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KLA-Tencor Corporation

One Technology Drive
Milpitas, CA 95035
United States
408-875-3000
http://www.kla-tencor.com

SectorTechnology
IndustrySemiconductor Equipment & Materials
Full Time Employees6,550

Key Executives

NameTitlePayExercisedYear Born
Mr. Richard P. WallacePres, CEO & Exec. Director5.72MN/A1960
Mr. Bren D. HigginsExec. VP & CFO2.02MN/A1970
Ms. Teri A. LittleExec. VP, Chief Legal Officer & Corp. Sec.947.79kN/A1964
Mr. Brian M. TrafasExec. VP of Global Customer Organization1.53MN/A1963
Mr. Ahmad A. KhanExec. VP of Global Products Group1.88MN/A1974
Amounts are as of December 31, 2018 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.

Description

KLA-Tencor Corporation designs, manufactures, and markets process control and yield management solutions for the semiconductor and related nanoelectronics industries worldwide. The company offers chip and wafer manufacturing products, including defect inspection and review systems, metrology solutions, in situ process monitoring products, computational lithography software, and data analytics systems for chip manufacturers to manage yield throughout the semiconductor fabrication process. It also provides reticle manufacturing products, such as reticle inspection, metrology, and data analytics systems for mask shops; and packaging manufacturing products comprising standalone and cluster inspection and metrology systems that include wafer-level packaging inspection/metrology and component inspection/metrology products for various applications in the field of semiconductor packaging. In addition, the company offers compound semiconductor, power device, light emitting diode, and microelectromechanical system manufacturing products for the display market; data storage media/head manufacturing products, which comprise process control equipment, test equipment and surface profilers, and metrology and defect inspection solutions; and optical and stylus profilers, and in situ process monitoring products for general purpose/lab applications. Further, it provides refurbished systems, remanufactured systems, and enhanced and upgraded systems under the K-T Pro name; and service engineering, technical support, and knowledge management system services. The company offers its products and services for use by various bare wafer, integrated circuit, reticle, and hard disk drive manufacturers. KLA-Tencor Corporation was founded in 1975 and is headquartered in Milpitas, California.

Corporate Governance

KLA-Tencor Corporation’s ISS Governance QualityScore as of December 1, 2018 is 4. The pillar scores are Audit: 1; Board: 5; Shareholder Rights: 6; Compensation: 5.

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.