BEngr. with honors, Queen's University Belfast, 1987—1990. Doctor of Philosophy in engineering, Queen's University Belfast, 1990—1994.
Researcher and industrial consultant Queen's University Belfast, Northern Ireland, 1990—1994. Senior process engineer Hewlett Packard Pte Ltd., 1994. Technical manager Delco Electronics (S) Pte Ltd., 1995—1997.
Engineering manager Philips Singapore Pte Ltd., 1997—1999. Director of operations & corporation vice president GES Singapore Pte Ltd., 1999—2001. Director operations Flextronics International Ltd., Zhuhai, China, since 2001.
Chairman technical committee SEMI Singapore, since 1996. Member international advisory committee Pan Pacific Microelectronics Symposium, Honolulu, since 1997. Committee member Electronics Packaging Technology Conference, since 1998.
Chairman Globaltronics 2000, Singapore, 2000. Vice chairman advisory council Globaltronics 2002, since 2001.
Member of Surface Mount Technology Association, Society Manufacturing Engineers, Institute Mechanical Engineers (committee member 1999—2000).