About ASMedia

        Founded in 2004, ASMedia became publicly listed on the Taiwan Stock Exchange in 2012 (Stock Code: 5269. TW). We specialize in high-speed IC design and development, and have gained mastery of both the frond-end and back-end development, including digital logic design, analog design, and software development as well as system development. To provide the customers with a better product plan, we collaborate with teams that have a strong capacity to manufacture products and conduct complete testing. We have the ability to research and develop the high-speed physical layer. Our main product lines include high-speed Switch IC, USB, PCIe and SATA controllers. The major domestic motherboard companies as well as the global OEM companies are all our customers.

  • High-Speed Physical Layer Design and Development

  • Single-Chip Chipset Design

  • High Performance Analogue Integrated Circuit Design

  • Hardware RAID Technology

Management Philosophy

We provide an environment where employees can feel professionally fulfilled and personally valued. Our common goal is to lead innovation and create a beautiful life.

  • Innovation

  • Performance

  • Creation

  • Quality

  • Trusty

ASMedia Timeline

  • 2004
    Mar. The Company was founded with paid-in capital of NT$200 million.
  • 2005
    May Developed the first PCI Express Quick Switch chip in Taiwan.
    Oct. Obtained Microsoft WMA technical certification; obtained Green ASUS green design certification.
  • 2006
    Feb. Obtained SRS/BBE technical authorization and certification.
    Mar. Obtained Dolby technology authorization and certification.
    Jul. Completed research and development of the first-generation digital TV integrated control chip
    Aug. Developed second-generation portable audio-visual player control chip.
    Oct. Won the "Healthy Workplace" special evaluation award from the Taipei City Government Health Bureau.
    Oct. Successfully developed and sold Digital Photo Frame.
  • 2007
    May Handled cash capital increase of NT$100 million; paid-in capital after the capital increase was NT$300 million.
  • 2008
    Feb. Increased research and development of high-speed IO product lines in addition to the original Switch and Digital Photo Frame.
  • 2009
    May Handled cash capital increase of NT$100 million; paid-in capital after the capital increase was NT$400 million.
    Sep. Successfully developed USB3.0 device controller.
    Dec. Became the first company in Taiwan to obtain USB-IF Association certification for the USB3.0 device-side controller.
  • 2010
    May Successfully developed the USB3.0 host controller.
    Aug. Passed ISO 9001 quality certification.
  • 2011
    May Became the first company in Taiwan to obtain USB-IF Association certification for the USB3.0 host controller.
    Jun. Transferred employee stock options to increase capital by NT$24,860 thousand.
    Sep. Handled cash capital increase of NT$50 million; paid-in capital after the capital increase was NT$475 million.
    Dec. Supplemental public issuance.
  • 2012
    Jan. The Company is registered as an emerging stock
    Apr. Obtained qualification as a science and technology business from the Industrial Development Bureau of the Ministry of Economic Affairs.
    Aug. Listing application approved by the Taiwan Stock Exchange.
    Sep. Handled transfer of retained earnings to a capital increase of NT$37.99 million; paid-in capital after the capital increase was NT$513 million.
    Dec. Handled cash capital increase of NT$51.03 million; paid-in capital after the capital increase was NT$564 million.
    Dec. The Company's stock was officially listed on the Taiwan Stock Exchange.
  • 2013
    Aug. Develop a new generation of 10G/8G physical layer technology
  • 2014
    Jan. Exhibited the world's first USB3.1 to SATA controller in Hawaii.
    Jun. Regular shareholders' meeting approved the issuance of new employee restricted shares; obtained approval letter from the FSC in August of the same year.
    Jul. Developed own hardware disk array technology (Hardware RAID) and SATA Express technology
    Sep. Exhibited the world's first PCIe to USB3.1 host controller chip in San Francisco
  • 2015
    Feb. Made the first release of 732 thousand shares in new employee restricted shares and obtained the approval letter of the Ministry of Economic Affairs to change the registration; paid-in capital was NT$571 million.
    May Became the first company in the world to obtain USB-IF Association certification for the USB3.1 host controller.
    Aug. Became the first company in the world to obtain USB-IF Association certification for the USB3.1 to SATA controller.
    Dec. Handled the cancellation and capital reduction of new employee restricted shares and obtained the approval letter of the Ministry of Economic Affairs to change the registration; paid-in capital was NT$571 million.
  • 2016
    Jun. The world's first Type C USB3.1 Gen2 to SATA chip ASM235CM was certified by the USB-IF.
    Oct. USB-IF certification for the PCIe Gen2 to USB3.1 host controller.
    Nov. Handled the cancellation and capital reduction of new employee restricted shares and obtained the approval letter of the Ministry of Economic Affairs to change the registration; paid-in capital was NT$571 million.
  • 2017
    Sep. Increased the paid-in capital by NT$29.68 million to NT$600 million through earnings surplus.
  • 2018
    Jan. Exhibited USB3.1 Gen2 retimer and USB3.1 Gen2 to PCI Express Gen3 device controller at Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas, USA.
    Jun. Exhibited PCI Express Gen3 24-channel packet switch chip at Computex Taipei and entered mass production in July of the same year.
    Jul. Forbes Asia's“Best Under A Billion”.
  • 2019
    Jun. We announced and demonstrated the world’s first SuperSpeed USB 20Gbps for USB 3.2 Gen 2x2 controllers for hosts and devices at Computex Taipei 2019. Shipments to interested parties in mass quantities became available at the end of 2019.
    Jun. The annual general meeting (AGM) approved the issuance of 350,000 new restricted employee shares and the application was granted by Taiwan’s Financial Services Commission (FSC) in September 2019.
    Aug. The CommonWeath Magazine 2019 identified ASMedia to be among “Taiwan’s Top 50 Performers.”
    Sep. ASMedia launched the second generation PCIe to SATA controller.
  • 2020
    Oct. The company’s CEO was named among the 2020's Taiwan Top 100 Best-Performing CEOs by Harvard Business Review.
    Nov. ASMedia was one of the three nominees for the 2020 GSA’s Best Financially Managed Semiconductor Company (achieving up to $1 billion in annual sales) Award.
  • 2021
    May ASMedia was ranked 10th in the “Prosperous 100” from the “CommonWealth Magazine Top 2000 Survey.”
    Jun. ASMedia was ranked 1st in the “High Value 100” by the Business Next Media.

Organizational Chart

  • Shareholders meeting
  • Remuneration Committee
    Audit Committee
    Board of Directors
    Audit Office
  • Chairman
  • President
  • President's Office
  • Operation Management Center
    • Human Resources Department
      Accounting Department
      Information Department
      Administration Department
    Quality Verification And Product Management Center
    Research and Development Center
    Product Center
    • Product Marketing Department
      Quality Assurance Department
    Software Center
    Business Center
    Operations Support Center

Company Departments and Responsibilities

President’s Office
  • Develop the company's strategic plan; set operational goals; monitor and evaluate the implementation and performance of operational objectives.
  • Formulate the functions and powers of each department of the company; establish and promote project plans; appoint department and project supervisors.
  • Integrate, coordinate, and support different departments to undertake business promotion activities as well as carry out the projects.
Research and Development Center
  • Digital design and process development.
  • Analog integrated circuit design and verification.
  • Hardware development.
  • Establish a complete DRC and verification process.
Software Center
  • Design and maintain system software and application software.
  • Develop and maintain firmware and system drives.
Business Office Center
  • Comply with the company’s policies and goals; set performance and profit targets.
  • Devise and implement promotion plans and sales plans in accordance with the targets.
  • Understand market demands and technology development trends.
  • Execute price and channel strategies; respond to the market and customer needs and assist in establishing strategic alliances with other companies.
Operations Support Center
  • Formulate production schedules and manage shipping; complete import and export declarations of finished products, machinery and equipment; manage raw materials and scrap effectively.
  • Subcontract manufacturing of raw materials as well as testing of finished products.
  • Subcontract production and purchasing of test equipment.
Product Center

Product Marketing Department

  • Coordinate with the R&D Department in the new product development process.
  • Develop system applications and draw up IC design specifications.
  • Measure IC electrical characteristics and their conformity with standard specifications.
  • Design and implement verification systems and demonstration systems.
  • System testing, performance testing and operating system compatibility testing.
  • Assist in IC test engineering and establish testing processes of mass production of IC modules.
  • Provide customer engineering service and technical support.

 

Quality Assurance Department

  • Promote ISO quality system operation, quality management system, and document control center.
  • Monitor product quality.
  • Handle customer complaints.
  • Handle abnormal production situations.
  • Manage suppliers.
  • Conduct engineering analysis.
  • Manage test fixture production.
  • Conduct ISO audits, customer audits and supplier audits.
Quality Verification and Product Management Center
  • Make test plans.
  • Product testing.
  • Client-side testing and simulation testing.
  • Product management.
Operation Management Center

Human Resources Department

  • Conduct human resource planning and establish personnel rules and regulations.
  • Manage personnel changes, include hiring, promotions and voluntary quit; establish salary ranges; conduct labor and health insurance procedures; handle resignation process.
  • Provide training and education to employees; conduct performance appraisals; manage employee welfare.
  • Establish and manage personnel records.

 

Accounting Department

  • Prepare fund management and fund-raising plans; manage and plan long-term and short-term funds, etc.
  • Handle stock affairs; maintain positive relationships with shareholders.
  • Administer accounting treatment and tax planning.

 

Information Department

  • Plan and incorporate the computerized management system into the organization.
  • Offer network construction, maintenance and control services.
  • Formulate and implement information security mechanisms.
  • Plan and maintain computer software and hardware.
  • Plan and execute overall computerized operations.

Administration Department

  • General Administration: Lead the formulation and execution of various operations related to general affairs, fire protection, public security, and environmental sanitation to provide a working environment with the best quality.
  • General Procurement: purchase requisition, request for quotation, price negotiation, procurement, inspection and acceptance, asset management operations.
Audit Office
  • Audit and check the soundness, rationality, and effectiveness of the company's internal control system as well as the management system, and put forward suggestions for improvements to ensure the safety of the company’s operations.
  • Investigate and evaluate the progress and efficiency of each unit’s implementation of various plans or policies.
  • Perform routine audit operations; track and review abnormal improvements.

Management Team

  • Lin, Che-Wei / President

    Based on the Board resolutions and instructions from the Chairman, develop the company's strategic plan, set operational goals, monitor and evaluate the implementation and performance of operational goals.

  • Chen, Hsi-Kai / Vice President

    In compliance with the company’s policies and goals, set performance and profit targets, assist in obtaining information about market demand and technology development trends, devise and implement promotion and sales plans in accordance with the targets.

  • Chuang, Ching-Fu / Vice President

    In compliance with the company’s policies and goals, understand the market demand as well as the technology development trends, develop system applications and draw up IC design specifications, establish testing processes of mass production of IC modules, provide engineering services and technical support to the customers.

  • Chang, Chi / Vice President

    Coordinate and integrate resources from the Research and Development Team to develop new products and technology, maximize research and development potential to develop competitive products.