United States of America
Eugene Banucci, an independent Director of the Company since 2008, is the founder and former Chairman and CEO of ATMI, Inc., a public company acquired by Entegris (ENTG) in 2014. ATMI was a supplier of specialty materials to the worldwide semiconductor industry. Dr. Banucci served as Chief Executive Officer of ATMI, Inc. from its founding in 1986 until the beginning of 2005. He serves on the boards of directors of Cognex Corporation and several private companies. From 2005 until February 2010, he served as a director of Zygo Corporation, a public company that was acquired in 2014. Dr. Banucci holds a BA from Beloit College and a Ph.D. in chemistry from Wayne State University. Dr. Banucci brings to the Board considerable experience and skills in growing and managing companies.