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EvoNexus Irvine Committee
President & CEO, TriLumina Corp.
Brian Wong has 34 years’ experience in the technology sector, most recently as CEO of Enevate Corp, a Silicon-Anode based Li-Ion battery company, from 2010-2016.
He has been CEO of four companies; Board Director of Technology companies, Non-Profits, and Educational Institutions. As an entrepreneur he has raised over $180M in equity funding, formed strategic partnerships and investments with over a dozen international companies, and completed M&As.
He was Chairman of the Board of the Austin Technology Council, a non-profit organization with sponsorship and 200 member companies supporting Central Texas technology community from 2007-2010.
Previously, Mr. Wong was President and CEO of D2Audio Corporation, a leading digital media integrated circuit and software company, until it’s acquisition by Intersil Corporation in 2008, after which he served as the Director of D2Audio-Intersil until 2009.
Prior to that, Mr. Wong was CEO at Primarion Inc, a fabless IC company with digital power Management and optical datacom products that was acquired by Infineon.
He spent 17 years at TRW, where he managed the mixed signal products business developing advanced semiconductors and digital radios, won and managed contracts from agencies such as DARPA, and expanded into new commercial products business. He started his career at Xerox Corporation.
He is currently the outside Board Director at Sarda Technologies (power management), previously the outside Board Director at Kotura (Silicon photonics) until it’s acquisition by Mellanox Corporation, and Outside Board Director of Integral Wave Technologies (power management). He served on the Advisory Board for the University of California, Davis ECE Department, and board member of other non-profit organizations.
He holds a BSEE from University of California, Los Angeles, a MSEE from University of Southern California, and has taken graduate management classes at UCLA Anderson School of Management.