brings more than twenty years working experience at bike companies in the USA, Europe and Asia to his job at GW and uses this to help him work with bike companies to find solutions for their futures.
Marketing Manager
Marketing Manager
Fraser Young is a Canadian who moved to Taiwan more than 15 years ago after graduating from university. After two years racing on a U.C.I. continental team in Asia, he transitioned to working in the bicycle industry. He now heads up the Marketing Department at GW Manufacturing.
R&D Manager
R&D Manager
Jay Tsai, who heads up GW Manufacturing’s R&D Department, comes by his love of design thanks for a long family history in this field. Thanks to his interest in riding and love of solving design issues, he has the perfect balance of knowledge and passion that makes him an excellent addition to the GW team.