Chips&Media
Create Premier Video IP Solution
Video Technology Leader
Chips&Media was established by leading members with years of profound experiences in video standard technologies and semiconductor industry. Our extensive catalogue of IP solutions includes video post-processing, video frame buffer compression as well as video codecs covering vast range of video standards from MPEG-2, MPEG-4, DivX, H.263, Sorenson, H.264, RV, VC-1, VP8, AVS, AVS+, HEVC (H.265) and VP9 for HD to UHD (4K/8K) resolution.
Chips&Media has been developing a line of reliable, high-quality IP solutions that allow our customers and partners to satisfy the growing consumer demand for high-performance multi-media digital devices. Especially as a leading multi-standard video codec solution provider, we have been providing our advanced ultra-low power multi-codec video IPs to top-tier semiconductor companies.
With mission to become global top SoC IP provider, Chips&Media have introduced Image Signal Processing (ISP) IP and continues to widen our solution portfolio to cope with continuing demand on image processing and related solutions.
Company highlights
Established March 2003
Chief Executive   Steve Sanghyun Kim, President & CEO
Listed KOSDAQ
Major products Video IP Cores (Codec, ISP, Image Processing)
Mr. Steve Sang-Hyun Kim joined Chips&Media in May 2005 to work for Marketing & Sales of IP Division. He was promoted to lead entire IP division as director in July, 2007 and became the Chief Executive Officer when Chips&Media spun off its SoC business unit in April 2008. He has more than ten years of working experience in Marketing, Sales and Procurement. Prior to joining Chips&Media, Mr. Kim worked for Korea’s leading mobile device manufacturer. He received the B.S.M.E. at Vaughn College of Aeronautics in 1995 and completed MBA in 1997.
Steve Sang Hyun Kim
Chief Executive Officer
Mr. Gus Ho Lee was appointed as a Chips&Media Chief Financial Officer in January 2004. He is responsible for the company's financial and administrative operations including financial reporting, cost analysis and IR. Before joining Chips&Media, Mr. Lee worked for Samsung Corporation's headquarters accounting team from February 1994 to July 2000. Additionally, he gained broad experiences in the IT industry by working for leading IT companies as financial and administrative manager. Mr. Lee received Bachelor’s degree in Economics from the Seoul National University in 1991.
Gus Ho Lee
Chief Financial Officer
Mr. Mickey Jeon serves as Chief Technical Officer (CTO) for Chips&Media. In this role, he is responsible for directing Chips&Media’s technical path as well as driving the vision of Chips&Media’s research and development activities. He has more than 15 years experiences in designing video codec IP & LSI. He joined Chips&Media in 2003, and in 2007 took the role to lead the entire R&D division. Prior to joining Chips&Media, he worked for C&S Technology as a hardware design engineer for multimedia application SoCs. He received Bachelor of Engineering from Kyunggbuk National University.
Mickey Min-yong Jeon
Chief Technology Officer
 
Steve Sang- Hyun Kim
Chief Executive Officer
Mr. Steve Sang-Hyun Kim joined Chips&Media in May 2005 to work for Marketing & Sales of IP Division. He was promoted to lead entire IP division as director in July, 2007 and became the Chief Executive Officer when Chips&Media spun off its SoC business unit in April 2008. He has more than ten years of working experience in Marketing, Sales and Procurement. Prior to joining Chips&Media, Mr. Kim worked for Korea’s leading mobile device manufacturer. He received the B.S.M.E. at Vaughn College of Aeronautics in 1995 and completed MBA in 1997.
Gus Ho Lee
Chief Financial Officer
Mr. Gus Ho Lee was appointed as a Chips&Media Chief Financial Officer in January 2004. He is responsible for the company's financial and administrative operations including financial reporting, cost analysis and IR. Before joining Chips&Media, Mr. Lee worked for Samsung Corporation's headquarters accounting team from February 1994 to July 2000. Additionally, he gained broad experiences in the IT industry by working for leading IT companies as financial and administrative manager. Mr. Lee received Bachelor’s degree in Economics from the Seoul National University in 1991.
Mickey Min-yong Jeon
Chief Technology Officer
Mr. Mickey Jeon serves as Chief Technical Officer (CTO) for Chips&Media. In this role, he is responsible for directing Chips&Media’s technical path as well as driving the vision of Chips&Media’s research and development activities. He has more than 15 years experiences in designing video codec IP & LSI. He joined Chips&Media in 2003, and in 2007 took the role to lead the entire R&D division. Prior to joining Chips&Media, he worked for C&S Technology as a hardware design engineer for multimedia application SoCs. He received Bachelor of Engineering from Kyunggbuk National University.