Ng Kai Fai is the President of SEMI Southeast Asia headquartered in Singapore. Kai Fai has a combined 17 years of experience of semiconductor experience spanning from R&D trough front end process and equipment engineering to OEM management with 3 major semiconductor companies namely Chartered Semiconductor (GlobalFoundries), KLA-Tencor and Axcelis Technologies.
Kai Fai was involved in the start-up of two wafer fabrication plants both in equipment hookup and process engineering at Chartered Semiconductor and was part of a successful process transfer team involved in HP technology to Fab 6 of Chartered. In KlA Tencor, he oversees the operations in Singapore and he was the country service manager at Axcelis for the Southeast Asia region.
Kai Fai holds 3 US Patents in semiconductor process engineering in etch and materials engineering. He is also the author of a technical paper published in Solid State. In addition to his job role of facilitating the development of semiconductor industry within SEA, Kai Fai is a regular contributor to the energy efficiency sector trough his involvement in NEA Singapore.