0001564590-19-003204.txt : 20190219 0001564590-19-003204.hdr.sgml : 20190219 20190219090030 ACCESSION NUMBER: 0001564590-19-003204 CONFORMED SUBMISSION TYPE: 8-K PUBLIC DOCUMENT COUNT: 2 CONFORMED PERIOD OF REPORT: 20190212 ITEM INFORMATION: Departure of Directors or Certain Officers; Election of Directors; Appointment of Certain Officers: Compensatory Arrangements of Certain Officers ITEM INFORMATION: Financial Statements and Exhibits FILED AS OF DATE: 20190219 DATE AS OF CHANGE: 20190219 FILER: COMPANY DATA: COMPANY CONFORMED NAME: ICHOR HOLDINGS, LTD. CENTRAL INDEX KEY: 0001652535 STANDARD INDUSTRIAL CLASSIFICATION: SEMICONDUCTORS & RELATED DEVICES [3674] IRS NUMBER: 000000000 STATE OF INCORPORATION: E9 FISCAL YEAR END: 1228 FILING VALUES: FORM TYPE: 8-K SEC ACT: 1934 Act SEC FILE NUMBER: 001-37961 FILM NUMBER: 19613598 BUSINESS ADDRESS: STREET 1: 3185 LAURELVIEW CT. CITY: FREMONT STATE: CA ZIP: 94538 BUSINESS PHONE: 510-897-5200 MAIL ADDRESS: STREET 1: 3185 LAURELVIEW CT. CITY: FREMONT STATE: CA ZIP: 94538 8-K 1 ichr-8k_20190212.htm 8-K ichr-8k_20190212.htm

 

UNITED STATES

SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION

WASHINGTON, DC 20549

 

FORM 8-K

 

CURRENT REPORT

Pursuant to Section 13 or 15(d)

of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934

Date of Report (Date of earliest event reported): February 12, 2019

 

ICHOR HOLDINGS, LTD.

(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)

 

 

 

 

 

 

Cayman Islands

 

001-37961

 

Not Applicable

(State or other jurisdiction

of incorporation)

 

(Commission

File Number)

 

(IRS Employer

Identification No.)

3185 Laurelview Ct.

Fremont, California 94538

(Address of principal executive offices, including Zip Code)

(510) 897-5200

(Registrant’s telephone number, including area code)

Not Applicable

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

 

Check the appropriate box below if the Form 8‑K filing is intended to simultaneously satisfy the filing obligation of the registrant under any of the following provisions:

Written communications pursuant to Rule 425 under the Securities Act (17 CFR 230.425)

Soliciting material pursuant to Rule 14a-12 under the Exchange Act (17 CFR 240.14a-12)

Pre-commencement communications pursuant to Rule 14d-2(b) under the Exchange Act (17 CFR 240.14d-2(b))

Pre-commencement communications pursuant to Rule 13e-4(c) under the Exchange Act (17 CFR 240.13e-4(c))

 

Indicate by check mark whether the registrant is an emerging growth company as defined in Rule 405 of the Securities Act of 1933 (§ 230.405 of this chapter) or Rule 12b‑2 of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934 (§ 240.12b‑2 of this chapter).

Emerging Growth Company   

If an emerging growth company, indicate by check mark if the registrant has elected not to use the extended transition period for complying with any new or revised financial accounting standards provided pursuant to Section 13(a) of the Exchange Act.   

 


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

Appointment of Director

Effective February 12, 2019, Laura Black joined the board of directors (the “Board”) of Ichor Holdings, Ltd. (the “Company”).

Ms. Black, 57, currently serves as a Managing Director of Needham & Company, a full service investment banking firm. She has been a member of the board of directors of Super Micro Computer since April 2012 and a member of the board of directors of Viavi Solutions Inc. since February 2018. Prior to joining Needham & Company in March 1999, Ms. Black served as a Managing Director of Corporate Finance at Black & Company, an investment bank, beginning in July 1995. From July 1993 to June 1995, Ms. Black served as a Director for TRW Avionics & Surveillance Group where she evaluated acquisition candidates, managed direct investments, and raised venture capital to back spin-off companies. From August 1983 to August 1992, she worked at TRW as an electrical engineer designing spread spectrum communication systems. Ms. Black holds a BSEE from University of California at Davis (1983), an MSEE from Santa Clara University (1988), and an MS Management from Stanford (1993).

Ms. Black will be paid an annual retainer of $60,000 for serving on the Board and as a member of the Audit Committee. Ms. Black will receive a grant of restrict stock units representing $150,000, subject to vesting over a three-year period based on continued service on the Board.

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

A copy of the press release announcing Ms. Black’s appointment to the Board is attached hereto as Exhibit 99.1.

Item 9.01

Financial Statements and Exhibits

 

 

 


SIGNATURES

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.

 

 

 

ICHOR HOLDINGS, LTD.

 

 

 

Date: February 19, 2019

 

/s/ Jeffrey Andreson

 

 

Name: Jeffrey Andreson

 

 

Title: Chief Financial Officer

 

EX-99.1 2 ichr-ex991_6.htm EX-99.1 PRESS RELEASE ichr-ex991_6.htm

Exhibit 99.1

Laura Black Joins Ichor Board of Directors

FREMONT, Calif., February 19, 2019 – Ichor Holdings, Ltd. (NASDAQ: ICHR), a leader in the design, engineering and manufacturing of critical fluid delivery subsystems for semiconductor capital equipment, today announced that Laura Black has joined its board of directors, effective February 12th.

“We are very pleased to welcome Laura to our board. She brings over 30 years of experience in high technology, business strategy and finance,” said Tom Rohrs, chairman and chief executive officer of Ichor. “Laura has advised technology companies on over $30 billion of mergers, acquisitions, and capital raises, and her extensive corporate finance experience in the technology industry will provide valuable contributions to our board.”

Ms. Black has served as a managing director of Needham & Company, a full-service investment banking firm, for the last 20 years. Since 2012, she has served on the board of directors of Super Micro Computer, a publicly-traded provider of advanced computer server systems and subsystems, where she chairs the audit committee. Ms. Black also has served on the board of directors of Viavi Solutions Inc., a publicly-traded provider of network enablement and optical security and performance solutions, since early 2018. Prior to joining Needham, Ms. Black served as head of corporate finance at Black & Company, where she raised public equity capital and completed numerous M&A and strategic advisory assignments. Laura previously served as director of mergers and acquisitions for TRW Avionics & Surveillance Group, where she evaluated acquisition candidates, managed direct investments and divestitures, and raised venture capital to back spin-off companies.

“Ichor is a great company with a terrific team,” said Laura Black.  “The company has been executing on its objectives for strong growth and profitability, while deploying a robust capital allocation strategy since its IPO. I look forward to making contributions to the company as it continues to focus on increasing shareholder value.”

About Ichor

We are a leader in the design, engineering and manufacturing of critical fluid delivery subsystems and components for semiconductor capital equipment. Our product offerings include gas and chemical delivery subsystems, collectively known as fluid delivery subsystems, which are key elements of the process tools used in the manufacturing of semiconductor devices. Our gas delivery subsystems deliver, monitor and control precise quantities of the specialized gases used in semiconductor manufacturing processes such as etch and deposition. Our chemical delivery subsystems precisely blend and dispense the reactive liquid chemistries used in semiconductor manufacturing processes such as chemical-mechanical planarization, electroplating, and cleaning. We also manufacture precision machined components, weldments, and proprietary products for use in fluid delivery systems for direct sales to our customers. We also manufacture certain components for internal use in fluid delivery systems and for direct sales to our customers. This vertically integrated portion of our business is primarily focused on metal and plastic parts that are used in gas and chemical systems, respectively. Ichor is headquartered in Fremont, CA. www.ichorsystems.com.

Source: Ichor Holdings, Ltd.

Contact:

Jeff Andreson, CFO 510-897-5200

Claire McAdams, IR 530-265-9899

IR@ichorsystems.com

Source: Ichor Holdings, Ltd.