Mr Chester Lin Chien is an Independent Director of Hi-P International Limited. He was appointed to the Board in August 2004. Mr Lin was previously the Executive Vice President and President of Solectron’s Asia Pacific region. Prior to joining Solectron, he was the Chief Executive Officer of NatSteel Electronics from 1993 to 2001. Previously, Mr Lin also worked with SCI Systems, General Electric and General Instruments (Taiwan). Mr Lin holds a Bachelor’s degree in Electrical Engineering from the Taipei Institute of Technology.