Simon Ximen, Ph. D.

Vice President PLM and Sales
North America

Dr. Ximen joined ColorChip as VP of PLM and Sales, North American Region, in 2014, bringing with him extensive experience and expertise in Product Management, Applications Engineering and Sales in Fiber Optics Communications Industry.

Prior to joining ColorChip, Dr. Ximen was Director of Sales at NeoPhotonics, where he had responsibility of Datacom Sales. Before NeoPhotonics, Dr. Ximen had been with Opnext for 11 years, as Director of Sales, and supported Applications Engineering for various Fiber Optics modules in 1G/10G/40G/100G.

Dr. Ximen received his Ph. D. of Applied Physics from Oregon Health and Science University (formerly Oregon Graduate Institute) and B.S. from Peking University.