Our executive team has decades of experience in security, IT, science, healthcare, and engineering. Together, we’re leading the charge to make trust a transformative catalyst in every market and community we serve.
Julian Lin - Chairman and Founder
Mr. Lin Tzung-Liang (林宗良) is a Controlling Shareholder of our Company and has been a Director of our Company since June 3, 2016. On September 5, 2018, Mr. Lin was appointed as the Chairman of the Board and designated as an executive Director. Since Mr. Lin joined our Group, he has been the driving force behind the development, growth and expansion of our Group’s business. Mr. Lin is primarily responsible for formulating the overall development strategies and business plans and overseeing the operations of our Group. Mr. Lin is also a director of several of our principal operating entities.
Mr. Lin founded VTC Electronics in 1995 and has been an entrepreneur since then. Mr. Lin has over 20 years of investment and management experience in various industries including healthcare industry.
Mr. Lin obtained his bachelor’s degree in Business AdministrationSoochow University in June 1987, and his master’s degree in Business AdministrationPeking University in July 2016.
Mike Sheehan - Chief Executive Officer
Mr. Michael James Sheehan has been with our Group for over 14 years, and he joined our Group as a director of USA deView (a member of our Group) in June 2004. He was responsible for incorporating USA deView, a wholly-owned subsidiary of our Group for the purpose of introducing the company’s products to North America. In June 2010, while retaining all of his current responsibilities, he was named to the board of directors of the parent company VTC Electronics and held this position until June 2016. In this capacity, Mr. Sheehan was subsequently given the additional responsibility of overseeing our Group’s operations in the United Kingdom. In April 2012, Mr. Sheehan was named group chief executive officer of the parent company VTC Electronics and remained in that position until the reorganization of VTC Electronics which separated the CCTV Businessthe Listing Business. Following the reorganization, Mr. Sheehan devoted his time exclusively to the operations of our Group in the capacity of Chief Executive Officer and was appointed as an executive Director on September 5, 2018. In this role, Mr. Sheehan is primarily responsible for overseeing the management and operation of our Group’s overall business, including the development of our business model, technology development and selection, development of our business growth strategies, our Group’s decision making processes and organizational structure, and the management of day to day operations. Mr. Sheehan is also a director of several of our principal operating entities.
Prior to joining our Group in 2004, Mr. Sheehan was with Honeywell1995 to 2004 and by the time he left, he was named the Vice President of Six Sigma, a position which he held until he joined our Group as a director of USA deView in 2004.
Mr. Sheehan obtained his bachelor’s degree in Apparel Merchandisingthe College of Arts and Sciences at Indiana University Bloomington in May 1991.
Alpha Chen - Chief Financial Officer
Mr. Chen Yung-Fa(陳勇發) joined our Group in May 2013 as a special assistant and was appointed as the chief financial officer of VTC Electronics in July 2013 and continues to serve as the Chief Financial Officer of our Group after the Reorganization. Mr. Chen has overall responsibility for the financial management of each member of our Group and our Group’s investment and financing activities, as well as investor relationship of our Group. Mr. Chen has nearly 20 years of experience in financial services industry.
Prior to joining our Group, Mr. Chen served as the vice general manager of finance in Continental Engineering Corp. (大陸工程股份有限公司), between August 1998 and April 2010, a company formerly listed on the Taiwan Stock Exchange (stock code: 2526), and held the role of vice general manager of finance and the spokesman of Continental Holding Corporation (欣陸投資 控股股份有限公司), a company listed on the Taiwan Stock Exchange (stock code: 3703)April 2010 and June 2011. From September 2011 to November 2012, Mr. Chen served as the chief financial officer of DaChan Food (Asia) (Limited), a company listed on the Hong Kong Stock Exchange (stock code: 3999).
Mr. Chen obtained his bachelor’s degree in Business AdministrationNational Taiwan University in June 1987, and his master’s degree in Business AdministrationUniversity of Colorado in May 1992.
David Taylor - Chief Operating Officer
Mr. David Edward Taylor, is the Chief Operating Officer of our Group with overall responsibility for Technology and Operations, including overseeing the overall management of our healthcare technology platform, technology and product innovation teams, and our services teams, and assisting with the development of our Group’s business, annual plans and strategic business plans. Mr. Taylor joined our Group in February 2016.
Prior to joining our Group, Mr. Taylor was involved in the field of healthcare technology for over 10 years. Between December 2003 and December 2015, Mr. Taylor served at Trintech Inc., holding a number of roles including the Director of Finance and Strategy in 2003, Vice President (Strategy)2006 to 2011 and the Executive Vice President (Product and Marketing Platforms (Cloud))2011 to 2015. Between May 2015 and February 2016,
Mr. Taylor served as the Vice President (Product Management) of nThrive (formerly known as Medassets, Inc.). Mr. Taylor was admitted to Associate Membership at the Chartered Institute of Management Accountants in November 2005, and obtained his master’s degree in Business Administrationthe University of Texas at Dallas in August 2008.
Nimisha Savani - Chief Marketing Officer
Ms. Nimisha Savani joined our Group as the Chief Marketing Officer in April 2018. She is primarily responsible for our Group’s sales and marketing functions including strategic planning, geographic expansion, market segmentation and management, product pricing, launch prioritization and product introduction.
Prior to the joining the Group,November 2014 to April 2018, Ms. Savani was the Vice President, Vertical Chief, Healthcare at Academic Partnerships, providing leadership and direction in various areas including integrated marketing and field sales. Between January 2013 and February 2014, Ms. Savani served as the Vice President for Communications, Marketing and Public Affairs for University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center. Between October 2001 and July 2012, Ms. Savani held a variety of marketing and communications roles at ConvaTec Inc., (formerly a Bristol Myers Squibb Company — divested to Nordic Capital and Avista Capital Partners in August 2008) culminating in the role of Vice President, Corporate Affairs. From December 1999 to May 2001, she held roles at Investor Force, Inc.. Between April 1988 to March 1996, she held a variety of roles in customer service, operations and internal audit for Royal Bank of Canada.
Ms. Savani received her bachelor’s degree in Sciencethe University of Toronto in June 1986, and her master’s degree in Business AdministrationVillanova University in December 1997. Ms. Savani became a lifetime member of the Beta Gamma Sigma business honor society and the Honor Society of Phi Kappa Phi in 1998. She also completed a number of Wharton Fellows Master Classes at the University of Pennsylvania2005 to 2008.