CK is currently involved in advisory activities in all aspects of business, supply-chain, startup, procurement & operational improvement/re-engineering. He has extend his experience/know-how to help local SMEs in the last 2 years.
CK holds a BSc (Eng) Hons in Electrical & Electronics Engineering from University of London.
Mike has excelled at developing new businesses and improving the performance of existing businesses by working with CEOs as an advisor and “hands-on” executor.
Mike is a “hands-on” senior executive, proven leader of high growth companies and an experienced CEO. Mike’s recent experiences includes leading as CEO, two consumer electronics fabless semiconductor companies where his achievements include raising $40 million in venture capital and leading from start up to profitability and exit.
Mike’s experience spans multiple disciplines including: marketing, product development, operations and mergers/acquisitions in both entrepreneurial and senior management positions. Prior to leadership roles in venture-backed technology companies, Mike spent 15 years at Texas Instruments/Silicon Systems which include leading a business from start up to greater than $100M in sales.
Mike holds BSEE, MSEE and MBA degrees from the University of California, Irvine.
She is one of the founding member and Hon. Assistant Secretary SSIA.
Her past initiatives under SSIA include: Singapore Semiconductor Vision 2020’s Public-Private-Partnership, Mentorship program for engaging students to be a part of the semiconductor industry, Overseas Industry delegations besides speaking, sessions’ chairing, panelist, moderator for panel discussions engagements in various Thought Leadership Forums.
Meenu has over 25 years in the semiconductor industry spanning across various facets of operations & across geographies like Europe, India, Singapore, Greater China and Australia.
Sunil specialises in tax restructuring and has assisted various multinationals in optimizing their taxes across the Asia Pacific region. Some of his key experience includes advising companies on restructuring of their business operations to achieve optimal tax position, assisting clients in establishing tax-efficient structures, advising clients in exploring transfer pricing planning opportunities & advising multinationals on various cross border tax issues.
Sunil has closely worked with several multinationals to optimize their holding structures, financing structures and contracting structures to achieve a reduction in their overall effective tax rate.
Sunil has worked extensively with the Economic Development Board (“EDB”) of Singapore and International Enterprise Singapore (“IE”) and assisted several clients to negotiate a favourable tax incentive from the EDB and IE.
Sunil is a member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of India and Institute of Costs & Works Accountants of India. Sunil is a regular speaker at various international tax seminars.
Jerome is the Senior Director and Head of Development Centre of Infineon Technologies Asia Pacific since 2011 where he leads the team in developing Automotive Microcontroller and Power Management solution. He is also the chair of Innovation Council that fosters innovation culture, technical ladder and project management.
Jerome has been an Executive Committee Member of Singapore Semiconductor Industry Association since 2009.
Jerome Tjia holds a Master degree from National University of Singapore and graduated with First Class Honors in Electrical Engineering from the University of New South Wales, Australia. He holds 10 US patents and speaks English, Chinese Mandarin and Bahasa Indonesia.
Kwok Lih holds an MBA and MSEE from the National University of Singapore. He obtained a BSEE from Texas A&M University. He has also completed advanced management courses from MIT Sloan school of management and also Singapore Management University.
He has over 25 years of working experience in both the government and private sector. In the government sector, he has served as a Divisional Director in the International Enterprise (formerly Trade & Development Board) and Assistant Head (Electronics) in the Economic Development Board under the Singapore Government. His responsibilities included promotion of foreign direct investment into Singapore, creating and facilitating business collaboration and development between local and foreign companies as well as facilitating the creation of semiconductor supporting industries and water fabrication park infrastructure in Singapore. In the private sector, he has served as Vice President for Corporate Strategic Development in a local listed manufacturing company and has also prior working experience in manufacturing, research and development in a Baxter and Fujikura (Japan) in electronic healthcare products and optical fibers, respectively.
Chee Mang had been with Chartered Semiconductor Manufacturing, which later became GLOBALFOUNDRIES Singapore,for more than 16 years until 2013, working from engineering operation and support, research programme management to quality assurance operation. He had strong research connection and collaboration networks where he collaborated with more than 50 professors from NTU and National University of Singapore (NUS) promoting cross-functional collaboration activities between various technical groups in GLOBALFOUNDRIES and academic experts. Just before joining NTU, he worked in NUS Enterprise as Senior Alliance Manager and initiated the Singapore Spintronics Consortium (SG-SPIN).
Chee Mang is active in technology development and innovation, had authored and co-authored more than 40 technical papers in international journals and conference proceedings and has filed 6 US patents.
Sandeep has a Masters Degree in Personnel Management and Labour Welfare from Utkal University with a First Class rank (Gold Medalist). He has also pursued HR and Management courses in the continuing studies arm of Stanford University and University of California, Berkeley. He has co-authored CCH Publications “HR Strategies in Asia “. During his spare time he pursues his other interest, “music” and has been featured in the Singapore Arts Festival as a singer.
Before joining STATS ChipPAC, Biing Huei was Regional Sales Manager at AFL Telecommunications LLC, managing the company’s distributor and reseller networks in Asia Pacific to provide a complete line of fibre optic test equipment for various industries.
Prior to moving to AFL, he was Director of Sales and Development with SEMI Singapore. At Semi Singapore, Biing Huei was responsible for membership development, sales and customer relationships for SEMI in Southeast Asia. SEMI is the global industry association serving companies that provide equipment, materials and services used to manufacture semiconductors, photovoltaic, displays, nano-scaled structures, micro-electromechanical systems (MEMS) and related technologies.
Prior to joining SEMI, he has also worked in Automated Test Equipment (ATE) sales with Teradyne (Asia) Pte Ltd, was a Sales Manager with HGV Machine Vision Pte Ltd and at Matsushita Technology (S) Pte Ltd (MASTEC). Biing Huei received his Bachelors of Engineering degree from the National University of Singapore (NUS) and his Masters of Business Administration degree from California State University East Bay.
Before joining NTU, he was with Global Silicon Partners (GSP) of Globalfoundries Singapore (GFS) for 8 years as a Process Integration Senior Section Manager. He was in charge of 0.13 μm Low Power (RF), Ultra-Low Power, Low-Voltage-High-Performance, High Voltage, EEPROM technologies and has worked with major customers from the US, EU and AP regions. He was also the Lead Manager in charge of Total Process Control and Electrical Testing Automation inthe department. He graduated from GFS’ Organizational Development Leadership Program (ODLP) in 2011, which was designed for higer-performing managers.
Kwang Seng holds a PhD in Microelectronics from the School of Electrical and Electronic Engineering in NTU.