Board of Directors
Director and Chairman of Compensation and Nomination Committees
Mr. Tan is the Founder and Chairman of Walden International, a venture capital firm managing USD 2.8 billion, with a focus on semiconductor, artificial intelligence and machine learning. He is also the President and Chief Executive Officer of Cadence Design Systems, Inc. and is on the Board of Directors for Cadence Design Systems, Inc., Hewlett Packard Enterprise and Semiconductor Manufacturing International Corporation. Forbes Midas List named him as one of the Top 50 Venture Capitalists.
During his tenure at Walden International, Mr. Tan has made investments in Advanced Micro-Fabrication Equipment, Ambarella, Aptina Imaging, Beceem Communications, Centillium Communications, Endwave, Inphi, Integrated Silicon Solutions, Leadis Technology, Network Peripheral, Premisys Communications, S3, Silicon Mitus, Tilera and Unisem. He holds a Master of Business Administration from the University of San Francisco, a Master of Science in Nuclear Engineering from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology and a Bachelor of Science from Nanyang University.