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Richard S. Hill

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Richard S. Hill, Former Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, Novellus Systems, Inc.

Richard S. Hill was chief executive officer of Novellus Systems, Inc. from December 1993, and chief executive officer and chairman of the board of directors from May 1996 to June 2012. Mr. Hill's entire career has been spent in the high technology industry where Arrow Electronics is a leading solutions provider. Prior to his 19 years at Novellus, Mr. Hill held executive level management positions at Tektronix, Inc. in Beaverton, Oregon. Prior to Tektronix, he held management and engineering positions at General Electric, Motorola, and Hughes Aircraft Co. Mr. Hill retired in June 2012. Currently he is chairman of the board of both Marvell Technology Group Ltd. and Xperi Corporation, an intellectual property company, lead director of Cabot Microelectronics, and director of Symantec Corporation.