MediaTek Announces Dr. Lih Shyng (Rick) Tsai Officially Takes the Office of Co-CEO on 1 June 2017

HSINCHU, Taiwan – June 1, 2017 — MediaTek today announced that Dr. Lih Shyng (Rick) Tsai officially takes the office of Co-CEO on 1 June 2017, and reports directly to Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, Ming-Kai Tsai.

Since the announcement of Dr. Tsai as Co-CEO by the Board of Directors, Dr. Tsai has intensively been understudying company operations and interacting with the various teams within the company. His coming onboard now is advantageous in the positioning and implementation of various corporate strategies.

Dr. Tsai and Chairman Ming-Kai Tsai will be jointly responsible for the entire company operational leadership and the execution of business strategies. To begin with, he will directly assume leadership over worldwide sales, technology and engineering research and development, manufacturing operations and information technology.

Since April, Dr. Tsai had participated in numerous internal meetings and activities. On various corporate matters, he has interacted with the teams as well as offered his professional views and suggestions. With Dr. Tsai’s expertise in semiconductor and communication, as well as his abundant professional management experience, his joining will bring about new modes of thinking and approaches. Dr. Tsai and Chairman Ming-Kai Tsai will lead all teams to make breakthroughs and inroads for further growth, thereby making MediaTek an excellent, world-class corporation.


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About MediaTek MediaTek Incorporated (TWSE: 2454) is a global fabless semiconductor company that enables 1.5 billion connected devices a year. We are a market leader in developing innovative systems-on-chip (SoC) for mobile device, home entertainment, connectivity and IoT products. Our dedication to innovation has positioned us as a driving market force in several key technology areas, including highly power-efficient mobile technologies and advanced multimedia solutions across a broad range of products such as smartphones, tablets, digital televisions, OTT boxes, wearables and automotive solutions. MediaTek empowers and inspires people to expand their horizons and more easily achieve their goals through smart technology. We call this idea Everyday Genius and it drives everything we do. Visit www.mediatek.com for more information.