Nan Chen founded Metro Ethernet Forum and CENX, Inc.
He is Chairman at Henan Province Quanhui Foodstuff Co. Ltd. and Chairman for Sanquan Foods Co., Ltd., Chairman of Sanquan Foodstuff (Suzhou) Co., Ltd. (a subsidiary of Sanquan Foods Co., Ltd.).
He is also on the board of CENX, Inc. and President & Director at Metro Ethernet Forum.
He previously occupied the position of Technology Director at Synoptics, Technology Director at Bay Networks, Inc., Principal at Nortel Ltd., Vice President-Marketing of Strix Systems, Inc., Director-Product Marketing at Force10 Networks, Inc. and Vice President-Marketing at Atrica, Inc.
He received an undergraduate degree from Beijing University of Posts & Telecommunications and a graduate degree from the University of Arizona.