Director, Intellectual Property Division, Corporate Development Office
AU Optronics Corporation
Dr. Yu leads the IP team of AUO since 2004 to handle international IP negotiation, licensing and litigation cases and manage IP work on creating patent portfolio, filing patent, utilizing patent asset, such as acquisition, sale, monetization and financing, and strategic patenting for research projects. He also plans and execute patent analysis for strategic acquisition and spin-off of new businesses for the company.
AUO has been listed, several times, as a constituent stock in Ocean Tomo 300® index. Before joining AUO, he works for a large research institute, ITRI (since 1992) and had been endeavoured in creating patent portfolio, strategic patenting and re-design of patenting for large research projects, and built various IP utilization models for maximizing IP value.
He attained his Ph.D. from Zhongnan University of Economics and Law and Master degree from University of New Hampshire, School of Law. He is also a China Patent Agent.