Executive Team

Executive Team

Paul Huang - Chief Executive Officer

Paul Huang has extensive leadership experience with large, medium, and start-up companies. As the CEO of Fortemedia since 2000, he has been responsible for setting the overall vision and direction for the company, including product strategy, business operations, technology development, financial management, and governance of Fortemedia. Previously, he had served as the CEO and Chairman of the Board at Novas Software, and also the Executive VP of Product Development at Quickturn Design Systems. He was the President of PiE Design, a company he co-founded in 1990 which later went IPO. Earlier, he was a co-founder of Cadence Design Systems, and served as the Executive VP of R&D at Cadence. Paul received the Phil Kaufman Award in year 2000.

Jing Lin - Chief Financial Officer

Jing Lin joined Fortemedia in 2010 as Chief Financial Officer responsible for global finance and company administration. Previously, she served as Chief Financial Officer in TaiGen, a biotech company, from 2006 to 2010 leading the global finance team, investor relations and information technology. Prior to Taigen, Jing served as Chief Financial Officer in Digital United Inc., an internet service provider, for 7 years. Earlier, she had held a number of financial and operational positions in AT&T. Jing holds an MBA degree from Carnegie Mellon University.

Quintin Liu - Vice President of Engineering

Quintin is vice president of software engineering, responsible for core technology development for software and silicon products. He has over 20 years experiences in research and development for speech and audio products. Before joining Fortemedia in 2009, he was CTO and co-founder of Maxsonics, a Silicon Valley startup providing voice solutions for communication devices. Previously, he held various engineering positions at Brecis (acquired by PMC-Sierra), Sony Electronics and Motorola. Quintin started his industry career as research engineer at Nortel, Montreal, in 1997. Prior to that role, he spent 6 years as research associate and postdoctoral scholar at INRS of University of Quebec and Tsinghua University, conducting research in array signal processing. He received his Ph.D, MS and Bachelor degrees from Xi'an Jiaotong University. Quintin is an author of over 30 publications and inventor of 7 patents.

Scott Yang - Vice President, Great China Sales

Scott Yang is Vice President of Sales. He formulates and executes sales strategies, oversees the international sales team operations, and is responsible for all OEM/ODM customers and distributors relationship development. He joined Fortemedia in 2000, and over the years Scott has been successful in the company's revenue growth and dealing with major account strategies in key market segments. Scott holds a B.S. in Computer Science degree.