Dean Chang, President and CEO
Dean Chang founded Actiontec in 1993 with the vision to be the leading provider of innovative broadband communications solutions. Since then, Actiontec has produced a number of industry’s firsts, such as the first call waiting modem, the first USB internet phone device, the first gateway with two PC card slots for expansion and a number of other innovations. Prior to starting Actiontec, Dean was also one of the founders and the president of Micronics Computers, Inc., a supplier of high quality, advanced system boards for high-performance personal computers. He previously held a number of positions with Silicon Compilers, Atari, and Fairchild Semiconductors. Dean earned his B.S. in Electrical Engineering from the National Chiao-Tung University in Taiwan and a M.S. degree in Electrical Engineering from the University of Florida.