Yung, Robert

Yung, Robert

Board Member
US-China Green Energy Council (UCGEC)

Dr. Yung is the Chief Technology Officer (CTO) at PMC-Sierra. Dr. Yung has over twenty years of experience in the technology and semiconductor industry. Prior to joining PMC-Sierra Dr. Yung was a Founding Partner of GSR Ventures, an early-stage private equity technology fund focusing on semiconductor design, wireless and Internet services in China and the USA. Previously, Dr. Yung held various CTO positions within Intel Corporation, including Chief Technology Officer, Enterprise Processors and Chief Technology Officer for the Communications Products Group. Prior to joining Intel, Dr. Yung was the Chief Technology Officer for Sun Microsystems in Asia.

In 2002, Dr. Yung was named to the National Committee of US-China Relation's Fellow during the inaugural Young Leader Forum. In the same year, Dr. Yung was appointed to the Executive Board and is a Founder of the World Economic Forum New Asian Leaders Program. In 2000, Dr. Yung was named to the World Economic Forum's "Top 100 Global Leaders for Tomorrow" in Davos, Switzerland.

Dr. Yung earned his BA, MS and PhD degrees in electrical engineering and computer science at the University of California at Berkeley.