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Gudeng

Gudeng was a small semiconductor supply manufacturer that has grown to become one of the world’s leading photomask and wafer handling solution providers.

Intel Capital helped us with the financial investment but more important has been the strategic support and access to the international semiconductor community, which has resulted in new business and new opportunities for us.

Bill Chui, CEO and chairman, Gudeng
Intel Capital's Role
  • Intel Capital worked with Intel’s Technology Manufacturing Group to evaluate the semiconductor market and economics in Taiwan.
  • Intel Capital invested in Gudeng in 2009.
  • Intel Capital provided Gudeng with resources and global contacts in the semiconductor industry.
Business Benefits
  • The Intel Capital investment lent immediate credibility to the small company.
  • Within one year of investment, Gudeng’s profits doubled; two years later, the company went public.
  • Gudeng is now a leading solution provider and is leading development of new industry standards to support semiconductor innovation.
Investment Summary
Date Invested
2009
Location
Taiwan
Sector
Manufacturing & Labs
Exit
IPO August 2011