Dr. Shi is a veteran of the semiconductor industry. Prior to joining MATRIX, he was a Principal System Architect of AMD and also responsible for the technology partnership of AMD with companies and universities in greater China. Before this position, he held various position at different leading international IC companies such as Synopsys and ARM. Dr. Shi was also with Samsung Semiconductor as a senior chip design engineer (based at Samsung’s headquarters in Korea). Dr. Shi received his Ph.D. degree from the Chinese Academy of Sciences in 2005.