Women Who Inspire Us
Mei-Lin Cheng is CTO & VP of engineering at WineryExchange.
A former Olympics swimmer, Cheng demonstrates a sports-like competitive
edge in her work.
to joining WineryExchange, Cheng had a 25-year career at Hewlett-Packard
(HP) where she was most recently a VP & CIO for HP's LaserJet Imaging
Systems & Computer Products business. In this role, she managed
400+ employees and a $500 million budget. Cheng successfully managed
the re-engineering of the HP Supply Chain for Order Fulfillment,
and the results of her team's efforts were featured in Fortune
Magazine. Cheng was responsible for all IT procurement, development,
integration, and implementation strategies globally. Her previous
positions at HP included order fulfillment reengineering manager,
worldwide admin systems manager and other worldwide IT and engineering
holds an M.S. in operations research and a B.A. in economics and
math from Stanford University. An honors math student, she trained
to swim competitively, landing a spot on the Malaysian team sent
to the 1972 Summer Olympics in Munich.