ULVAC Technologies, Inc. has announced that Dr. Koukou Suu, of ULVAC Japan, will serve as the new CEO of ULVAC’s North American subsidiary, ULVAC Technologies, Inc., based in Methuen, MA. Dr. Suu, will replace incumbent President/CEO, Wayne Anderson, who will serve as Senior Advisor, to assist in the senior executive and operations transition. Dr. Suu, joined ULVAC, Inc. in 1993 and since then has been leading and engaging with developments of numerous semiconductor and electronics emerging technologies. He was the General Manager of ULVAC’ sInstitute of Semiconductor and Electronics Technologies (2008-2014) and prior to assuming the role of CEO of ULVAC Technologies, was named an ULVAC Fellow and General Manager of Global Market & Technology Strategy for the company.
ULVAC Technologies, Inc. is also pleased to announce that also effective this date, Dave Sackett has been promoted to the position of CFO. Dave began his career with ULVAC in 1999, and has been responsible for the Fi- nance, HR, IT and Materials departments, and now has the responsibility to manage Corporate Governance.
ULVAC, Inc. is an international corporation, which has been in business for 67 years. ULVAC designs and manufactures systems, equipment and materials for the industrial and research applications of vacuum technology. UVAC’s systems cover a very broad spectrum of markets. In North America, ULVAC Technologies, Inc. has been long- established in Methuen, MA. This facility houses: sales & business de- velopment, customer service support, engineering, domestic manufacturing, a fully equipped applications lab, and an etch foundry services, operation.