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KLA Corporation (KLAC)

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KLA Corporation

One Technology Drive
Milpitas, CA 95035
United States
408 875 3000

IndustrySemiconductor Equipment & Materials
Full Time Employees10,600

Key Executives

NameTitlePayExercisedYear Born
Mr. Richard P. WallacePres, CEO & Exec. Director4.53MN/A1960
Mr. Bren D. HigginsExec. VP & CFO1.77MN/A1970
Mr. Ahmad A. KhanPres of Semiconductor Process Control1.8MN/A1974
Mr. Brian W. LorigExec. VP and GM of Global Support & Services953.34kN/A1974
Mr. Oreste DonzellaExec. VP - Electronics, Packaging & Components984.39kN/A1966
Mr. Virendra A. KirloskarSr. VP & Chief Accounting OfficerN/AN/A1963
Dr. Ben Bin-Ming TsaiCTO & Exec. VP of Corp. AlliancesN/AN/A1959
Mr. Kevin M. Kessel C.F.A., CFAVP of Investor RelationsN/AN/AN/A
Ms. MaryBeth WilkinsonExec. VP, Chief Legal Officer & Corp. Sec.N/AN/AN/A
Becky Howland Ph.D.Sr. Director of Corp. CommunicationsN/AN/AN/A
Amounts are as of December 31, 2020 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.


KLA 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 packaging process control on wafer, automated optical inspection, data analytics, and packaging process control after singulation. In addition, the company offers compound semiconductor, power device, light emitting diode, and microelectromechanical system manufacturing products; data storage media/head manufacturing products; general purpose/lab applications; and previous-generation KLA systems. Further, it provides wafer processing solutions; printed circuit boards, and display and inspection components; products for the deposition of thin film coating of materials on crystalline silicon photovoltaic wafers; and other services. The company offers its products and services for use by various bare wafer, integrated circuit, reticle, and hard disk drive manufacturers. The company was formerly known as KLA-Tencor Corporation and changed its name to KLA Corporation in July 2019. KLA Corporation was founded in 1975 and is headquartered in Milpitas, California.

Corporate Governance

KLA Corporation’s ISS Governance QualityScore as of November 1, 2019 is 8. The pillar scores are Audit: 1; Board: 5; Shareholder Rights: 6; Compensation: 9.

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.