Mr. Kris Peng is the current President at UMC Capital. Prior to joining UMC Capital, he was the General Manager of HC Investments, former Division Head at UMC USA.. During his term as President of Crystalwise Technologies he was instrumental in leading the successful merger into Sino Sapphire.
Ms. Jane Tien is the Chief Financial Officer of UMC Capital and is responsible for the accounting and finance function of the firm. Ms. Tien has extensive experience in Financing and Accounting over 25 years. Prior to joining, she worked for UMC over 20 years and was a Division Director of Finance Division in which she focused on cash management, foreign exchange risk management and customer credit risk management of the UMC Group.
Jane holds a MBA in Finance from The University of Texas at Arlington.
Ms. Winnie Chen is specializing in Financial Analysis and Portfolio Management. Prior to joining UMC Capital in 2007, Ms. Chen worked in Finance Department of UMC, held Chief of Finance position of Investee companies within UMC Group. Ms. Chen has over 20 years experience in investment and finance management.
Mr. Dj Lung specializes in post management of portfolio companies. He has over 20 years experience in the Tech industry.
DJ holds a Masters in International Business from National Taiwan University
Mr. Joe Zhuo is a Managing Director at UMC Capital. He joined the firm in 2005 and focuses on investments in technology, media and telecommunications (TMT) industries in China. Before joining UMC Capital, he worked at Weikeng International, an international electronic components distribution company, and was responsible for leading a team in promotion of Broadcom IC and setting strategy in product, pricing, channel and growth in China market. Prior to Weikeng International, he was a chief system engineer and project manager at Shanghai Bell Alcatel and Hangzhou UTStarcom.
Joe holds a Masters degree from National University of Defense Technology.
Mr. James Yen serves as Vice President at UMC Capital. He joined the firm in 2013 and focuses on investments in biotech and healthcare industries. Prior to joining UMC Capital, he worked at UniMed Investment, a Runtex Group-backed venture capital company, and was responsible for direct investment on new drug development and medical device companies. Prior to UniMed Investment, he was a senior manager at China Development Industrial Bank (CDIB).
James holds a Master in Biological Sciences and Biomedical engineering from Wright State Uni.and an EMBA from National Tsing Hua University.
Mr. Alex Shen is a Vice President at UMC Capital. He joined the firm in 2018 and focuses on investments in semiconductors design, system design and SW industries. Before joining UMC Capital, he worked at MediaTek Inc., a Taiwan based fabless semiconductor company, and was responsible for system application of several products including DVD-ROM, DVD player, BD player, DSC and mobile phone related applications.
Alex holds a B.S.E.E. and a M.S.E.E Automatic Control. from National Central University and a Graduate Institute of Management of Technology from National Chiao Tung University.
Ms. Christie Hung is a Vice President at UMC Capital. Prior to joining UMC Capital in early 2018, she worked as Vice President at H&Q Asia Pacific Taiwan since 2004. She currently serves on the boards of SIMPLO Technology Co., Ltd.(6121 TT), and Excellence Opto. Inc. (6288 TT).
Christie holds her M.B.A. from University of Maryland at College Park, and Bachelor degree of Business Administration from National Cheng Kung University.
Mr. Grad Liu serves as Vice President at UMC Capital. He focuses on investments in semiconductors, information and communications technology (ICT) and high-tech technology industries in Taiwan. Prior to joining UMC Capital, he worked at AsusTek Computer Inc., responsible for leading a team in strategic investments, technology sourcing and business development (open innovation). He also was a Senior Director at EY M&A advisory.
Mr. Steve Pan serves as Director at UMC Capital.
He currently serves on the Boards of Fortemedia, Swiftstack & Glympse and is also Board Observers of Atscale, Cloudwords, DCard & Trilliant.
Prior to joining he was a Manager at Hotung International a leading local Taiwanese VC firm listed on the SGX. He was also a Process Integration Engineer at SSMC the JV of TSMC & NXP in charge of security products such as credit card/passport related chips. He currently serves on the board of Fortemedia, Glympse & DCard, he is also a board observer of Atscale and Trilliant.
Steve holds a BEng. in Electronics Engineering from Uni. of Southampton, a MSc. International Business from Warwick Business School and holds a Certificate from HEC Paris and AXA Investment Managers in Investment Management.
"Ms. Rachel Liu serves as Senior Director of UMC Capital and is responsible for Investment Valuation and Analysis and Post Management. Prior to join the firm in 2010 , Ms. Liu held Chief of Finance position at an IC Design company and has over 10 years financing/accounting management experience in US and TW listed companies and start-ups.
Rachel holds a Masters degree in Finance of National Chiao Tung University."
"Ms. Anita Chao is in charge of Financial analysis and Investment management at UMC Capital. She joined UMC Capital in 2004 from UMC where she served as a Finance manager. Prior to UMC, Anita was a Relationship Manager at Citibank Taipei in charge of Taiwan downstream electronic companies.
Anita holds a MBA from University of Michigan, Ann Arbor and a Bachelor degree in Business Administration from National Chengchi University."
Ms. Mei Ching has over 15 years experience at UMC Capital specializing in Investment Analysis and Financial Modeling. Prior to this she previously worked at UMC, KPMG and Wistron as an investment manager.
Mei Ching holds a Bachlors in Accounting from Fu Jen University.
Ms. Jeanne Kuo is well versed with the typical legal structure of VC investment and constantly handles the transaction documents of UMC Capital's investments. Prior to joining in UMC Capital, Jeanne worked in law firms with international and domestic clients.
Jeanne has passed the bar exams of Taiwan and New York State.
Ms. Ting Huan joined UMC in 2014 and servered as a human resource specialist.
She's currently working as the president secretary of UMC Capital.
Ting Huan holds a bachlors degree in financial law from Fu Jen Catholic University."
Ms. Shun Wen, prior to joining UMC Capital she previously worked for Ernst & Young & UMC as a professional accountant.
She was key in helping UMC in adopting International Financial Reporting Standards and was responsible in investment accounting, research and evaluating risk profiles.
Shun Wen holds a Masters in Accounting from Uni. of Hawaii and is a licensed CPA in both Taiwan & US.
Ms. Cindy Cheng joined UMC Capital in 2016. Prior to joining, she previously worked at Ernst & Young working as part of the Assurance team.
Cindy holds a Bachlors in Accounting from Soochow University.