CISES Advisory Board

Simon Yang / 杨士宁博士

  • Yangtze Memory Technologies Co., Ltd (YMTC) / 首席执行官
  • CEO / 长江存储科技有限责任公司
  • Biography

Dr. Simon Yang is the CEO of YMTC, who brings YMTC to a new height in 3DNAND industry. As an experienced executive in the semiconductor industry for over 30 years, Simon served as the CEO of XMC, COO/CTO of SMIC, and CTO/SVP of Chartered Semiconductor (Now GlobalFoundries), in charge of fab operation and technical R&D. Before that, he was in the Portland Technology Development sector of Intel for more than 10 years, in which he led a series of technical R&D projects. Simon obtained a Bachelor’s Degree from Shanghai University of Science & Technology; a Master’s Degree and a Doctoral Degree from Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute. He holds more than 40 patents and over 30 publishments.