Senior Director, Mixed Signal Systems IC

Senior Director, Mixed Signal Systems IC


Mr Bill Zhang

Mr Bill Zhang is the Senior Director, Mixed Signal Systems IC Technology Division at ASTRI. He has 20 years of R&D experience in developing Radio Frequency (RF), analog and wireless system level chips. Mr Zhang joined ASTRI in January 2006 and, since then, has taken charge of a number of R&D projects including 4G/LTE RF transceiver, digital TV tuner, Bluetooth Low Energy (BLE) SoC, ZigBee SoC and sub-GHz GFSK/FSK SoC. While driving  these projects, he collaborated effectively with industry leading companies to commercialise R&D outputs. In addition, he has also participated in development and commercialisation of solutions for Power Line Communication (PLC) and Next Generation Broadcasting (NGB).

Before joining ASTRI, Mr Zhang worked in technical and management roles at Motorola and Freescale Semiconductor. ASTRI hosts the Hong Kong Branch of the China National Engineering Research Centre (CNERC) for Application Specific Integrated Circuit Systems; he is Deputy Director of the Branch.