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Silicon Motion Technology Corp (SIMO.OQ)

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Summary

Name Age Since Current Position

James Chow

63 2005 Chairman of the Board

Wallace Kou

56 President, Chief Executive Officer, Director

Riyadh Lai

45 2007 Chief Financial Officer

Sangwoo Han

45 2008 Senior Vice President, General Manager - Mobile Communications

Ken Chen

52 2003 Vice President - Operations

Frank Chang

48 2008 Vice President - Research & Development, Mobile Storage

Jong Ryul Lee

50 2012 Vice President - Research & Development, Mobile Communications

Frank Shu

58 2012 Vice President - Research & Development, SSD System Technology and VCT

Kevin Yeh

50 2012 Vice President - Research & Development, Algorithm and Technology

Jason Chiang

46 2012 Vice President - Human Resources and Administration, Special Assistant to Chief Executive Officer

Robert Fan

51 2013 Vice President, General Manager, SMI U.S.

Chun-O Kim

53 2011 Vice President - Sales, Mobile Communications

Arthur Yeh

53 2012 Vice President - Sales, Mobile Storage

Nelson Duann

45 2012 Vice President - Product Marketing, Mobile Storage

Steve Chen

42 2012 Director

Kuan-Ming Lin

61 2009 Director

Lien-Chun Liu

56 2005 Director

Yung-Chien Wang

51 2005 Director

Tsung-Ming Chung

2005 Independent Director

Biographies

Name Description

James Chow

Mr. James Chow is Chairman of the Board of Silicon Motion Technology Corporation since April 2005. Mr. Chow has been the Chairman of Concord Financial Co., Ltd. since 1993. Mr. Chow has an MBA from Columbia University.

Wallace Kou

Mr. Wallace C. Kou is President, Chief Executive Officer, Director of Silicon Motion Technology Corporation. Mr. Kou founded Silicon Motion in 1995 and has been President and Chief Executive Officer since founding. Prior to founding Silicon Motion, Mr. Kou was the Vice President and Chief Architect at the Multimedia Products Division of Western Digital Corporation, which developed graphics processors for notebook PCs and was sold to Philips Semiconductor in 1995. Before Western Digital, Mr. Kou worked for Wyse Technology. Mr. Kou has a BS in Electrical & Control Engineering from the National Chiao Tung University in Taiwan and an MS in Electrical & Computer Engineering from the University of California at Santa Barbara.

Riyadh Lai

Mr. Riyadh Lai is Chief Financial Officer of Silicon Motion Technology Corporation. Mr. Lai joined the company in April 2007 from ING Corporate Finance, Asia, where he was the Head of the Technology Group. Previously, he was also an investment banker at Morgan Stanley and ABN AMRO and finance manager at PepsiCo in Hong Kong and New York. Mr. Lai has over a decade of financial management and M&A transaction experience. He has a BA in Economics from Georgetown University and an MBA from New York University.

Sangwoo Han

Mr. Sangwoo Han is Senior Vice President, General Manager - Mobile Communications of Silicon Motion Technology Corporation since July 2008. He was formerly the Chief Technology Officer at FCI, a company that was acquired in April 2007. Mr. Han joined FCI in 2003 and had been in charge of product design, development, production and marketing. In 1997, he co-founded RF Solutions Inc. in Atlanta, Georgia, which became the Anadigics Wireless LAN Center of Excellence. Mr. Han has a BS in Electrical Engineering from Carnegie-Mellon University, an MS in Electrical Engineering from the University of Pennsylvania, and a PhD in Electrical Engineering from the Georgia Institute of Technology.

Ken Chen

Mr. Ken Chen is Vice President - Operations of Silicon Motion Technology Corporation since November 2003. Mr. Chen has over 20 years of manufacturing and operations experience in the semiconductor industry, managing supply chain and virtual manufacturing systems including wafer fabrication, mask tooling, as well as assembly and testing. Mr. Chen previously served in management positions at Faraday Technology and UMC, and joined the comapny in 2003. Mr. Chen has a BS in Industrial Engineering from Chung Yuan Christian University in Taiwan and an MS in Industrial Engineering and Engineering Management from the National Tsing Hua University, Taiwan.

Frank Chang

Mr. Frank Chang is Vice President - Research & Development, Mobile Storage of Silicon Motion Technology Corporation since 2008. Mr. Chang is head of research and development for mobile storage products and has around 20 years of experience in the integrated circuit design industry. He was previously a project manager of firmware development at Holtek Semiconductors. Mr. Chang has a BS in Electrical Engineering from the National Changhua University of Education in Taiwan.

Jong Ryul Lee

Mr. Jong Ryul Lee is Vice President - Research & Development, Mobile Communications of Silicon Motion Technology Corp. Mr. Lee joined FCI in 2000 and had been in charge of product design, development, production and quality systems. In 2013, he became a director of the Semiconductor & Device Society of The Institute of Electronics Engineers of Korean (IEEK). He was previously a senior engineer at the Electronics and Telecommunications Research Institute (ETRI) in Korea. Mr. Lee has a BS and an MS in Electronics Engineering from Chung Ang University in Korea.

Frank Shu

Mr. Frank Shu is Vice President - Research & Development, SSD System Technology and VCT of Silicon Motion Technology Corp. Mr. Shu has more than 20 years of experience in the storage and PC system industry. Before joining Silicon Motion, Mr. Shu was the VP of R&D in charge of SSD testing at Allion Test Lab Inc. Mr. Shu also worked for Microsoft and played a key role in defining and developing the software storage stack for the Windows operating system. Prior to Microsoft, Mr. Shu worked for Fujitsu, Seagate and Everex. Mr. Shu has a BS in Electronic Engineering from Nanjing Aeronautical Institute in China and an MS degree in Computer Science from the Oregon Graduate Institution of Science & Technology.

Kevin Yeh

Mr. Kevin Yeh is Vice President - Research & Development, Algorithm and Technology of Silicon Motion Technology Corp. Mr. Yeh became Vice President of research and development in August 2012. He joined Silicon Motion in September 2003 as a product marketing director and then he led the Algorithm and Technology R&D team. Mr. Yeh has more than 20 years of experience in semiconductor product design, development and marketing. Prior to Silicon Motion, Mr. Yeh worked in Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company, Neo Magic, VLSI Technology and LSI. Mr. Yeh holds a BS degree in Control Engineering from National Chiao Tung University in Taiwan and an MS degree in Electronic Engineering from Syracuse University.

Jason Chiang

Mr. Jason Chiang is Vice President - Human Resources and Administration, Special Assistant to Chief Executive Officer of Silicon Motion Technology Corp. Mr. Chiang joined Silicon Motion in 2002. Mr. Chiang has more than 18 years of finance and business administration experience. Prior to Silicon Motion, Mr. Chiang was a Director at Concord Venture Capital. Mr. Chiang has a BS in Economics from the National Taiwan University and an MS degree in Business Administration from Rochester University.

Robert Fan

Mr. Robert Fan is a Vice President, General Manager, SMI U.S. of Silicon Motion Technology CORP., since May 2013. He manages Silicon Motion’s business operations in the U.S. and Europe and has over 20 years of sales and marketing experience. Prior to Silicon Motion, Mr. Fan served in executive management roles at Spansion, Entorian, Berkana Wireless (acquired by Qualcomm) and Resonext (acquired by RF Micro Devices). He also spent over nine years at Intel in sales, marketing and management positions.

Chun-O Kim

Mr. Chun-O Kim is Vice President - Sales, Mobile Communications of Silicon Motion Technology Corp. He was formerly the Vice President of Sales at FCI, a company that was acquired in April 2007. Mr. Kim joined FCI in 2006 and had previously served in management positions at Hewlett-Packard’s semiconductor division (now Avago Technologies) and as a CEO of a private company. Mr. Kim has over 16 years of semiconductor sales leadership experience, including managing marketing strategies, product promotions and sales activities. He has an MS in Electrical Engineering from Ajou University in Korea.

Arthur Yeh

Mr. Arthur Yeh is Vice President - Sales, Mobile Storage of Silicon Motion Technology Corporation since November 2004. Mr. Yeh has over 15 years of sales experience managing marketing strategies, including product promotions and sales activities for semiconductor products. Mr. Yeh previously served in management positions at VIA Technologies for 10 years and joined the company in 2004. Mr. Yeh holds an MS degree in Management Business Administration from the National Chung Hsing University, Taiwan.

Nelson Duann

Mr. Nelson Duann is Vice President - Product Marketing, Mobile Storage of Silicon Motion Technology Corp. Mr. Duann became Vice President in charge of company's mobile storage marketing in September 2010. He joined Silicon Motion in August 2007 as a product marketing director and R&D team leader. Mr. Duann has almost 15 years of experience in the semiconductor industry in product design, development and marketing. Prior to Silicon Motion, he worked for Sun Microsystems Inc., focusing on UltraSPARC micro Processor projects. He has an MS in Communications Engineering from National Chiao Tung University in Taiwan and an MS in Electrical Engineering from Stanford University.

Steve Chen

Mr. Steve Chen is Director of Silicon Motion Technology Corp. Mr. Chen has been the chairman of Mercuries Bakery Co., Ltd. since 2008 and is a Director of Mercuries & Associates, Ltd., Mercuries Furniture Co., Ltd., Mercuries General Media Inc., Cameo Communications, Inc., and Tons Lightology Inc. Mr. Chen has a Master of Engineering degree from Cornell University.

Kuan-Ming Lin

Mr. Kuan-Ming Lin is Director of Silicon Motion Technology Corporation since September 2009. Mr. Lin is the Chairman of Premier Capital Management Corp., the Taiwan Private Equity and Venture Capital Association, and Ruby Tech Corp., and is a member of the board of directors of the Straits Economics & Cultural Interchange Association. He was previously Assistant Vice President of MiTAC Corporation from 1977 to 1984, Vice President of Synnex Corporation from 1984 to 1987, President of TaiDevelop Information Corp. from 1987 to 1990 and Chairman of the board of System General Corp. from 1998 to 2001. Mr. Lin has a BS in Electrical Engineering from the National Taiwan University.

Lien-Chun Liu

Ms. Lien-Chun Liu is Director of Silicon Motion Technology Corporation since June 2005. Ms. Liu is a research fellow at the Taiwan Research Institute. She also currently serves on the board of supervisors of Concord VIII Venture Capital Co., Ltd and on the board of directors of New Tamsui Golf Course. From 2000 to 2004, she also served on the board of supervisors of China Television Corp. Ms. Liu has a BA from Wellesley College and a JD from Boston College Law School.

Yung-Chien Wang

Mr. Yung-Chien Wang is Director of Silicon Motion Technology Corporation since June 2005. Mr. Wang has over 20 years of working experience in the human resource and legal services industries. Mr. Wang has been a consultant of Professional Trust Co., Ltd., a human resource consulting firm in Taiwan since August 1998 and is currently its Vice President. Mr. Wang has a law degree from Fu Jen Catholic University in Taiwan.

Tsung-Ming Chung

Mr. Tsung-Ming Chung is an Independent Director of Silicon Motion Technology Corporation since June 2005. Mr. Chung is the Chairman of Dynapack International Technology Corp, a provider of battery packs for notebook PCs and tablets. From 1985 to 2000, Mr. Chung was an audit partner at Arthur Andersen. He is also a director at Far East International Bank and Taiwan Mobile Corporation. Mr. Chung has a BA in Business Administration from the National Taiwan University and an MBA from the National Cheng-chi University in Taiwan.