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Wen-Chen Victor Liu
— National Chio Tung University building expert recruited as an Asian WhiteCoat to secretly service the tobacco industry. —
Some key documents
1990 Sep 18: Sharon Boyse at BAT has faxed her disinformation staff at various Asian and Australian subsidiaries an upgrade on the Asian WhiteCoats program:
A consultant has finally been identified in Taiwan: Professor Wen-Chen Victor Liu from The Department of Industrial Engineering and Management at the National Chio Tung University. He is an expert on building ventilation and its impact on indoor air quality.
She also mentions under the heading "Consultant Activities":
A second consultant has been recruited in Singapore: Dr Siew Eang Lee, the Director of Laboratories at the School of Architecture, University of Singapore. He oversees testing and research concerning building design, ventilation and other factors that affect indoor air quality.
An orientation session has been scheduled in Manila on October 19 for new consultants from Taiwan, Indonesia, Singapore and Malaysia. A further session for the six new Japanese consultants is scheduled for early December in Tokyo.
Distribution of the proceedings of the McGill ETS symposium is now complete, along with its translation into Korean and Japanese. She bills each of the subsidiaries $20,000 to support these activites in their area of the world.
1990 Oct 19: A meeting of consultant in Manilla. This is the new Asian Whitecoats orientation meeting.
- Lawyers: John Rupp and David Billings of Covington & Burling.
- English ARIA recruiters: George Leslie, Roger Perry,
- Australian consultant/helper: Helen Garnett,
- Old WhiteCoats: Luis Ferrer, Linda Koo, Ben Reverente, Camilo Roa, Lina Somera.
- New Consultants:
- Dr. I Fihir (Jakarta),
- Dr Lee Siew Eang (Singapore)
- Dr Lim Heng Juat (KL)
- Dr Wen-Chen Victor Liu (Taipei)
- Dr Quah Lee Kiang (Singapore)