Exploration and Innovation, Sincere Caring, and Teamwork


形象照 2022_大檔 2M-01 Bobby Sheng

Bobby Sheng is the CEO of Bora Group and Chairman of Bora Pharmaceuticals Inc., which is the number one CDMO with manufacturing capacity by volume in Taiwan. First founded Bora Pharmaceuticals in 2007, Bobby took it to public offering in 2017 and has subsequently led Bora Pharmaceuticals to become Taiwan’s largest exporter of pharmaceuticals to over 100 countries. With over 25 years of experiences in pharma industry, Bobby Sheng has been leading Bora to grow organically and inorganically though various successful acquisitions.  In December 2023, Bora Pharmaceuticals celebrated its listing on the Taiwan Stock Exchange, the first pharmaceuticals to be listed on the TWSE in 2023. Bora is the only CDMO in Taiwan that has a leading position in both small and big molecules with 7 manufacturing sites, and is now the largest shareholder of SunWay Biotech.

A California native and an experienced leader in the pharmaceutical industry, Bobby is also a serial entrepreneur. His previous successes include brining Keihl’s to the Taiwan market and co-founding the music label, Machi. Bobby has also been involved in multiple successful start-up companies in the IT and Entertainment Industry. He is skilled in International Business, Management, Mergers & Acquisitions (M&A), Finance and Marketing and graduated with a Bachelor’s Degree from the University of California, Berkeley.

Technical Support

dr_pan Professor Tzu-Ming Pan
  • Distinguished Professor, Department of Biochemical Science and Technology, College of Life Science, National Taiwan University
  • Ph.D., Department of Agricultural Chemistry, National Taiwan University
  • Chairman and Professor, Institute of Microbiology and Biochemistry, College of Life Science, National Taiwan University
  • Professor, Department of Biochemical Science and Technology, College of Life Science, National Taiwan University
  • President, Health Food Society of Taiwan,.(2007 to present)
  • Standing Director, AOAC International Taiwan Section. (2008 to present)
  • Standing Director, Taiwan Society of Microbiology. (2007 to present)
  • Standing Director, Taiwan Association for Lactic Acid Bacteria. (2007 to present)
  • Director, Taiwan Agricultural and Chemical Society of Taiwan (2007 to present)
  • Director, The Taiwan Academy of Anti-Aging Medicine. (2007 to present)
  • Director, Biomass Energy Society of China. (2007 to present)
  • Director, Taiwan Bio Industry Organization. (2007 to present)
  • Chief Editor, Journal of Taiwan Bio Industry Organization. (2007 to present)

Comprehensively fortify ingredients and product R&D and improvement, and enhance quality control and management.

Team Skills

Research and Development Business Development Quality Assurance
Monascus purpureus NTU 568
Lactobacillus paracasei subsp. paracasei NTU 101
Clinical trials
Techniques for animal studies
Microbiological fermentation
Development of health foods
Studies for molecular strain identification
Studies for gene cloning and heterogeneous expression
Proteomic analysis
Market analysis and research
Formula design
Product development projects
Customized services
ISO 22000 leading auditor
Certified Quality Engineer (CQE)
Certified Quality Technician (CQT)
Taiwan Health Food Permit certification counseling
Taiwan Symbol of National Quality certification counseling