Founder, Royole Corporation; 柔宇科技创始人
Dr. Bill Liu is the Founder, Chairman and CEO of Royole Corporation, a global pioneer and innovator of flexible displays, flexible sensors, and smart device technologies. Bill founded Royole in 2012 with several of his Stanford classmates with the mission to improve the way people interact with and perceive the world. In 2014, Royole introduced the world’s thinnest full-color flexible display with a thickness of 0.01mm and a bending radius of 1mm. Royole has raised five rounds of funding from leading VC/PE firms with recent valuation at over USD $3 billion, making it one of the fastest growing tech startups. Bill was named Top 10 Most Innovative Entrepreneurs in US and China by Forbes in 2015. Prior to founding Royole, Bill worked at IBM Corporation in New York from 2009 to 2012. He received a Ph.D. degree in Electrical Engineering from Stanford University, California in 2009, and B.S./M.S. degrees with honors in Electronic Engineering from Tsinghua University, Beijing, China.