Mr. Ying Wu has been with CTC Capital as General Partner since Oct 2007, bringing over 20 years of experience in technology innovation and start-up enterprises. Formerly as co-founder of UTStarcom Inc., Ying had been UTStarcom's Vice Chairman of the Board of Directors and Executive Vice President since Oct 1995, and meantime he had also performed the Chairman and CEO of UTStarcom's Chinese subsidiary, UTStarcom (China) Co., Ltd. Prior to its merger with Unitech Telecom, Inc. in 1995, he was the President of Starcom, Inc., which he co-founded in 1991. Before founding Starcom, Inc., Ying served for five years as a Consultant, Member of Technical Staff (MTS) and Group Leader for Bell Laboratories on Personal Communications Services (PCS), Multimedia Systems.
He holds an M.S. in Electrical Engineering from the New Jersey Institute of Technology, and a B.S. in Electrical Engineering from Beijing Industrial University.
The recipient of numerous awards, Ying was recognized in 1997 by Business Week as a Star of Asia. In 2003, China Central TV (“CCTV”) named Ying as one of the most influential persons to the economy of China.