Victor Young is a CFO and finance consultant advising management on start-up operations, restructuring, mergers and acquisitions, operations, strategic reviews of businesses. As a CPA with 50+ years of global management experience, most recently as CFO at Ventiva, Inc., a thermal management solutions start -up company.
Prior to that Vic has been Senior VP and CFO of ARC International, plc., a world leader in semiconductor intellectual property, configurable media subsystems and CPU/DSP microprocessors for system-on-chip designs. ARC was listed on the London Stock Exchange and was acquired by Synopsys. He had similar roles in a few other Silicon Valley semiconductor companies.
As a former audit partner with PricewaterhouseCoopers, the international accounting and consulting firm, he served start-up to large multinational technology, manufacturing, telecommunications, energy, and service companies in the Bay Area and in Taiwan. He directed various SEC registrations for clients as well as financial consulting and litigation support services.
His professional memberships included the AICPA, California Society of CPAs and the Asian American Manufacturers’ Association.
His community and not for profit service includes membership in the inaugural class of Leadership San Francisco, and years of service on the Board of Trustees of the Chinese American International School in San Francisco. He is past chair and president of the Asian Business League of San Francisco which provided mentoring and career development programs for Asian businesses and entrepreneurs. He has spoken at numerous career development forums spanning from UC Berkeley to Lowell High School. He was active in the Boy Scouts of America as Assistant Scout Master and a member of the First Presbyterian Church of Berkeley. More recently, he has supported local Chinese organizations such as On Lok, Angel Island Immigration Foundation, and the 1990 Institute.