The most beautiful stories often have humble beginnings: AST’s story is the tale of 3 ambitious friends who travelled from Asia to California to study sciences, and ended up being engulfed by the entrepreneurial spirit of their new host country where the sky was the limit. And so it came about that their initial 2.000 USD investment to tinker around with electronic circuits in a garage, resulted in the establishment of the world’s 3rd largest computer manufacturing company.