Nanometrics announces new CEO

|About: Nanometrics Incorporated (NANO)|By:, SA News Editor

Nanometrics (NASDAQ:NANO) announces that Pierre-Yves Lesaicherre will join as president and CEO effective November 27.

Lesaicherre was also elected to the board and will take that seat on the same date. 

Lesaicherre was most recently the CEO of Lumileds and was previously the SVP and GM at NXP Semiconductors. 

Departing CEO Timothy Stultz will continue serving on the board to aid in the transition.     

Previously: Nanometrics beats by $0.01, beats on revenue (Nov. 2)