Start Center - Strategic Analysis, Research & Training Center

Wei-Ming Chen

MBA Student
Global Innovation Fellow

Wei-Ming Chen is a second-year MBA student at Foster Business School at the University of Washington. He received his bachelor's degree in Finance from National Taiwan University. Before joining the START team, he co-founded the world's first DIY watch brand, managing product development and finance. His business acumen and skills in cross-functional collaborations led the company to achieve the goal of growing 100% annually for two consecutive years. With a strong passion for technology and entrepreneurship, he decided to pursue his MBA at Foster to develop his next innovative start-up. During the summer of 2019, he interned at a Seattle based smart home company as a product manager to build the mobile app platform integrating numerous IoT smart home devices.