Bill Liu 刘自鸿

Bill Liu 刘自鸿

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.

刘自鸿,柔宇科技创始人、董事长兼CEO。第20届“中国青年五四奖章”获得者,国家“千人计划”特聘专家,福布斯“中美十大创新人物”。他17岁进入清华大学电子工程系,26岁获斯坦福大学电子工程博士学位,在纽约IBM研发总部工作三年后,2012年在硅谷、深圳及香港同步创立柔宇,并带领公司先后发布一系列颠覆式的新型人机交互技术,包括全球最薄、厚度仅有0.01毫米的彩色柔性显示屏,柔性传感器,3D移动影院等。四年多来,他带领柔宇团队实现从0到1、从1到N的转变,在国内外储备了超过700项知识产权,并将产品销售到20多个国家。柔宇先后获得国内外十余家著名风投机构的5轮投资,市值突破30亿美元,成为全球成长最快的独角兽科技创业公司之一。