CHANDLER, Ariz.--Amkor Technology, Inc. (Nasdaq: AMKR) today announced that Gil C. Tily has joined the company as Corporate Vice President and General Counsel. Mr. Tily will be responsible for managing all aspects of Amkor's legal affairs.

"I am delighted to welcome Gil to Amkor," said James Kim, Amkor's Chairman and Chief Executive Officer. "His strong background in federal securities law compliance, corporate governance issues and complex corporate finance transactions will be valuable as we move forward with the next phase of Amkor's growth."

Mr. Tily, 53, joins Amkor from the Dechert LLP law firm where he worked for 28 years, most recently as a partner in the Philadelphia, Pennsylvania office. His areas of concentration included public and private debt and equity offerings, mergers and acquisitions, and advising clients on federal securities law and corporate governance issues including Sarbanes-Oxley compliance matters. He is a graduate of Princeton University and the University of Pittsburgh School of Law. Mr. Tily is also a member of the Pennsylvania and New Jersey Bar Associations.

In his new position, Mr. Tily will be located in Amkor's headquarters offices in Chandler, Arizona.

About Amkor

Amkor Technology, Inc. (Nasdaq: AMKR) is a leading provider of advanced semiconductor assembly and test services. The company offers semiconductor companies and electronics OEMs a complete set of microelectronic design and manufacturing services. More information on Amkor is available from the company's SEC filings and on Amkor's web site: www.amkor.com.
Contact:

Amkor Technology, Inc., Chandler
Investor Relations, 480-821-5000 ext. 5725

Source: Amkor Technology, Inc.