Bolstering the company’s research team, iSuppli Corp. has added former Samsung and Intel executive Michael Yang to its research team. Bringing a wealth of semiconductor-related experience to the company, Mr. Yang’s responsibilities as senior analyst, mobile flash memory and storage solutions will include overseeing research of mobile flash memory and hard disk drives as well as Solid State Drives (SSDs), which sector he initiated during his seven-year tenure at Samsung.
“Michael joins iSuppli from Samsung Electronics Co. Ltd. where he led the product marketing efforts for SSDs and mobile memory chips,” said Nam Hyung Kim, Director and Chief Analyst of memory solutions for iSuppli. “He also worked for Intel Corp.’s flash products group prior to his seven-year tenure at Samsung. Michael’s strong technical and product marketing background as well as his communications skills make him a valuable addition to the iSuppli team.”
Mr. Yang has an M.B.A. from the University of California, Davis and a B.Sc. from California Polytechnic State University in San Luis Obispo.