As the leader of Exponent Partners’ Development Team, Wai oversees the development components of Salesforce implementation projects, and manages the delivery of innovative customized software applications to a variety of nonprofit organizations.
Wai comes to Exponent Partners after more than 17 years with Cadence Design Systems in San Jose, where he started as a software engineer. In his last role as Engineering Director, he led teams located in Asia, Europe and the US to develop new technologies and product solutions.
As a founding member of the Chinese American Renewable Energy Society, Wai is passionate about promoting awareness of climate issues and sustainability technologies. You can often find him biking on trails around the San Francisco Bay Area. He holds a B.S. in Electrical Engineering from the University of Hong Kong, and an M.S. in Electrical Engineering and Computer Science, from the University of California at Berkeley. Wai has also completed his Project Management Professional (PMP) certification.