KC Ang is Senior Vice President and General Manager for GLOBALFOUNDRIES Singapore operations, and GLOBALFOUNDRIES (Chengdu) General Manager. He is also currently the SEMI SEA Regional Advisory Chairman and the Board Advisor to Singapore Semiconductor Industry Association.
KC joined GLOBALFOUNDRIES in July 2009 and served in a variety of senior leadership roles for the company including head of Fab 1, customer engineering and corporate quality organizations. KC has more than 25 years of foundry industry experience with a proven track record in manufacturing operations, fab start-up, and technology transfer. Prior to joining GLOBALFOUNDRIES, he held senior leadership positions at Chartered Semiconductor Manufacturing, including senior vice president of sales and marketing with responsibility for global sales, marketing, services, customer support, and regional business operations; and senior vice president of fab operations. In that role, Ang had responsibility for the manufacturing strategy and operational excellence across all of Chartered's fabs, including the ramp of Chartered's 300mm facility, Fab 7 - now GLOBALFOUNDRIES' Fab7, following the integration of Chartered's operations into GLOBALFOUNDRIES in January 2010. Ang has held other fab operations roles in Chartered as well as SilTerra.
Ang holds a Bachelor's degree in Mechanical Engineering from National Taiwan University and a Master's degree in Engineering from University of Texas.