SEMI: Paul Hyland joins Europe Advisory Board

SEMI announced on 1 February that Paul Hyland, president and CEO of Aixtron SE, has become a member of the SEMI Europe Advisory Board. Aixtron is a leading provider of deposition equipment to the semi…

SEMI announced on 1 February that Paul Hyland, president and CEO of Aixtron SE, has become a member of the SEMI Europe Advisory Board. Aixtron is a leading provider of deposition equipment to the semiconductor industry. The company“s technology solutions are used by a diverse range of customers worldwide to build advanced components for electronic and opto-electronic applications based on compound, silicon, or organic semiconductor materials and more recently carbon nanostructures. Paul Hyland has worked for Aixtron since 2000 and has been president and CEO of the Aixtron group through a period of extraordinary volatility, culminating in three record years of growth and clear global market leadership. He has had more than 30 years experience in equipment technology, covering the Utility, Communications, Medical Device, Semiconductor and Optoelectronics sectors. Before joining Aixtron, he held positions with Smiths Industries, Alphameric, Racal and Westinghouse. Aixtron has been actively involved with SEMI Europe for many years, and became member of the organization in 2002. Aixtron SE is involved in SEMI“s exhibitions, standards activities, and regularly attends SEMI events and uses SEMI market statistics and other relevant information. SEMI is the global industry association serving the manufacturing supply chains for the microelectronic, display and photovoltaic industries. SEMI member companies, composed 90% of SMEs, are the engine of the future, enabling smarter, faster and more economical products that improve our lives. Since 1970, SEMI has been committed to helping members grow more profitably, create new markets and meet common industry challenges. SEMI maintains offices in: Beijing, Bengaluru, Berlin, Brussels, Grenoble, Hsinchu, Moscow, San Jose, Seoul, Shanghai, Singapore, Tokyo, and Washington, D.C.