Shusaku Sumida joined WCP in 2010 and is FINRA-licensed and registered, Series 79 & 63.
He has over 30 years of global experience in engineering, sales & marketing, operation, strategic planning, and management in the Semiconductor industry, including experience in Japan, Hong Kong, and the USA.
He founded Oki’s Hong Kong operation, founded Silicon Dynamics, a Networking LSI development group under Oki Semiconductor, and ran Oki Semiconductor USA, a $300M operation which included sales, marketing, design center, and R&D.
He served as a Technology Advisory Board member of the Pittsburg Digital Greenhouse (2001-2005) and also participated in the founding of the startups of Silicon Clocks, Passif Semiconductor, and eStat.
He is a visiting lecturer on Growth Strategy of Startups at BBT Kenichi Ohmae School of Business and is an advisory board member of Nagoya University’s DII DR Program.
He received a BE in Material Science from Kyoto University in Japan.
- Industrial and Energy
- Advanced Materials
Sumida's Thought Leadership
WCP Proudly Releases The AI Semiconductor Report
WCP is proud to share our AI Semiconductor Report by our Managing Director, Shusaku Sumida. The report covers investment and M&A trends in the AI Semiconductor space.