TechFaith announces board of directors changes
Dr. Lee has served as the Company's Director since May 2005 and as the Company's President and Chief Operating Officer from February 2006 to August 2008.
Prior to joining TechFaith, Dr. Lee was the Deputy General Manager of the Guangdong branch of China Netcom Corp., a subsidiary of China Netcom Group, and was Managing Director of Sales of China Netcom Corp. from June 2001 to February 2004.
Dr. Lee previously held the positions of Vice President at Motorola Inc., and Deputy General Manager of Global Telecom Solutions, Greater China.
He received a bachelor's degree in mechanical engineering from the National Taiwan University in 1977, and a master's degree in energy engineering and a Ph.D. in mechanical engineering from the University of Illinois in 1980 and 1984, respectively.
Dr. Lee replaces Hung Hsin (Robert) Chen, as an Independent Director, who resigned for personal reasons after serving in this capacity since 2005.
Mr. Fang currently serves as the Company's Chief Technology Officer, after holding the position of Vice President and Chief Technology Officer of TechFaith China from August 2002 to March 2005.
Prior to joining the Company, Mr. Fang held hardware engineering positions at Motorola (China), Beijing Sino-Electronics Future Telecommunication R&D, Ltd. and at ZT Telecom.
Mr. Fang received a bachelor's degree in electrical engineering and applied electronic technology from Tsinghua University in China in 1991. ■