Tom Wang is an Advisor to National Cheng Kung University (NCKU) in Taiwan, where he reviews NCKU’s high-tech incubator projects.
Previously, Tom was a Venture Partner with PTI Ventures, a Taiwanese VC firm, for more than 7 years, and was responsible for PTI Ventures’ investments in the US, including its investment in Rackable, which earned the firm a 36x return. Moreover, he served as a Board Director for a number of technology start-ups and contributed significantly to their Asian sales and business development.
Prior to joining PTI Ventures, he was President of Pulse Metric, a medical device company in San Diego, and President of Genoa Systems, a graphics card manufacturer in Silicon Valley. He has also served as a Vice President at Neo Solar Power (NSP), a solar cell manufacturer in Taiwan, a Senior Vice President at SiPix Imaging, an e-paper company in Silicon Valley, a Senior Vice President at Nortel Networks’ semiconductor unit in Shanghai, and President & Founder of Neo Group, a market research and consulting firm in Silicon Valley.
He holds BSEE and MSEE degrees from National Cheng Kung University in Taiwan, an MSEE degree from San Jose State University, and an MBA degree from Golden Gate University in San Francisco.