ICHR Ichor

Filed: 20 May 21, 4:08pm









Pursuant to Section 13 or 15(d)

of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934

Date of Report (Date of earliest event reported): May 17, 2021



(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)







Cayman Islands




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(State or other jurisdiction

of incorporation)



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(IRS Employer

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3185 Laurelview Ct.

Fremont, California 94538

(Address of principal executive offices, including Zip Code)

(510) 897-5200

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(Former name or former address, if changed since last report)


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Ordinary Shares, par value $0.0001


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Item 5.02  Departure of Directors or Certain Officers; Election of Directors; Appointment of Certain Officers; Compensatory Arrangements of Certain Officers

Appointment of Yuval Wasserman to the Board of Directors

On May 17, 2021, Yuval Wasserman accepted an appointment to the board of directors (the “Board”) of Ichor Holdings, Ltd. (the “Company”), effective May 20, 2021.

Mr. Wasserman, 65, has served as President and Chief Executive Officer and a director of Advanced Energy Industries, Inc., a leading manufacturer of power conversion products that transform electrical power into various usable forms, from October 2014 until his retirement in March 2021, and has served as a director of FARO Technologies, Inc. since 2017. Mr. Wasserman previously served as President of Advanced Energy Industries’ Thin Films Business Unit from August 2011 to October 2014 and Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer from April 2009 to August 2011. He previously held roles at Advanced Energy Industries of Executive Vice President, Sales, Marketing and Service from October 2007 to April 2009 and Senior Vice President, Sales, Marketing and Service from August 2007 to October 2007. Prior to joining Advanced Energy Industries, Mr. Wasserman served as the President, and later as Chief Executive Officer, of Tevet Process Controls Technologies, Inc., a semiconductor metrology company, from May 2002 to July 2007. Prior to that, he held senior executive and general management positions at Boxer Cross, a metrology company, Fusion Systems, a plasma strip division of Axcelis Technologies, Inc., and AG Associates, a semiconductor capital equipment company focused on rapid thermal processing. Mr. Wasserman is a National Association of Corporate Directors (NACD) Governance Fellow and holds a BSc degree in chemical engineering from Ben Gurion University in Israel.

Mr. Wasserman will be paid an annual retainer of $60,000 for serving on the Board and will receive a restricted share unit grant valued at $150,000 with a three-year vesting period based on continued service on the Board.

There are no family relationships between Mr. Wasserman and any director, executive officer, or nominees thereof of the Company. There are no related party transactions between the Company and Mr. Wasserman that would require disclosure under Item 404(a) of Regulation S‑K promulgated under the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, as amended (the “Exchange Act”)




Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934 the registrant has duly caused this report to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned thereunto duly authorized.








Date: May 20, 2021


/s/ Larry J. Sparks



Name: Larry J. Sparks



Title: Chief Financial Officer