August 15, 2012 - BUSINESS WIRE -- Kulicke & Soffa Industries, Inc. (K&S, NASDAQ:KLIC) appointed Irene Lee to the role of chief quality officer, reporting to president and CEO Bruno Guilmart. Lee will oversee quality assurance functions across Kulicke & Soffa’s global organization.
Lee is a technology industry veteran with more than 30 years of engineering and quality control experience. She joins K&S from Seagate Technology International Inc., where she held various operations, engineering, and quality-related positions over a 24 year career, most recently responsible for overall factory quality and product reliability engineering for Asia. Prior to Seagate Technology, she was a design engineer at Hughes Offshore Group Ltd. Lee received an Advanced Diploma in Mechanical Engineering from Singapore Polytechnic, and a Master’s of Business Administration from the University of Leeds.
K&S offers critically important ball bonding, wedge bonding, and related assembly equipment to the semiconductor industry, noted Guilmart, adding that Lee will help drive higher quality standards across the company.
Kulicke & Soffa (NASDAQ: KLIC) designs and manufactures semiconductor and LED assembly equipment. Internet: www.kns.com.