Hsuan was born in Taipei, Taiwan in 1964. He finished his undergrad in National Taiwan University and then got M.S. in Mechanical Eng from the Ohio State University in 1990. He then went on to study in Cornell Injection Molding Program and got his Ph.D. in Mechanical Eng from Cornell University in 1995. He worked for Industrial Technology Research Institute in Taiwan 1996-2002, and now a senior direction at Pou Chen Group.