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Our Management
  Tzu-Yin Chiu Chief Executive Officer
Executive Director
  Yonggang Gao Chief Financial Officer &
Executive Vice President, Strategic Planning
Executive Director
  Haijun Zhao Chief Operating Officer
Executive Vice President
  (in alphabetical order by last name)
  Jason Li Executive Vice President
Legal/Public Affairs/Corp GA
  Jyishyang Liu Executive Vice President
Engineering & Services
  Mike Rekuc Executive Vice President
Worldwide Sales and Marketing
  Tianshen Tang Executive Vice President
Design Service
   
Tzu-Yin Chiu  
Chief Executive Officer
Executive Director
 

Dr. Tzu-Yin Chiu has over 30 years’ experience in the semiconductor industry and a  track  record  of  managing successful semiconductor manufacturing companies at the executive level. Dr. Chiu’s expertise spans technology research, business development, operations and corporate management.  He  began  his  career  in  the  United States as a research scientist at AT&T Bell Laboratories in Murray Hill, New Jersey, rising to become the department head of its High Speed Electronics  Research  Department  and  Silicon  Research  Operations Department. He then joined Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing  Corporation  (TSMC),  where  he  served  as Senior Director of Fab Operations. Subsequently, Dr. Chiu became Senior Vice President of Shanghai Operations for Semiconductor Manufacturing  International  Corporation  (SMIC).  He  then  served  as  Senior  Vice  President and Chief Operating Officer of Hua Hong International Management and President of Hua Hong Semiconductor International in Shanghai, China. He was then appointed President  and  COO  of  Silterra  Malaysia,  before joining Hua Hong NEC  as  President  and  CEO  in  February  2009.  Dr.  Chiu  also  served  as  the  Vice  President and  Chief  Operating  Officer  of  Shanghai  Huali  Microelectronics  Corporation  from  2010  to  2011.  From  2005 to 2009, he was an Independent Director of Actions  Semiconductor  Co.,  Ltd.  Dr.  Chiu  returned  to  SMIC  in August  2011  as  CEO  and  Executive  Director.  He  is  also  Vice  Council   Chairman   of   China   Semiconductor Industry Association (CSIA), a board member  of  Global  Semiconductor  Alliance  (GSA),  the  chairman  of  the board of directors of each of Brite Semiconductor  Corporation,  SilTech  Semiconductor  (Shanghai)  Corporation  Limited,  Semiconductor Manufacturing International (Shanghai) Corporation, Semiconductor Manufacturing International (Shenzhen) Corporation, Semiconductor Manufacturing International (Beijing) Corporation, Semiconductor Manufacturing International  (Tianjin)  Corporation and LFoundry S.r.l.  Dr. Chiu is also the director of SJ Semiconductor (Jiangyin) Corporation, Toppan SMIC Electronics (Shanghai) Co., Ltd. and Semiconductor Manufacturing North China (Beijing) Corporation.
 
Dr. Chiu earned his bachelor’s degree in electrical and systems engineering at Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute in New York, and his doctorate in electrical engineering and computer science at the University of California, Berkeley. He has also earned an executive MBA degree from Columbia University in New York. Dr. Chiu was honored as the 2014 Distinguished Alumni Award by the Department of EECS at the University of California, Berkeley on February 13, 2014. Dr. Chiu received the Outstanding EHS Achievement Award from SEMI on March 18, 2014. Dr. Chiu holds 47 semiconductor technology patents with 40 additional patents still pending. He is a senior member of the IEEE and has published over 30 technical articles.

 
Yonggang Gao  
Chief Financial Officer &
Executive Vice President, Strategic Planning
Executive Director
 

Dr. Gao Yonggang, a non-executive Director since 2009, has been appointed as Executive Vice President, Strategic Planning of the Company and has been re-designated as an executive Director since June 17, 2013. He has been appointed as the Chief Financial Officer of the Company since February 17, 2014. Dr. Gao is a director of six subsidiaries of the Company, namely Semiconductor Manufacturing International (Shanghai) Corporation, Semiconductor Manufacturing International (Beijing) Corporation, Semiconductor Manufacturing International (Tianjin) Corporation, Semiconductor Manufacturing North China (Beijing) Corporation, Semiconductor Manufacturing International (Shenzhen) Corporation and SMIC Holdings Corporation. He is also chairman of the board of China Fortune-Tech Capital Co., Ltd, the Company’s joint venture with independent third parties. Dr. Gao has more than 30 years of experience in the area of financial management and has worked as Chief Financial Officer or person in charge of finance in various industries, including commercial, industrial, and municipal utilities, and in various types of organizations, including state-owned enterprises, private companies, joint ventures, and government agencies. Dr. Gao was the Chief Financial Officer of the China Academy of Telecommunications Technology (Datang Telecom Technology & Industry Group), the chairman of Datang Capital (Beijing) Co., Ltd. and Datang Telecom Group Finance Co., Ltd., and an executive director of Datang Hi-Tech Venture Capital Investment Co., Ltd. He was also a director and the Senior Vice President of Datang Telecom Technology & Industry Holdings Co., Ltd.. Dr. Gao is a standing committee member of Accounting Society of China, standing director of Enterprise Financial Management Association of China, independent director of GRINM Semiconductor Materials Co.,Ltd. Dr. Gao graduated from Nankai University with a Ph.D. in management. He has conducted studies in the field of financial investment, and has been involved in a number of key research projects and publications in this area. Dr. Gao is also a Fellow of the Institute of Chartered Accountants in Australia. Founding Member, director of The Hong Kong Independent Non-Executive Director Association.

 
Haijun Zhao  
Chief Operating Officer
Executive Vice President
 

Dr. Haijun Zhao joined SMIC in 2010, and was named Vice President of North Operations in September 2011. In June 2012 he was promoted to Senior Vice President, and on April 25, 2013, he took on the role as Executive Vice President, Chief Operating Officer. He has 21 years of experience in semiconductor operations and technology development, most recently as a vice president of technology development, product engineering and Greater China business at ProMOS Technologies in Taiwan. He also previously held management positions at TECH Semiconductor Singapore. Dr. Zhao received his B.S. and Ph.D. from Tsinghua University, and his MBA from the University of Chicago. He holds two US semiconductor technology patents, with two pending, and has nine published technical papers.  

 
(in alphabetical order by last name)
Jason Li  
Executive Vice President
Legal/Public Affairs/Corp GA
 

Mr. Li, joined SMIC in March 2013 as Vice President, and was promoted to Executive Vice President in November 2014. He is responsible for overseeing legal, public affairs and general administration. He has over 30 years of engineering, management and operations experience in the electronics and semiconductor industry. In his previous roles, he was the Deputy-Director Secretary of the President’s office of the China Electronic Information Industry Group, Deputy-Director Secretary of the Ministry of Electronics Industry, head of General Management Department at Beijing Hua Hong NEC IC Design Co. Ltd., President’s Assistant and head of administrative legal department of Beijing Hua Hong IC Design Co. Ltd., Board Secretary of Hua Hong Semiconductor Company (Shanghai Hua Hong NEC Electronics Co. Ltd.), Director of the Board Office (Board Secretary) of Shanghai Hua Hong (Group) Co. Ltd., Executive Vice President, Board Member and CEO of Shanghai Belling Co. Ltd., Vice President of Shanghai Integrated Circuit Industry Association. Mr. Li holds a Bachelor’s degree in Engineering from Beijing University of Aeronautics and Astronautics, and an EMBA from the University of Texas at Arlington. He also serves as the Vice President of the China Electronic Information Association.

 
Jyishyang Liu  
Executive Vice President
Engineering & Services
 

Dr. Jyishyang "John" Liu joined SMIC in 2001. He became Vice President of Central Engineering & Services in 2010, and has been Acting Vice President of Central Operations since September 2011. In June 2012 he was promoted to Senior Vice President, and on April 25, 2013, he took on the role as Executive Vice President. He has 28 years of experience in the international semiconductor industry, beginning with research & development work at Motorola and Bell Laboratories, as well as operations management at UMC. Dr. Liu received his BS and MS degrees from National Tsing Hua University and completed his Ph.D. in Materials Science and Engineering at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology. He has seven published technical papers and holds two patents.  

 
Mike Rekuc  
Executive Vice President
Worldwide Sales and Marketing
 

Mike Rekuc joined SMIC in 2011 as President of SMIC Americas. In November 2012, he was promoted to Senior Vice President, initially overseeing Worldwide Sales. As of March 2013, he oversees Worldwide Sales and Marketing, and on April 25, 2013, he took on the role as Executive Vice President. Mr. Rekuc is a distinguished industry veteran with four decades of semiconductor experience in both the United States and Asia. Before joining SMIC, he was President of Grace Semiconductor USA for Shanghai-based foundry Grace Semiconductor. Before Grace, he was Senior Vice President of Sales and Marketing and President of the Americas Region for Singapore-based Chartered Semiconductor (now part of GlobalFoundries) from 1999 to 2010.  Prior to joining Chartered, Mr. Rekuc spent 23 years at Motorola, rising from a district sales engineer in Motorola's semiconductor sector to become Vice President and Global Sales Director of its World Wide Wireless Subscribers Group. Mr. Rekuc began his career working for the United States Navy as a civilian semiconductor specialist. He holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Electrical Engineering from Lawrence Technological University.

 
Tianshen Tang  
Executive Vice President
Design Service
 

Dr. Tianshen Tang joined SMIC as Vice President of Business Development in 2010. He became Vice President of Design Service Center in March 2011 and was promoted to Senior Vice President in April 2013. On August 10, 2016, he took on the role as Executive Vice President.  Dr. Tang is also a director of Brite Semiconductor Corp. and a Co-Director of SMIC-UCR-PKU Joint Center for ESD Protection Design. Dr. Tang is a semiconductor industry veteran with near 30 years of experience spanning academic and technology research, IC design, business development, sales and marketing, start-up company and corporate management in both United States and China. Prior to joining SMIC, Dr. Tang was Vice President of Design Service at Shanghai Hua Hong NEC Electronics Company. Before Hua Hong NEC, he was a co-founder and Chief Technology Officer of Penstar Technology Company. He also previously held management positions at Intel ITP and New Business Groups and Lanstar Semiconductor USA. Dr. Tang began his career in United States as an assistant professor in Electrical Engineering and Computer Sciences at Texas A&M University-Kingsville, rising to become a turned associate professor. Dr, Tang holds a bachelor’s degree in mathematics from Tianjin Nankai University, a master and Ph.D both in electrical engineering from Texas A&M University, College Station. Dr. Tang published over thirty peer-reviewed technical articles, led seven research programs funded by distinguished sources in both United States and China, and advised more than 20 graduate students. Dr. Tang was honored Scientific Chinese Figures 2015.

 



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