THE SOLiD EMEA TEAM

Dr. Seung Hee Lee
Dr. Seung Hee Lee
Chief Executive Officer

Seung Hee Lee co-founded Solid Technologies Inc. (now SOLiD Inc.) in November 1998, and currently serves as president and co-CEO. During the early stages of SOLiD, Dr. Lee led the company’s technology development as CTO and provided executive leadership and guidance as COO. Under his direction, SOLiD has grown to be a leading provider of wireless coverage solutions for communication networks including CDMA, WCDMA, WiBro (mobile WiMax) and satellite digital multimedia broadcasting networks. Prior to SOLiD, Dr. Lee was a senior member of the technical staff at SAIT (Samsung Advanced Institute of Technology), leading research on digital communication technologies. In 1998, he was appointed as a technology consultant for the future strategy team at Samsung and was a visiting scholar at Stanford University. Dr. Lee holds a B.S. degree in Electronics Engineering from Korea University and a Ph.D. in Electrical Engineering from Northwestern University.


Dae-Young Kim
Dr. Dae-Young Kim
Executive Vice President

Dr. Dae-Young Kim, Executive Vice President of SOLiD is responsible for SOLiD’s wirelesss business in EMEA and the Americas. He started his career at Motorola, USA and was a founding member of Airvana which consumated with an IPO on NASDAQ. He co-founded Nable Communications in Korea and served as President & CEO. During his tenure, Nable did an IPO in KOSDAQ. Additionally, he was a Senior VP at Samsung Electronics Network Business responsible for Global Services handling wireless infrastructure installation, network optimization, and professional services. Dae-Young holds a B.S. & M.S. degree in Electronics Engineering from Seoul National University and a Ph.D. in Electrical Engineering from Stanford University.


Jason Kim
Vice President, Head of Region, EMEA

Jason Kim serves as a VP, Head of EMEA.  He is responsible for Sales and Operations in the EMEA region since 2019, when he joined SOLiD. Jason started his career at the Network Division of Samsung Electronics, where he worked on many telecommunications technical areas, including system and network design, system integration, and project management. His last assignment during a 29-year career at Samsung was to lead a massive rollout in India as VP of the company.


Sean Ham, Ph.D.
Vice President, Product and Technology Strategy / PLM, Technical Sales and System Verification Team

A highly educated and technology professional expert with over 20 years of Mobile Communication Industry experience. Various experience with the best practices from network PBOT (Plan, Build, Operation, and Training). Have a strong ability to lead cross-functional team members, such as Sales, Product R&D, RF, and Respective Technical Team, including Customers. Execute more than 20 Major Global Projects, including Sprint, Verizon, Jio India, Japan KDDI, Korea KT, SKT, LGU+, Malaysia YTL, England 3UK, etc., to lead and achieved a successful story for business.


James Kim
James Kim
Managing Director of SOLiD UK

James Kim serves as Managing Director of SOLiD UK since 2008. James is responsible for Business Development with MNOs, OEMs, tower companies, and system integrators especially focusing on the UK, Russia, Nordics, and South Africa. He has contributed to anchoring the DAS project in the MEA region, Russia, and Home Repeater, ICS Repeater project in Ireland, EU. He has nearly 20 years of experience in Global Sales and Business Development in the Mobile Infrastructure Industry.


Ingo Flömer
Vice President, Business Development, Europe

Ingo Flömer, VP for Business Development, focuses on the European markets and is based in Germany. Ingo has more than 25 years of background in the DAS industry and supported different companies around the globe in design, support, rollout, sales, management, and strategic roles.  With a good understanding of technical and commercial aspects, Ingo contributes to efficient network deployments and brings valuable strategic input to engineering. Ingo holds a degree in Electrical Engineering (Dipl.Ing FH) and a Master of Business Administration.


Steven Gallagher
Sales Director, UK and Europe

Steven Gallagher serves as Sales Director for the UK and Europe. He is based in Ireland and the UK and is responsible for the pre-sales activities. Steven has been in the DAS industry for more than 20 years and has helped deliver some of the largest cellular and public safety DAS systems globally. Steven has a technical background and can provide commercial and technical expertise to our customers. In his previous role at another DAS vendor, he led all UK in-building DAS sales for cellular and public safety projects.

Sam Lee
Technical Director, UK and Europe

Sam Lee serves as Technical Director for the UK and Europe. Based in the UK, his primary role is supporting all technical sales and equipment delivery activities. With a career spanning more than 15 years in the DAS industry, Sam has been involved in some of the UK’s largest and longest-serving DAS systems, along with extensive experience in technically supporting both public and cellular solutions globally.  During his time in the industry, Sam has worked for a number of OEM and system integrators involving all aspects of the DAS delivery, from concept through to design, implementation, optimization, and acceptance testing.