Brent A. Young is Vice President of Intel Corporation and GM of the China Corporate Strategy Office.
Young joined Intel in 2006 as an open source software strategist before holding a number of management positions leading effective and impactful product marketing and sales strategies. He served as technical assistant and chief of staff to Tom Kilroy, executive vice president and general manager of Intel’s Sales and Marketing Group. Young then moved to China and was the managing director of China Tech Ecosystem (CTE) Sales and China Product Marketing Group where he led Intel’s overall product marketing in China as well as sales, customer, and go-to-market strategies in the CTE. During his tenure as managing director, the CTE sales team received the company’s highest honor, the Intel Achievement Award. Now, he leads Intel’s corporate strategy office responsible for China.
Prior to joining Intel, he spent 5 years developing core product features and strategic marketing in various software engineering positions at two startups, Curl Corporation and ShoppingList.com.
He is a Member of Montage Technology Group Limited’s board of directors, a member of AmCham China’s Board of Governors, an executive-in-residence at Tsinghua University’s X-labs incubator, and a volunteer mentor for American Corporate Partners helping veterans make the shift from active duty to corporate life.
Young earned both bachelor’s degree and master’s degrees in Computer Science from Cornell University and an MBA specializing in Strategy, Marketing, and Finance from Northwestern University’s Kellogg School of Management.