Dr. Leonard Liu
Chairman & Chief Executive Officer
Leonard Liu has spent 40 years in the systems industry, with a history of developing innovative computing technologies into successful businesses. He has played key roles in the development of the PC, enterprise software and semiconductor industries. Most recently, he served as president of ASE Group, a provider of IC test and packaging services, having held roles as Chairman and CEO of Walker Interactive Systems, COO of Cadence Design Systems, and President of Acer Group. He has been a champion of globally distributed software development for decades. Dr. Liu began his career at IBM where he was responsible for the creation and implementation of SQL and the management of CICS, SNA, and AIX ,eventually overseeing the worldwide Database and Language lines-of-business. He received his undergraduate degree from Taiwan University and his Ph.D. from Princeton University.
President & Chief Operating Officer
Frank Yu has over 30 years of experience as an executive and technologist delivering commercial software and services. Throughout his career, Mr. Yu has led initiatives to develop significant software products and solutions in India and China, both as company ventures and in partnership with outsourcing vendors. Mr. Yu was most recently SVP of Product Development and Delivery at Vitria Technology, heading up Engineering, Professional Services, Customer Support, Training, and IT. Mr. Yu served as VP of Engineering and VP/ GM of the Analytical Solutions Business Unit at Walker Interactive Systems, as Director of Engineering and Chief Architect at Cadence Design Systems, and as Manager of Logic Simulation Products at Dazix (formerly Daisy Systems). Mr. Yu began his career as a co-founder of The CAD Group.
Chief Technology Officer & Executive Vice President
Wayne Hom has 30 years of experience inventing, developing and delivering commercial software technologies. He comes to Augmentum from Vitria, where he was VP of Solutions Engineering. Previous positions include VP of User Experience at Zaplet, VP and Chief Architect at Walker Interactive, Windows Architect, Cadence Design Systems and Chief Architect, Symantec. Mr. Hom has driven a diverse set of software products including shrink wrap PC project management software, workstation based CAD tools, mainframe based ERP systems, client/server based financial reporting systems, web based collaboration systems, and vertical industry focused reporting and business process management systems. He has outsourced software development ranging from application components for the financial and health care verticals, to ground up development of reporting tools, to complete product development and QA, in India and in China.
Executive Vice President of Worldwide Sales & Marketing
Mr. Lee has 25 years of experience in systems development, sales, marketing and general management. He comes to Augmentum from Attensity, where he was Senior Vice President of Enterprise Sales. Before that, Mr. Lee was the Senior Vice President of Worldwide Sales and Services at Ion Systems and SVP/GM of North America and Asia for Walker Interactive Systems. At Walker, Mr. Lee established a solid position in Asia Pacific with significant sales to the region's blue chip companies such as the BHP Group, Electricity Generating Authority of Thailand, Caltex Pacific of Indonesia, Cathay Pacific Airways, RHB Bank of Malaysia, Bank of the Philippine Islands, and China Merchant Bank. Earlier in his career, Mr. Lee helped to establish Stratus Computer as the leading OLTP systems provider in Asia Pacific. Mr. Lee started his career at Prime Computer as an operating systems kernel software engineer and earned his bachelors degree in computer science from MIT and his MBA from UCLA's Andersen School of Management.