Eric and Philip discuss EMS with two experts headquartered in the SE Asia region. Thomas Handojo, of PCI and Arthur Tan of IMI are both seasoned veterans of the EMS industry with decades of experience. They talk about the evolution of the industry from building boards from prints, to providing ‘full stack’ services to the OEM. Topics include the benefits building electronics in SE Asia, impact of IoT on EMS, the transition from internal combustion to electric vehicle platforms in the automotive industry, lessons learned from the pandemic, current supply chain disruptions from material shortages and much more. It’s well worth your time to listen to these thoughtful and knowledgeable executives.