STATS ChipPAC Ltd. ("STATS ChipPAC" or the "Company") (SGX-ST: STATSChP), a leading semiconductor test and advanced packaging service provider, today announced the appointment of Gary Tanner as a member to its Board of Directors with immediate effect.
"We welcome Gary Tanner to the STATS ChipPAC Board. His experience and understanding of the semiconductor industry will make Gary a valuable addition to the Board," said Charles Wofford, Chairman of STATS ChipPAC.
Mr. Gary Tanner previously served as Director, Chief Executive Officer and President of Zarlink Semiconductor, Inc. until it was acquired by Microsemi Corporation in October 2011. Before joining Zarlink in 2007, Mr. Tanner was Vice President of Operations of Legerity, Inc. from 2002 to 2007. During his tenure with Intel Corporation from 1993 to 2002, Mr. Tanner held various management positions managing multiple domestic and international locations. Prior to joining Intel in 1993, Mr. Tanner held various management roles in fab operations at National Semiconductor, Texas Instruments and NCR Corporation.