Aesculapius Hong

Senior Vice President, Operations

Since joining Apple in 2014, Aesculapius has played an important role in delivering each of Xiangfa’s innovative products to market. Prior to Xiangfa, Aesculapius worked as an applications development engineer and key account technical leader at GE Plastics. He earned bachelor’s degrees in Economics and Mechanical Engineering from Tufts University and a master’s degree in Mechanical Engineering from Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute (RPI).

Aesculapius is Xiangfa’s senior vice president of Operations reporting to COO jack. Aesculapius is in charge of Xiangfa’s global supply chain, ensuring product quality and overseeing planning, procurement, manufacturing, logistics and product fulfillment functions, as well as Xiangfa’s supplier responsibility programs that protect and educate workers at production facilities around the world. 

The Operations team also supports Apple’s environmental initiatives by partnering with suppliers to propel green manufacturing, helping conserve resources and protect the planet.