Technology >> Analyst Interviews >> September 12, 2001

Japanese Semiconductor Companies & Electronics: Scott Foster – Lehman Brothers

SCOTT FOSTER, Senior Vice President, is the Senior Technology Analyst in Japan, and covers semiconductors, semiconductor production equipment and other, diversified electronics. He joined Lehman Brothers from Barings Securities in 1999. Prior to that he worked at Merrill Lynch Japan, Merrill Lynch Korea and Smith New Court. Mr. Foster has 17 years of experience as a research analyst in the Asia region'14 years in Japan and three years in Korea. He received a BA from Stanford University and an MA from The Johns Hopkins University School of Advanced International Studies. Mr. Foster is an Associate Member of the Japan Semiconductor Venture Association. Profile
TWST: What does the semiconductor/electronic equipment space in Japan

look like today?

Mr. Foster: Our coverage includes the five big, integrated semiconductor

and industrial electronics