Synology® Names Vic Hsu as CEO
Bellevue, Wash. — February 15, 2017 — Synology® Inc. today announced that Vic Hsu, Vice President of the System and Enterprise Group, will extend his responsibilities to assume the role of Chief Executive Officer, effective immediately. Hsu succeeds James Chen, who will be leading Synology's China subsidiary as a response to Mainland China's growing IT demands.
"Hsu has an eye for spotting technology trends and opportunities," said Philip Wong, Synology's Founder and Chairman. "We're very happy to welcome him as the new CEO, and look forward to seeing Synology grow as a company under his leadership."
Prior to taking on the System and Enterprise Group, Hsu served as the Managing Director for Synology GmbH, which has further strengthened its brand recognition in Germany and Europe. Hsu will contribute his expertise in the field to steer Synology in a new direction.
Vic Hsu expressed that he was "thrilled and honored to take on the new role," and promised to "deliver diverse product lines this year to better serve Synology's business users." With a strong background in software engineering, Hsu was one of the masterminds behind the award-winning DiskStation Manager (DSM) during his 11 years serving at Synology.
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Synology creates network-attached storage, IP surveillance solutions, and network equipment that transform the way users manage data, conduct surveillance, and manage networks in the cloud era. By taking full advantage of the latest technologies, Synology aims to help users centralize data storage and backup, share files on-the-go, implement professional surveillance solutions, and manage networks in reliable and affordable ways. Synology is committed to delivering products with forward-thinking features and the best in class customer services.