Winnie Yu, Ph.D.Sr. Director of Medical Innovation at Flex
Winnie Yu is a technology, product development and manufacturing expert leading the Medical Innovations team at Flex Health Solutions. She has over fifteen years of experience developing products and solutions in sensors and the connected device space.
Prior to her current role, Ms. Yu was a hardware investor and director of development for Flex’s Lab IX, working with startups to get their products from prototype to pilot production in the wearables and industrials sectors. Before joining Flex, Ms. Yu held positions in research and development, and product development at Western Digital and SVTC Technologies, and was heavily involved with numerous startups in the semiconductor, hardware and big data sectors. She has developed products in a wide range of markets including biotechnology, solar, microelectronics systems, optical waveguides, high voltage devices, and hard drive and data storage systems.
An inventor who holds eight patents, Ms. Yu holds a doctorate in electrical and computer engineering from Carnegie Mellon University and a master’s degree in business administration from Harvard Business School.