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Posted: October 4, 2008
SUSS MicroTec Fires CEO
(Nanowerk News) SUSS MicroTec, a leading suppliers of process and testing solutions for markets as Advanced Packaging, MEMS, Nanotechnology, Compound Semiconductor, Silicon-On-Insulator and 3D Interconnect, announced that the Supervisory Board of SUSS MicroTec AG has relieved management board member Dr. Stefan Schneidewind from his position as CEO. Dr. Schneidewind has left the board, effective October 2, due to differing views regarding the future strategy of the Company.
The Supervisory Board has nominated Christian Schubert to the Management Board with immediate effect. Mr. Schubert will be a regular member of the board. He takes over from Dr. Schneidewind, until a new CEO has been appointed.
Mr. Schubert brings broad experience from his work at companies within the fields of electrical, electronics and automotive industries. He held senior executive positions at the high-tech companies Kontron, congatec and Intica Systems.