Dr. Tiemin Zhao is based in Silicon Valley and is IPV Capital's Technology Partner. After receiving his PhD in Electrical Engineering at Stanford in the early 1990's, Dr. Zhao spent 20+ years in R&D, manufacturing, and management with some of the leading semiconductor-related companies in Silicon Valley. Dr. Zhao began his career with Cypress Semiconductor and Xilinx, and in all served in executive or senior management roles at seven startup companies. Dr. Zhao was part of the early team and Director of Operations at Omnivision, a leading CMOS images sensor company. Dr. Zhao's focus is on semiconductor-related industries. Dr. Zhao serves on the board of directors at Tactus.
Dr. Zhao holds a PhD EE from Stanford University and BS/MS CS from Peking University.