Dr. Jau Huang, Chairman and CEO
Dr. Jau Huang founded CyberLink Corp. in 1996, with a focus on the development of digital video and Internet technologies. His vision and passion has propelled Cyberlink to grow from a small company to an award-winning global brand. As Chairman and CEO, he leads a dynamic and award-winning product team that consists of top-notch product managers, software developers and testing engineers to deliver innovative products.
Jau earned his Ph.D. in computer science at UCLA and went on to become a professor in the Computer Science and Information Engineering department of National Taiwan University (NTU). During his professorship at NTU, he published numerous papers in computer network protocols and distributed multimedia systems. He is currently an adjunct Professor at NTU and frequent lecturer on digital discourse and technological innovation.
Mei Guu, Senior VP and COO
Mei began her career at CyberLink in 1996 in the research and development team, amassing 10 years of experience in developing core multimedia technology, before moving to oversee the company’s OEM business partnerships as Senior Vice President with global responsibilities. Her role later expanded to include management of the HR department and directing operations for B2B business units.
Mei received her master’s degree in Computer Science from National Taiwan University.
Richard Carriere, Senior VP, Global Marketing & General Manager, US
Richard Carriere joined CyberLink in 2011, where he leads worldwide marketing efforts and oversees marketing strategy, branding, operations and Web commerce.
Previously, Richard was Senior VP of Worldwide Marketing and President of the Americas at Nero AG. Prior to that, he was General Manager at Corel Corporation. In both organizations, he built key brands, drove significant revenue growth, implemented innovative digital marketing strategies and delivered significant business partnerships with OEM and other industry leaders. Richard has served as a consultant at McKinsey & Company, where he was an active member of the Technology and Telecommunications practices, and also for Ernst & Young in Canada. Richard has a master’s degree from the Amos Tuck School at Dartmouth College. He also studied at the London Business School and holds a bachelor of commerce degree from the Université de Montréal.
Hilda Peng, General Manager – CyberLink Japan
Hilda Peng joined CyberLink in 2001 and is currently the General Manager of CyberLink Japan where she oversees the company’s business operations, sales and marketing management, strategic partner development for the Japan market.
Since joining CyberLink, Hilda has held several management positions in both the sales and marketing divisions, where she was instrumental in developing Tier-1 OEM partners in the US and Japan, as well as driving upsell e-Commerce programs. Most recently Hilda led the Japan retail channel business management team to formulate marketing and sales strategy for the region. Over the years at CyberLink, Hilda has accumulated broad knowledge and experience of B2B and B2C (e-Commerce) business management and has developed an in-depth familiarity with the Japan software market.
Hilda holds a Master Degree of Business Administration from Bath Spa University of U.K.