Director of Applications Development
Business Unit or Team:
Microcontamination Control, Korea Technology Center
Facility or Location:
Suwon, South Korea
How long at Entegris?:
I joined Entegris 20 years ago last August. That month was also very meaningful because I celebrated my 50th birthday!
I am responsible for:
I am responsible for the development of new applications opportunities in liquid filtration and purification through joint works with customers. I also managing liquid filtration work in the technology center here to provide the right solutions to customers and develop test methodology to demonstrate product performance.
My top priority is to:
My top priority is to strengthen our local technical capability and manage our growth to meet the customer requirements for product performance criteria.
What I like most about working for Entegris is:
I like the our company’s good reputation and its diversity. I like working together with colleagues to build on that reputation, and then hearing it eventually returned to us through our customers. I also enjoy the diversity our company has with our colleagues in other countries. Communicating and working with team members in other time zones and cultures is exciting.
When I first started at Entegris, my role was:
My role was Manager of Liquid Applications when I started at Entegris in 1996. I worked on new product evaluations with customers and new application development with existing products.
When I am not working, I like to:
I enjoy riding my bicycle and walking when I have some time. I enjoy having a beer after an exciting ride of five to six hours at 20 km/hour average speed. It makes me feel comfortable.