Vice-President, Business Development and Strategy, VIA Technologies
Timothy Chen is Vice-President for Business Development and Strategy at VIA Technologies, a leading innovator of silicon and platform technologies for PCs. He also serves as Technical Assistant to the President and Chief Executive of VIA. Chen began his career with VIA in 1996 in its Taiwan headquarters, where he managed the sales and marketing offices for Japan and Korea. In addition to his roles at VIA, he holds board and advisory positions at a number of technology companies such as Qifang, OpenMoko, WonderMedia, VIA Telecom, CatchPlay and Fugoo. Chen is involved in social ventures, social media, premium content providers and core hardware companies at the semiconductor and system level. He is also active as an angel investor. Chen holds a Bachelor's degree in Engineering from the University of California, Berkeley.