Charles Liang founded Supermicro in 1993 and has been President, Chief Executive Officer, and Chairman of the Board. Mr. Liang, a Silicon Valley entrepreneur, has been developing server system architectures and technologies for over three decades. With a passion for Green IT and protecting the environment, Mr. Liang has been the driving force behind Supermicro’s transformation into a Total IT Solutions provider for Enterprise, Cloud, AI, and 5G/Edge markets. Under Mr. Liang’s guidance, Supermicro has evolved from a motherboard and subsystem company to a multi-billion-dollar business optimizing complete rack and data center-level solutions customers can deploy and bring online within hours. In addition, the Company has expanded globally well beyond its San Jose, California headquarters to encompass significant manufacturing and operations campuses in Asia and Europe with over 4,000 employees globally. Mr. Liang has been granted many server technology patents. Mr. Liang holds an M.S. in Electrical Engineering from the University of Texas at Arlington and a B.S. in Electrical Engineering from the National Taiwan University of Science & Technology in Taiwan.