Shim Il Kwon

Chief Technology Officer

Mr. Shim Il Kwon has been Chief Technology Officer since August 2015. He joined our company in 2000 and has held several technology leadership positions including Vice President, Head of Corporate Technology Innovation and Vice President, Head of Research and Development before being appointed as Senior Vice President. Prior to joining us, Mr. Shim was with Amkor Technology in Korea and the U.S. where he held various product development and management positions in the Advanced Product Development Group. Mr. Shim holds more than 150 patents granted by the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office. He received both his Bachelor of Science and Master of Science degrees from Chungnam National University in Korea. Mr. Shim also studied doctoral programs in Material Science and Engineering from Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology (KAIST) in Seoul, Korea.