PRESENT POSITIONS Vice Chairman Emeritus, United Microelectronics Corp. - Publicly traded on NYSE and TSEC Founder, Meridigen Biotechnology Group Chairman, Hukui Biotechnology Corporation Chairman, Trans Regional Biotechnology Association Board Member, Compal Electronics Inc. Board Member, General Biologicals Corporation Board Member, Pacgen Life Science Corporation (Canada)
EDUCATION BS Degree, Electronic Engineering, National Chiao Tung University, 1973
AWARDS Outstanding Achievement Award, Chinese Professional Management Association, 2007 Honorary Doctor of NCTU, National Chiao Tung University, 2001 Prominent Alumnus, National Chiao Tung University, 1995 Prominent Information Performance, Institute for Information Industry, 1994 Lu Fong Chang Memorial Award, Association of Management Science of ROC, 1990 Award for Outstanding Performance as Marketing Director, Chinese Professional Management Association, 1985
PATENT REWARDS - Rewarded 46 patents in USA (few more pending) - Rewarded 43 patents in Taiwan (few more pending)
PUBLICATION - The Symphony of Management, Commonwealth Publishing Co., Ltd., 2004
VENTURE CAPITAL EXPERIENCES - Presently also serving as chairman of several private VC companies - Previously served as chairman in publicly-traded hi-tech companies such as UMC, D-Link Corporation, Faraday Technology Corporation, Silicon Integrated System Corporation, and Clientron Corp. - Incubated and co-founded more than 100 public and private companies
Kelly Wu / President & CEO
Kelly Wu joined Clientron in August 2014 as President. Ms. Wu oversees the management of the entire organization and is responsible for strategic vision and planning at Clientron.
Before joining Clientron, Ms. Wu was the Vice President of Genuine C&C Inc. in 2013 and Vice President and General Manager of Phoenix Greater China from 2010 to 2013. From 2008 to 2010, she served at BCM Embedded Computer Inc. as President. Her greatest achievement was overseeing the significant growth in revenue, and the building of an extensive and highly effective marketing channels at BCM. From 2004 to 2008, Ms. Wu worked in VIA Technologies, Inc. as Vice President of Sales. During her four years at VIA, the CPU business in the PC market experienced extensive growth and won several big projects from major brands, such as HP, IBM, Lenovo, Samsung, and etc. Ms. Wu was the Country Manager for Intel Taiwan from 2000 to 2004, responsible for sales and marketing, government and industry relations, and technical enablement with the OEM/ODM ecosystem. Ms. Wu joined Intel in 1998 as a customer support representative and took on different roles including OEM Fields Sales Engineer and APAC Distribution Manager.
Ms. Wu graduated from National Chengchi University’s with a degree in Statistics. She was named one of Common Wealth Magazine’s Top 20 Entrepreneurs in Taiwan. While she was working in Intel, her outstanding performance won her Intel’s Achievement Award in 1989 and 2004.