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General Information

Twitter@itsbruce
BirthplaceTaiwan
Birthdate10/2/70

Degrees

National Taiwan University of Science & Technology, Doctoral
Management
National Taiwan University, MBA 2009
Management
University of Teesside, MS 1996
3D CAGTA
Fu-Jen Catholic University, BA 1992
Applied Art

Current Companies

VP of Alliance & Marketing

Former Companies

Founding member, USA
Head of Strategy, Taiwan
Chief Strategy Officer
Cofounder

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Bruce Chen

陈仁彬, Bruce Chen, an Taiwanese Internet entrepreneur with dual backgrounds in fine arts and computing/mathematics, was one of the founding members of the Chinese portal Sina.com.

He was a selected art-gifted student since age 12, studied the western Fine Arts as well as the Chinese Arts in his student life. After obtaining a MSc degree in England in 3D Computing & Mathematics, he worked as a 3D Animator for SONY Psygnosis in the UK. In 1996, he joined an Internet start-up in Silicon Valley - SinaNet, later merged with China’s SRSNet and became the Chinese portal site SINA.com. SINA went public on Nasdaq in April of year 2000.

In 2004, Chen was recruited by eBay to become the Head of Strategy for eBay Taiwan.

In 2010, He joined a Silicon Valley start-up SpecialDeals.com as the Chief Strategy Officer, then cofounded Yikuair.com, the Weibo commerce company in China in 2011 in a spin-off.

Over the years Chen has been keeping art as his professional hobby, he had done group and solo art exhibitions from time to time to express his love for the Art.

Recent Milestones

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    Bruce Chen added a position as Cofounder at Yikuair.com. (5/12/11)
    Posted 8/14/11 at 10:14am
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    Bruce Chen added a position as Chief Strategy Officer at Specialdeals.com, Inc.. (7/1/10)
    Posted 8/14/11 at 10:14am
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    Bruce Chen added a position as Head of Strategy, Taiwan at eBay. (7/1/05)
    Posted 8/14/11 at 10:14am
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    Bruce Chen added a position as Founding member, USA at Sina. (7/1/96)
    Posted 8/14/11 at 10:14am
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    Bruce Chen added a position as VP of Alliance & Marketing at InTech.
    Posted 8/14/11 at 10:14am

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