Wei-Chung Wang | Cypress Semiconductor
SVP, WW Manufacturing
Wei-Chung brings a wealth of leadership experience and technical expertise in semiconductor manufacturing operations and engineering. Previously, he was Senior Vice President of Operations at Fairchild Semiconductor, responsible for overseeing fab and assembly/test, foundry/subcons, supply chain, procurement, product and test engineering, packaging development, and process development. Wei-Chung elevated Fairchild’s operational excellence, accelerated its process and packaging development, managed important transfer and ramp projects and drove improvements in cost, quality, and manufacturing flexibility.
Prior to Fairchild, Wei-Chung managed external manufacturing at Maxim Integrated where he significantly improved the flexibility of their manufacturing network, including foundry, wafer level packaging, and test areas. He also led Maxim’s strategy to enable the transition of analog BCD technology to 300mm lines to improve cost, quality, and capacity. Wei-Chung held numerous executive and management roles at TSMC and Intel, including technology development and engineering before joining Maxim.
Wei-Chung earned a bachelor's degree in electrical engineering from National Cheng-Kung University in Taiwan and a master's degree and Ph.D. in electrical engineering from Purdue University.