SMIC appoints two Co-CEOs and executive directors
Haijun Zhao was appointed as the Chief Executive Officer of the Company on May 10, 2017.
Dr. Zhao joined the Company in October 2010 and was appointed as Chief Operating Officer and Executive Vice President in April 2013.
In July 2013, Dr. Zhao was appointed as General Manager of Semiconductor Manufacturing North China (Beijing) Corporation, a joint venture company established in Beijing and a subsidiary of the Company.
Dr. Zhao received his bachelor of science and doctor of philosophy degrees in electronic engineering from Tsinghua University (Beijing) and a master degree in business administration from the University of Chicago.
He has 25 years of experience in semiconductor operations and technology development.
Liang Mong Song graduated with a doctor of philosophy degree in electrical engineering from the Department of Electrical Engineering and Computer Sciences at the University of California, Berkeley.
Dr. Liang has been engaged in the semiconductor industry for over 33 years, and was involved in memory and advanced logic process technology development.
Dr. Liang owns over 450 patents and has published over 350 technical papers.
He is a Fellow of Institute of Electrical and Electronic Engineers (IEEE).