MIT Sloan Executive Education
Certificate Holder Profile
Product & Business Team Support Manager
Frank Lio is an experienced marketing and support manager at ITW Instron, the world’s leading manufacturer of materials testing instruments and part of a Fortune 200 group. After attaining a BSME from Columbia University, Frank started his career as a management intern, rotating through engineering, marketing, and manufacturing to fully appreciate the interactions and dynamics between key company operations. He is known as a chief trouble shooter and a leader in many critical multi-million dollar global projects, including developing the most successful product ever sold by Instron, turning around 3 declining product lines, and creating innovation for entry into two new markets with new and existing products and services. He is currently the product manager and Asia/Pacific support manager for the largest business team at Instron.
“The MIT Sloan Executive Certificate Program gave me an opportunity to learn the most up-to-date ideas and strategies from some of the most forward leading thinkers of the world. They are able to combine theories, concepts, and research with current business cases and practices. The discussions and perspective of your peers provided valuable insight and understanding. The program has refreshed my skills and knowledge, as well as revitalized my strategic thinking and management. You just cannot wait to apply what you learned at the end of class.”