Dr. Qian Zhong is currently Managing Director, Asia Pacific Sales at TE SubCom, a TE Connectivity Ltd. Company. TE SubCom is an industry pioneer in undersea communications technology and marine services and a leading global supplier for today’s undersea communications requirements. The business designs, manufactures and installs systems around the world, and has deployed more than 500,000 km of subsea communication cable-enough to circle the Earth more than 12 times at the Equator. TE SubCom’s global presence, backed by industry-leading research and development laboratories, manufacturing facilities, installation and maintenance ships, depots, and management team, work together to implement integrated solutions and network upgrades, with unsurpassed reliability, that support the needs of telecommunications, internet providers, offshore and science customers worldwide.
At TE SubCom, Dr. Zhong is responsible for the sales, marketing, and business development efforts for the APAC region. Prior to his current position, Dr. Zhong was Managing Director, Product Management, where he led the planning, marketing, and development of new products for the company. Previously, Qian also held various management positions at the company as Director of System Engineering, where he was in charge of the technical sales for the business, Director of Cable Development, and Director of Advanced Technology Research, respectively.
Qian started his a career at the AT&T Bell Labs in 1992 where he worked at the Optical Fiber Research Department in Murray Hill, NJ. He holds a Bachelor of Science Degree from Shanghai Jiaotong University, a Ph.D. from the University of Pennsylvania, and an MBA from the Stern School of Business of the New York University.