Quanta Computer

Established in 1988, Quanta Computer is the largest notebook computer ODM company in the world. With leading technology and strong R&D capability, Quanta has become a leader in hi-tech markets and the best partner providing quality design and manufacturing services to top-notched brands worldwide for technology products. Besides continuous high growth, high quality and high value creation in notebook computers, Quanta has extended its businesses into enterprise network systems, home entertainment, mobile communication, automotive electronics and digital home markets. With revealing "Cloud Computing" as the center of business innovation and development, Quanta has been integrating resources and redefining business model to capture emerging growth opportunities. "Rooted in Taiwan with broad vision and aggressive expansion in the global market" is Quanta's strategy for long-term growth development. With "Quanta R&D Complex" (QRDC) as our global headquarters and the center of dynamics, we integrated worldwide resources in technology to ensure that Quanta Computer Inc. has technological advantages to design, develop, and manufacture high value-added products and solutions for customers. In addition, we have established operation centers across Asia, America, and Europe to manufacture, configure, and service products as well as to provide logistic supports to deliver products and services competitively everywhere in the world. Quanta has over 70,000 employees worldwide, of which around 5,000 people are located in headquarters with the majority working in R&D and engineering development. QRDC, inaugurated in late 2005, is a symbol of Quanta's long-term deep-rooted investment in Taiwan. As an intelligent building, QRDC has three major functions, including R&D, humanity and arts, as well as educational and leisure activities. The facility is also equipped with laboratories, stadium seating art performance hall—"Quanta Hall", library, art gallery, gym and swimming pool. The construction of QRDC with advanced facility meets our goal to harmonize humanity and technology. Capable of accommodating up to 7,000 employees, QRDC is unprecedented in the information industry in Taiwan in terms of architectural designs, space planning, intelligent functions and size.

Elton Yang


11 past transactions


Series C in 2010
Tilera Corporation, a fabless semiconductor company, designs multicore embedded processors for networking, digital multimedia, and wireless infrastructure markets. The company offers multicore processors for processing and power requirements, multicore software development tools, and boards. Its products include TILEPro, a multicore processor, which delivers the performance computing for embedded applications, such as networking, wireless infrastructure, and digital multimedia processing; multicore development environment, a multicore programming solution; and TILExpress PCIe production cards. Tilera Corporation was founded in 2004 and is based in San Jose, California. It has locations in Westborough, Massachusetts and Beijing, China.

Lumus Ltd.

Series C in 2016
Lumus (www.lumus-optical.com) products enable the fusion of the digital and physical world, allowing businesses and individuals to maximize the potential of augmented reality and smart eyewear today. Lumus has developed leading technology for see-through wearable displays, via its patented Light-guide Optical Element (LOE) platform to market leading producers of smart glasses and augmented reality eyewear. Lumus' technology enables a small natural looking form factor, wide field of view and true see-through performance.


Series A in 2020
aetherAI is dedicated to developing web-based digital pathology workflow system and AI-powered diagnostic support. Its mission to use state-of-the-art information technology to improve the quality of healthcare.


Convertible Note in 2016
Moduware is a modular IoT platform. Through modularity, anyone can customize the functions of their devices. Through our Modcase, the world’s first modular smartphone case, and the Modpack, a standalone modular device, users can go modular anywhere from the familiarity of the smartphone to the comforts of home. Moduware is an open platform, meaning anyone can create modules using our Developer's Kit and we will help bring them to life on the Moduware Hardware App Store, the first of it's kind.


Series D in 2021
PlusAI, Inc. develops self- driving trucks to enable commercialization of autonomous transport. The company operates a fleet of autonomous trucks in pilot programs in collaboration with freight shipping companies. PlusAI, Inc. was founded in 2016 and is based in Cupertino, California.


Venture Round in 2000
Transmeta Corporation develops and licenses computing, microprocessor and semiconductor technologies and related intellectual property. Founded in 1995, Transmeta first became known for designing, developing and selling its highly efficient x86-compatible software-based microprocessors, which deliver a balance of low power consumption, high performance, low cost and small size suited for diverse computing platforms. Transmeta is presently focused on developing and licensing its advanced power management technologies for controlling leakage and increasing power efficiency in semiconductor and computing devices, and in licensing its computing and microprocessor technologies to other companies


Series B in 2003
Nanosys, Inc. develops and delivers quantum dot technology for high definition viewing experience for the display industry. It offers Quantum Dot Concentrate material; quantum dot nanomaterials; and Quantum Dot Enhancement film to industrial supply chain partners. Its products are used in tablets, televisions, smartphones, and other consumer electronics applications. Nanosys, Inc. was incorporated in 2001 and is based in Milpitas, California.

Lane15 Software

Series B in 2001
Lane15 Software offers software for the development, testing, and deployment of InfiniBand Architecture in corporate networks. Lane15 Software offers enterprise data centers with Lane15 Fabric Manager, a fabric management software solution. It also offers Lane15 Application Enabler, a software solution that enables its users to run their existing database applications over an InfiniBand subnet. Lane15 Software was acquired by InfiniSwitch Corporation in March 2003. Lane15 Software was founded in 2000 and is based in Austin, Texas.


Venture Round in 2000
Alventive is opening product creation and innovation to all relevant players, giving your internal departments, suppliers, channels and partners, as well as your customers, new powers to participate, innovate, and help you dominate your business space.

Mellanox Technologies

Series C in 2002
Mellanox Technologies is a supplier of end-to-end connectivity solutions for servers and storage that optimize data center performance. Mellanox products deliver market-leading bandwidth, performance, scalability, power conservation and cost-effectiveness while converging multiple legacy network technologies into one future-proof solution. For the best in performance and scalability, Mellanox is the choice for Fortune 500 data centers and the world's most powerful supercomputers. Founded in 1999, Mellanox Technologies is headquartered in Sunnyvale, California and Yokneam, Israel.

Tier IV

Series A in 2019
Tier IV is a federated academic startup embracing research and development of intelligent vehicles. Founded in December 2015, Tier IV has led the development of open-source software for self-driving technology, also known as Autoware, and applied it for the proof of concept of last-mile driverless mobility and logistics. Tier IV aspires to achieve “Democratization of Intelligent Vehicles”, where any individuals and organizations can contribute to a grander vision of future intelligent vehicles, leading to a better society in which all the people receive new spatio-temporal values.