David H.Y. Ho is Chairman and Founder of Kiina Investment Ltd., a venture capital firm that invests in start-up companies in the technology, media and telecommunications industries. Mr. Ho previously served as Chairman of Greater China for Nokia Siemens Networks, President of Greater China for Nokia Corporation and Senior Vice President of the Nokia Networks Business Group. He has also held senior leadership roles with Nortel Networks and Motorola in China and Canada. Mr. Ho currently serves as a member of the Board of Directors of Qorvo, Inc. and Sun Life Financial. After having completed four years of service as a director for DBS Bank Hong Kong Limited, Mr. Ho now serves as a member of the Board of Directors for Singapore based DBS Group Holdings and DBS Bank Limited. Previously, Mr. Ho served as a director of China COSCO Shipping Corporation, nVent Electric plc, Pentair plc, China Mobile Communications Corporation, Dong Fang Electric Corporation, Owens Illinois, Inc. and, prior to its merger with R. F. Micro Devices to form Qorvo, Inc., Triquent Semiconductor, Inc. He also served as a director of China Ocean Shipping Company prior to its merger with China Shipping Group. He holds a Bachelor’s degree in Engineering and a Master’s degree in Management Sciences from the University of Waterloo in Canada.
Mr. Ho has extensive experience establishing and building businesses in China and in international joint venture operations, government relations and Asian operations and marketing. His background brings significant value to the Company as we execute on our global strategy. He also has executive leadership experience in the electronics and technology industries, which are key customer segments for the Company.