Gwong-Yih Lee is the Chairman of CyberTAN Technology, Inc., and the Advisor to the CEO of Foxconn. Prior to joining CyberTAN, Mr. Lee served as General Manager at Cisco Systems, Inc. from 1999-2004. In 1998, Mr. Lee founded TransMedia and served as the Chairman and CEO until September 1999. TransMedia was acquired by Cisco in 1999 for $500M US, breaking the valuation record for private acquisitions by Cisco. Mr. Lee was selected for the 1999 Annual Silicon Valley Top 10 Person of the Year. Prior to this, Mr. Lee founded Digicom Systems Inc. in 1987 as Chairman and CEO till the company was acquired by Creative Labs in 1994, and he served as President of Digicom Subsidiary until 1997. Mr. Lee has been an Independent Non-executive Director of Creative Technology Ltd. since 2009.
Mr. Lee holds a MSEE degree from the State University of New York at Stony Brook and a BSEE degree from National Chiao-Tung University, Taiwan.