|[December 10, 2013]
Amkor Technology Appoints Dr. Choon Heung Lee as Chief Technology Officer
CHANDLER, Ariz. --(Business Wire)--
Amkor (News - Alert) Technology, Inc. (Nasdaq: AMKR) today announced that Dr. Choon
Heung Lee has been appointed Executive Vice President and Chief
"Choon has been a key contributor in securing Amkor's position as the
technology leader in the semiconductor packaging and test industry,"
said Steve Kelley, Amkor's President and CEO. "With his years of
experience in R&D, product engineering and our commercial business
units, Choon is uniquely qualified to lead our global strategic
initiatives for developing and commercializing the innovative
technologies emanded by our customers."
Dr. Lee joined Amkor in 1996 and has served in various senior management
positions during his time with the company, including most recently as
Corporate Vice President, Business and Technology Management. Dr. Lee
also has written 23 research papers on various packaging technology
related subjects and has been granted 26 patents in Korea and 11 in the
US. He holds a degree in physics and a Masters degree in statistical
physics from Korea University, and a Masters degree and Ph.D. in physics
from Case Western Reserve University.
Amkor is a leading provider of semiconductor packaging and test services
to semiconductor companies and electronics OEMs. More information on
Amkor is available from the company's SEC (News - Alert) filings and on Amkor's
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