Steven Teng Vice President

Dr. Teng joined Darwin Ventures in June, 2021. He is passionate about high-tech innovation and entrepreneurship. He joined the NARLabs in 2014 and push forward the Germination Program which supported by the Ministry of Science and Technology. This program was launched in 2011 with the goal of prospecting the major discovery in domestic academic research institutions, assisting the team to cross the valley of death, form the technology to in the market, and make the foresight technology move towards commercialization. He has served as the program leader since 2018. This program has cultivated a total of 76 new startups by the end of 2020.

Dr. Teng received his Ph.D. degree from the Institute of Astrophysics, National Taiwan University in 2014. He served as CTO and consultant of satellite communication companies and planned the national emergency rescue communication system. He was responsible for designing and building the RF system of the sub-millimeter wave array antenna for astronomical observation during Ph.D. study.