Peter Wang has over three decades of experience in developing ideas into technologies, standards, products, and companies around the world, with demonstrated executive leadership in strategy formation and execution of new initiatives into major market trends.
A serial entrepreneur, Peter lead the founding of Intransa, Inc. in 2000, a pioneer of native IP SAN storage systems, and co-founded Retrevo Inc in 2005. a Web 2.0 service focused on consumer electronics and utilizing machine learning technologies. He then established and built a joint venture IaaS business in China. He has served as President, Chief Technology Officer, Board Director, as well as VP of Marketing, Engineering, and Operations.
He drove the architecture and product strategies, the engagements with major OEMs in US, China, and India, the set-up of multi-sites and off-shore development centers, and establishment of 24×7 web and cloud services operations.
Prior to becoming an entrepreneur, Mr. Wang led the Technology Development Center at 3Com Corp., where he spear-headed wide ranging technology investigations and prototyping efforts, including VoIP, high-speed networks, broadband and wireless access, intelligent infrastructure, and network appliances. He identified emerging technologies and markets, drove strategic partnership development for new technologies, both within the commercial industry and with major university research centers, and cross-division technology strategies for insertion into products.
Peter was instrumental in a number of IEEE 802, IETF and ANSI standards, including 10 Gb Ethernet, QoS, and iSCSI. He has been awarded over 20 US patents and has published a number of IEEE conferences and other journal papers. He holds graduate degrees from Stanford University, and U.C. Berkeley.