CORPORATE MANAGEMENT

James J. Kim, Executive Chairman, founded Amkor Technology in 1968. Since then, the company has grown to more than 30,000 employees worldwide, with a management team that represents some of the most experienced semiconductor professionals and visionaries in the industry. Today, Amkor is a strategic contract manufacturing resource for many of the world's leading semiconductor companies. We have developed unique expertise in high-volume manufacturing techniques and have diversified and expanded our operational scope by establishing production centers in strategic locations throughout Asia.

  • James J. Kim

    Executive Chairman
    James J. Kim was appointed as Executive Chairman of the Board of Directors in October 2009. Mr. Kim served as our Chairman and Chief Executive Officer from September 1997 until October 2009. Mr. Kim founded our predecessor, Amkor Electronics, Inc., in 1968 and served as its Chairman from 1970 to April 1998. James J. Kim is the father of John T. Kim, Executive Vice Chairman of our Board and director Susan Y. Kim.
    • John T. Kim

      Executive Vice Chairman
      John T. Kim has been a director of Amkor since August 2005, Vice Chairman of the Board of Directors since 2013, and was appointed Executive Vice Chairman in February 2015. Mr. Kim served in various capacities at Amkor between 1992 and 2005, as an Amkor employee and as an employee of our predecessor, Amkor Electronics, Inc., including Director of Investor Relations, Director of Corporate Development and Director of Procurement. John T. Kim is the son of James J. Kim, our Executive Chairman of the Board of Directors and brother of director Susan Y. Kim.
      • Stephen D. Kelley

        President & Chief Executive Officer
        Stephen D. Kelley joined Amkor in May 2013 as President and Chief Executive Officer, and is also a member of our Board of Directors. Mr. Kelley has more than 25 years of experience in the global semiconductor industry, including as Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer of Cree from 2008 to 2011, and in executive roles at Texas Instruments and Philips Semiconductors. He has also held various managerial positions at National Semiconductor and Motorola. Prior to joining Amkor, Mr. Kelley served as Senior Advisor to Advanced Technology Investment Company, the Abu Dhabi-sponsored investment company that owns GlobalFoundries, until December 2012. Mr. Kelley holds a B.S. in Chemical Engineering from Massachusetts Institute of Technology and a J.D. from Santa Clara University.
        • Gil C. Tily

          Executive Vice President, Chief Administrative Officer and General Counsel
          Gil C. Tily was appointed Executive Vice President and Chief Administrative Officer in May 2008 and has served as our General Counsel and Corporate Secretary since he joined Amkor in 2007. Prior to joining Amkor, Mr. Tily was a partner in the law firm of Dechert LLP where he worked for 28 years. Mr. Tily holds an A.B. in Politics from Princeton University and a J.D. from the University of Pittsburgh School of Law.
          • Giel Rutten

            Executive Vice President, Advanced Products
            Giel Rutten joined Amkor in January 2014 as the Executive Vice President of Advanced Products. Mr. Rutten has close to 30 years of experience in the global semiconductor industry. Over the previous four years, he served as Chief Executive Officer of Ledzworld, an LED technology company. Prior to that, he was Senior Vice President and General Manager for the Home Business Unit of NXP B.V. (formerly, Philips Semiconductors). Mr. Rutten first joined Philips in 1984, and served in various key management positions in the areas of general management, marketing, operations and engineering in Europe, Asia and the United States. Mr. Rutten holds a Master's degree in Physics and Chemistry from the University of Nijmegen, the Netherlands.
            • YongChul Park

              Executive Vice President, Worldwide Manufacturing Operations
              YongChul Park was appointed as our Executive Vice President of Worldwide Manufacturing Operations and was named President of our subsidiary Amkor Technology Korea in October 2015. Mr. Park was appointed Executive Vice President of Worldwide Manufacturing Operations in February 2016, and continues to serve as President of Amkor Technology Korea. Prior to assuming his current role, Mr. Park served as Senior Vice President of Corporate Manufacturing in Korea since 2012. Since joining Amkor in 1986, Mr. Park has also held various key management positions in operations, engineering, production control and customer service, and facilities & industrial engineering, including roles in Korea, China, the Philippines and Taiwan. Mr. Park has over 30 years of experience in the semiconductor industry and holds a B.S. degree and a Master’s degree in Metallurgical Engineering from HanYang University of Seoul, Korea.
              • John C. Stone

                Executive Vice President, Global Sales & Marketing
                John C. Stone joined Amkor in 2002 and has served in various senior sales management positions. He is currently the Executive Vice President of Global Sales and Marketing. Prior to assuming his current position, Mr. Stone served as Corporate Vice President for U.S. IDM Sales since 2011, and as Senior Vice President of Southwest Region Sales since 2006. He has over 30 years of industry experience in semiconductor package engineering, sales and sales management, including executive and management positions with ChipPAC, Kyocera America, Sumitomo America and General Electric Ceramics. Mr. Stone holds a Bachelor's degree in Engineering from Purdue University.
                • Megan Faust

                  Corporate Vice President and Chief Financial Officer
                  Megan Faust joined Amkor in 2005 and has served in various finance and accounting positions, including six years as Corporate Controller. Prior to joining Amkor, she served as an auditor with KPMG, LLP for 10 years, including a two-year international assignment in Munich, Germany. Megan holds an MBA from the W.P. Carey School of Business at Arizona State University, as well as a BS in Accountancy from Northern Arizona University and is a Certified Public Accountant in Arizona.