Eric Chen was Appointed as Chief Human Resources Officer at United Microelectronics Corporation

Date of management change: October 31, 2013 

What Happened?

Sunnyvale, CA-based United Microelectronics Corporation has Appointed Eric Chen as Chief Human Resources Officer


About the Company

UMC (NYSE: UMC, TWSE: 2303) is a leading global semiconductor foundry that provides advanced technology and manufacturing for applications spanning every major sector of the IC industry. UMC`s robust foundry solutions allow chip designers to leverage the company`s leading-edge processes, which include 28nm poly-SiON and gate-last High-K/Metal Gate technology, mixed signal/RFCMOS, and a wide range of specialty technologies to enable specialized applications such as IoT and wearable, sensing, MEMS, automotive, PMIC and CIS. Production is supported through 10 wafer manufacturing facilities that include two advanced 300mm fabs; Fab 12A in Taiwan and Singapore-based Fab 12i. Fab 12A consists of Phases 1-4 which are in production for customer products down to 28nm. Construction has been completed for Phases 5&6, with future plans for Phases 7&8.    UMC`s total manufacturing capacity exceeds 500,000 8-inch equivalent wafers per month, providing ample supply for our global customer base. The company serves its worldwide customers through offices in Taiwan, mainland China, Europe, Japan, Korea, Singapore, and the United States.


About the Person

Eric Chen is the Chief Human Resources Officer at United Microelectronics Corporation.   Chen is responsible for various aspects of Human Resources function at United Microelectronics Corporation.   Previously, Chen held various HR leadership roles in the industry.


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