Intel Capital integrates operations in Taiwan with Asia-Pacific center


TAIPEI — Intel Capital, the investment arm of U.S. chipmaker Intel Corp., announced yesterday that it has integrated its operations in Taiwan and South Korea with its Asia-Pacific headquarters. The move will reinforce Intel Capital’s continuing commitment toward accelerating growth and innovation by promising greater alignment and cohesion, said Sudheer Kuppam, managing director of Asia-Pacific region at Intel Capital. “This alignment will allow Intel Capital to better support Intel’s strategic objectives to grow and develop key segments, including Ultrabooks, mobiles and tablets,” he said in an e-mailed statement.

Based in India, Kuppam is responsible for overseeing all investment operations in Asia-Pacific, excluding China, and manages a team of investment professionals located in Bangalore, Mumbai, New Delhi, Seoul, Singapore, Taipei and Tokyo.