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Management Team

Shawn Si

Chairman

Mr. Shawn Si serves as chairman of the board. Mr. Si has over 26 years of experience in developing high-performance analog, RF and mixed-signal semiconductor products. He was one of the founders of Montage Technology and successively served as Engineering Director,  VP of Engineering, and VP of Research & Development at Consumer Electronics Division of the company from May 2004 to March 2017. Mr. Si served as a senior member of the Technical Staff at Bigbear Networks, Inc. (merged into Fairchild Semiconductor International, Inc.), a provider of transceivers and electronic dispersion compensation solutions for high speed networks, from 2001 to 2004, and a senior member of Technical Staff at Datapath Systems Inc. (acquired by LSI Logic), a communications chip company, from 1994 to 2000. Mr. Si holds a master’s degree in Electrical Engineering from University of Hawaii, and both master’s and bachelor’s degree in Semiconductor Physics and Devices from Zhejiang University, China.

Derek Chang

VP of Engineering (SoC Products)

Mr. Derek Chang serves as our VP of Engineering in charge of R&D of SoC Products. Mr. Chang has over 26 years of experience in digital integrated circuit development. Prior to joining us, he served as Senior Director of Engineering at Marvell Technology Group Ltd., managing the mobile cellular phone/wireless global SoC design teams for over 11 years. Prior to Marvell, Mr. Chang worked in various sizes of companies in Silicon Valley, responsible for technology developments, including network security, 3D graphic and microprocessor design. Mr. Chang holds master's degree in Computer Engineering from University of Massachusetts at Amherst and bachelor's degree in Electrical Engineering from National Tsing Hua University, Taiwan.

Benjamin Wang

VP of Software and Application Engineering

Mr. Benjamin Wang serves as our VP of Software and Application Engineering in charge of software development and customer support. He has nearly 20 years of experience in embedded software development, software application engineering, software testing and management. Prior to joining us, he served as VP of Platform Software at UNISOC. He also worked successively at EDO and Arima. Mr. Wang holds master’s degree in Software Project Management from Shanghai Jiao Tong University and his bachelor’s degree in Electronics and Information Technology from Shandong University, China.

Edward Yang, Ph.D.

VP of Operations

Edward Yang, Ph.D. is Vice President of Operations and responsible for the management of manufacturing production and operation activities. Dr. Yang brings a wealth of supply chain management experience and technical expertise to Montage-LZ. Dr. Yang has more than 20 years semiconductor industry experience and served various engineering and management roles in TSMC, Sony, Vimicro, and Exar. Dr. Yang received a Ph.D. in Materials Science Engineering from the University of Wisconsin-Madison, USA, a Master of Science degree and a Bachelor of Science degree in Chemical Engineering from Taiwan‘s Tsing Hua University.

Sofie Xu

VP of HR & Administration

Ms. Sofie Xu serves as our VP of HR & Administration. She has over 15 years of experience in human resource management. Prior to joining us, Ms. Xu worked as Senior HR Director at Montage Technology since 2011. She served as Senior Director of HR & Admin at HCD Global from 2007 to 2011. Before that, she worked as HR Manager at Ricoh China. Ms. Xu holds master’s degree in Literature from Central China University of Science and Technology and bachelor’s degree in Chinese Language and Literature from Harbin Normal University.

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