Executive Profile

Lin Yu

Vice President of Sales, Asia Pacific, Christie Digital Systems USA, Inc.

As the Vice President of Sales for Asia Pacific, Lin Yu is responsible for all business and market development across Christie’s strategic business units in the Asia-Pacific region. She also manages the operations of all Christie’s offices in the region including Bangalore (India), Beijing and Shanghai (China), Seoul (Korea), Singapore, Tokyo (Japan) and Brisbane (Australia).

Lin joined Christie® in 1997 and was formerly the sales manager in Asia as well as the branch manager of the Christie Digital Inc., Asian office in Singapore. In 2001, she was appointed director of sales, Asia Pacific. She was promoted to her current position in 2003.

Before joining Christie, Lin was with Los Angeles-based Sumitomo Life where she specialized in group benefits account servicing for major Asian companies located in the U.S.

Lin has a Master of Arts degree in Asian Studies from the University of Iowa, and was in the Ph.D. program in Comparative Language and Culture at the University of Minnesota, Minneapolis. She has also participated in several mini-MBA courses from the University of Phoenix.