Alpha and Omega Semiconductor Limited, a designer, developer and global supplier of a broad range of power semiconductors and power ICs, today announced that the Board of Directors of AOS has promoted Mr. Yifan Liang, the Interim Chief Financial Officer, to serve as the Chief Financial Officer of AOS, effective immediately.
“We are very pleased that Yifan was promoted to the position of Chief Financial Officer. Yifan has been serving as our Interim Chief Financial Officer since November 2013, and he has been an integral part of AOS’ accounting and finance operations since he joined the Company as Corporate Controller in 2004. As the Interim Chief Financial Officer, Yifan was instrumental in the successful implementation of our business plan to expand revenue growth and profitability. Given his in-depth knowledge of the Company and extensive experiences in accounting and financial matters, he is the ideal person to lead us financially as we continue to execute our business strategies,” said Dr. Mike Chang, the Chairman and Chief Executive Officer.
Prior to his appointment as the Chief Financial Officer, Mr. Liang has served as our Interim Chief Financial Officer and Corporate Secretary since November 2013, and he has served as our Chief Accounting Officer since October 2006 and our Assistant Corporate Secretary from November 2009 to November 2013. Mr. Liang joined our Company in August 2004 as our Corporate Controller. Prior to joining us, Mr. Liang held various positions at PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP, or PwC, from 1995 to 2004, including Audit Manager in PwC’s San Jose office. Mr. Liang received his B.S. in management information system from the People’s University of China and M.A. in finance and accounting from the University of Alabama.