Feng Chi Wang
Entrepreneur In Residence, Partner
Feng is a forward thinking Software Engineering Executive with experience building and leading teams up to 50 full-time headcount across multiple development sites. He has lived and worked in Austin for over 18 years and is known for his ability to attract and retain top engineering talent. Most recently, he was Director of Engineering at Visa where he led teams to create APIs that allow FinTech startups to leverage VisaNet and Visa backend services.
Feng is a serial tech startup entrepreneur. He was founder and CEO of MetaSignal, Inc. where he delivered a drone-based video capture system deployed in operational use by the U.S. Department of Defense. He was the technical co-founder of Morega Systems, Inc., acquired by AT&T, which raised over $20M in two rounds to bring a video transcoding and streaming consumer device to production.
Feng was a full-time native iOS developer for several years. He specialized in apps that focused on multi-camera multi-view synchronized video capture and simultaneous playback on iOS devices; and multicast video streaming over Bluetooth and other lossy IP wireless networks.
Feng earned a BS in Electrical Engineering from MIT and a MS in Electrical Engineering from Northeastern University. He is the lead inventor on five U.S. patents granted in the field of multimedia coding and digital rights management, and has additional patents pending.