Bai Xian Asia Institute (BXAI), an educational platform set up to provide scholarships and intercultural learning programs, is funded by Bai Xian Education Foundation (BXEF), a private family foundation incorporated in Hong Kong and established exclusively for charitable purposes.

BXAI evolved from the vision of its founder and Honorary Chairman, Mr. Ronald Chao. Since its founding, Mr. Chao has contributed US$100 million to the Asian Future Leaders Scholarship Program (AFLSP).

Our Five Founding Members are:
  • Ms. Ronna Chao
  • Mr. David Mong
  • Mr. Shinichiro Watari
  • Mr. K. T. Chao
  • Mr. Masaaki Ogino
BXAI Endowment Fund

BXAI’s five founding members have contributed US$10 million in aggregate to the BXAI Endowment Fund.  This provides for up to 5 scholarships every year in perpetuity.