ChihHsiang Lin - Applied Optoelectronics Chairman of the Board and Presidentident, CEO

AAOI -- USA Stock  

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Dr. ChihHsiang Lin, Ph.D. is the Chairman of the Board, President, Chief Executive Officer of Applied Optoelectronics Inc. He founded Applied Optoelectronics, Inc. in February 1997 and was President and Chief Executive Officer since our inception. He currently serves as the Chairman of our Board, a position he has held since January 2014. He has served as a director on our Board since 1997, and he served as Chairman of our Board from May 2000 through September 2002, and again from June 2008 through October 2009. Dr. Lin has also served as a research associate professor and senior research scientist at the University of Houston
Age: 54  Chairman Since 2014      
Lin holds a BS degree in Nuclear Engineering from National Tsing Hua University in Taiwan and a MS degree and a Ph.D. in Electrical and Computer Engineering from University of MissouriColumbia.

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Management Efficiency

The company has return on total asset (ROA) of 1.61 % which means that it generated profit of $1.61 on every $100 spent on asset. This is way below average. Similarly, it shows return on stockholders equity (ROE) of 3.68 % meaning that it created $3.68 on every $100 dollars invested by stockholders.
The company currently holds 71.17M in liabilities with Debt to Equity (D/E) ratio of 21.2 indicating the company may have difficulties to generate enough cash to satisfy its financial obligations. Applied Optoelectronics has Current Ratio of 2.55 suggesting that it is liquid enough and is able to pay its financial obligations when they are due.

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Entity Summary

Applied Optoelectronics, Inc. designs, manufactures, and sells various fiber-optic networking products worldwide. Applied Optoelectronics, Inc. was founded in 1997 and is headquartered in Sugar Land, Texas. Applied Optoelectronics operates under Semiconductors classification in USA and is traded on BATS Exchange. It employs 3054 people.Applied Optoelectronics (AAOI) is traded on BATS Exchange in USA. It is located in 13139 Jess Pirtle Boulevard and employs 3,054 people. Applied Optoelectronics is listed under Electronic Equipment category by Fama And French industry classification.

Applied Optoelectronics Leadership Team

MinChu Chen, Independent Director
Maria Riley, IR Contact Officer
ShuHua Yeh, Senior Vice President - Network Equipment Module Business Unit
David Kuo, VP, General Counsel and Secretary
Stefan Murry, CFO and Chief Strategy Officer
William Yeh, Independent Director
CheWei Lin, Independent Director
Alan Moore, Independent Director
ChihHsiang Lin, Chairman of the Board and Presidentident, CEO
HungLun Chang, Senior Vice President - Optical Component Business Unit
Richard Black, Independent Director
Alex Ignatiev, Independent Director
Klaus Anselm, Vice President - Semiconductor Products
ChungYao Li, Senior Vice President Asia General Manager

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