Premature Resignation of the Chief Financial Officer Michael Knopp

Premature Resignation of the Chief Financial Officer Michael Knopp

DGAP-News: SÜSS MicroTec AG / Key word(s): Change of Personnel

01.03.2017 / 15:49
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Premature Resignation of the Chief Financial Officer Michael Knopp


Garching, March 1, 2017 - SUSS MicroTec, a leading supplier of equipment and process solutions for the semiconductor industry and related markets, today announced that after ten years of working for SUSS MicroTec, the Chief Financial Officer (CFO) Michael Knopp has asked the supervisory board to prematurely leave the company's management board and to terminate his contract of employment as a member of the management board as of April 30, 2017, in order to take on a new professional challenge outside SUSS MicroTec.

The supervisory board met Mr Knopp's wish, but regrets the decision and thanks Mr Knopp for his committed and successful work for the company.

Until the decision on a succession of Mr Knopp, the Chief Executive Officer (CEO) Dr. Franz Richter will be responsible for his duties, starting on May 1, 2017.

The Supervisory Board will take all necessary steps to fill the vacant position again as quickly as possible.

About SUSS MicroTec
SUSS MicroTec is a leading supplier of equipment and process solutions for microstructuring in the semiconductor industry and related markets. In close cooperation with research institutes and industry partners SUSS MicroTec contributes to the advancement of next-generation technologies such as 3D Integration and nanoimprint lithography as well as key processes for MEMS and LED manufacturing. With a global infrastructure for applications and service SUSS MicroTec supports more than 8.000 installed systems worldwide. SUSS MicroTec is headquartered in Garching near Munich, Germany. For more information, please visit http://www.suss.com




Contact:
SUSS MicroTec AG
Franka Schielke
Senior Manager Investor Relations
Schleissheimer Strasse 90
85748 Garching, Deutschland
franka.schielke@suss.com
Tel.: +49 (0)89 32007-161
Fax: +49 (0)89 32007-451
Email: franka.schielke@suss.com


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