SMC 2014 Speaker - Kevin O'Shea, SAFC Hitech - Biography

Kevin O’Shea
Marketing Director
SAFC Hitech

Kevin received his Bachelors of Science degree in chemical engineering from Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute in 1999.  He started working for Rohm & Haas Electronic Materials (Shipley Company) as a Raw Material Engineer developing manufacturing processes for additives and polymers used in Photoresists and Antireflective Coatings.  Kevin transferred to the Marketing department while finishing his Master’s in Business Administration from Clark University in 2004.  He held positions as a Product Manager, Marketing Manager, and finally Director of Marketing for Core Lithography Products in 2009.  After the acquisition of Rohm and Haas by Dow Chemical, Kevin took the position of Marketing Director for Display Technologies in 2010 and lived in Seoul, South Korea. 

In September of 2011, Kevin joined SAFC Hitech as the Business Manager for the Silicon Semiconductor portfolio.  He has recently taken the roll of Director of Marketing serving both the Compound and Silicon Semiconductor markets.