Cuong is the executive vice president of Samsung’s Corporate Strategy Group and former chief strategy officer for Merck, Tyco Electronics, and Lenovo. He also served as a senior partner at McKinsey & Company, a leading management consultancy, where he spent 17 years leading the firm’s healthcare, high technology and corporate finance practices. Cuong co-founded and is a board member of Autism Speaks, a leading U.S. advocacy organization that sponsors autism research and conducts awareness and outreach activities.