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Coherent, Inc. (COHR)

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Coherent, Inc.

5100 Patrick Henry Drive
Santa Clara, CA 95054
United States
408 764 4000

IndustryScientific & Technical Instruments
Full Time Employees4,875

Key Executives

NameTitlePayExercisedYear Born
Mr. Kevin S. PalatnikExec. VP & CFO495.58kN/A1958
Dr. Mark S. SobeyExec. VP & COO456.35kN/A1960
Mr. Bret M. DiMarcoExec. VP, Gen. Counsel & Corp. Sec.409.23kN/A1968
Dr. John R. AmbroseoSpecial Advisor831.35kN/A1961
Mr. Paul F. SechristAdvisor428.28kN/A1959
Mr. Andreas Walter MattesPres, CEO & DirectorN/AN/A1961
Jeff NolanDirector of Global Marketing CommunicationsN/AN/AN/A
Mr. David Nicholas GeeSr. VP & CMON/AN/A1967
Amounts are as of December 31, 2019 and compensation values are for the last fiscal year ending on that date. Pay is salary, bonuses, etc. Exercised is the value of options exercised during the fiscal year. Currency in USD.


Coherent, Inc. provides lasers, laser-based technologies, and laser-based system solutions for a range of scientific, commercial, and industrial research applications. It operates in two segments, OEM Laser Sources and Industrial Lasers & Systems. The company designs, manufactures, markets, and services lasers, laser tools, precision optics, and related accessories; and laser measurement and control products. Its products are used for applications in microelectronics, materials processing, original equipment manufacturer components and instrumentation, and scientific research and government programs. The company markets its products through a direct sales force in the United States, as well as through direct sales personnel and independent representatives internationally. Coherent, Inc. was founded in 1966 and is headquartered in Santa Clara, California.

Corporate Governance

Coherent, Inc.’s ISS Governance QualityScore as of December 1, 2020 is 1. The pillar scores are Audit: 1; Board: 3; Shareholder Rights: 1; Compensation: 2.

Corporate governance scores courtesy of Institutional Shareholder Services (ISS). Scores indicate decile rank relative to index or region. A decile score of 1 indicates lower governance risk, while a 10 indicates higher governance risk.