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Yi-Chuan Lin (William Lin)
Ph.D. PhD in Chinese Medicine, Guangzhou University of Chinese Medicine
Ph.D. PhD in Strategy Management of International Business, National Taiwan University
Master EMBA, Management School of National Taiwan University
Master EMBA, National School of Development at Peking University
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Research Field
• Entrepreneurial and innovation management
• Evolving intelligence model and Practice
• Mobile economy and platform strategy
• M&A strategy and post-investment management
• Strategic management and Dynamic competition
• Medical institutions management
• Featuring acupuncture
• Biomedical materials
Research Field Summary
William started his entrepreneurial journey in college, where he built and sold his first business before attending military service. Moving to US, he was appointed as Asia Business Development Director at the world’s largest retailer, during which he oversaw the strategic business development in Asia region, formed global innovative partnerships and implemented logistics optimization.  Following his senior management position, he returned to Asia to establish a private equity fund on behalf of Marmon Group, then went onto finding his own venture capital – WISKEY CAPITAL, focusing on early-stage investments. William has since participated in the medical domain as VP of Strategy at Min-Sheng General Hospital, where he successfully led the business to IPO and expansion in China; and started his angel fund targeting biomedical material technology, fin-tech, online media and vertical social network platforms.  William has developed international management experience in US, Europe and China and accumulated extensive domain know-how in retail, financial, medial and health service industries, in which he has completed several sizable cross-border M&A transactions. An experienced professional with innovative attitude in exploring new business models and markets, William integrates his extensive academic research and practical experiences, forming distinctive foresights to push the boundaries of big data analysis, platform economics, innovative & entrepreneurial management. He continues to expand his investment influences while teaching at several universities, including National Taiwan University, sharing his insights on “Evolving Intelligence” – combining academic theories and practical practices – to future entrepreneurs.
Education
• PhD in Chinese Medicine, Guangzhou University of Chinese Medicine
• PhD in Strategy Management of International Business, National Taiwan University
• EMBA, Management School of National Taiwan University
• EMBA, National School of Development at Peking University
Courses
• 創業家思維與創業實務管理
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Experience
Conference Paper
1.Lin, William. "The Social Mechanism on Involving the Dynamics of Transition between Effectuation and Causation." Academy of Management Proceedings. Vol. 2019. No. 1. Briarcliff Manor, NY 10510: Academy of Management, 2019.
2.Lin, William. "Dynamics of Transition between Effectuation and Causation in Entrepreneurial Contingency." Academy of Management Global Proceedings 2018 (2018): 124.
3.Lin, William. "Exchange Mechanisms of Transition from Effectuation to Causation in Entrepreneurial Contingency." Academy of Management Proceedings. Vol. 2017. No. 1. Briarcliff Manor, NY 10510: Academy of Management, 2017.
4.Chen, C. N., Lin, Y. C., Gan, B. K., & Wu, Y. H. (2017). The Evolution of Competitive Advantage and the Adaptive Organizational Learning of Firms. In Academy of Management Proceedings (Vol. 2017, No. 1, p. 13257). Briarcliff Manor, NY 10510: Academy of Management
Journal Paper
1.Lin, William. "The Mechanisms of Transition from Effectual to Causal thinking in Entrepreneurial Contingency." International Journal of Business and Management 12.5 (2017): 51.
Book
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Other
1.Lin, William. Multifaceted Network Effects and Competition: A Study of the App Economics of Google Play, Strategic Management, IB, PhD Dissertation, NTU, 2017.
2.林益全, 針刺十三鬼穴治療中風後抑鬱的療效觀察, 博士論文, 廣州中醫藥大學, 2016.
3.林益全, 中國醫改政策下社會辦醫的模式探討, 碩士論文(EMBA), 北京大學, 2015.
4.林益全, 臺灣醫療產業委外經營之研究,碩士論文(EMBA), 台灣大學, 2011.