KLAC - KLA Corporation

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KLA Corporation

One Technology Drive
Milpitas, CA 95035
United States
408 875 3000

IndustrySemiconductor Equipment & Materials
Full Time Employees14,000

Key Executives

NameTitlePayExercisedYear Born
Mr. Richard P. WallacePres, CEO & Exec. Director5.27MN/A1960
Mr. Bren D. HigginsExec. VP & CFO2.17MN/A1970
Ms. Mary Beth WilkinsonExec. VP, Chief Legal Officer & Corp. Sec.1.38MN/A1973
Mr. Ahmad A. KhanPres of Semiconductor Process Control2.31MN/A1974
Mr. Oreste DonzellaExec. VP of Electronics, Packaging & Components1.96MN/A1966
Mr. Virendra A. KirloskarSr. VP & Chief Accounting OfficerN/AN/A1963
Dr. Ben Bin-Ming TsaiCTO & Exec. VP of Corp. AlliancesN/AN/A1959
Mr. Kevin M. Kessel C.F.A.VP of Investor RelationsN/AN/AN/A
Randi PolanichVP & Chief Communications OfficerN/AN/AN/A
Mr. John Van CampExec. VP & Chief HR OfficerN/AN/AN/A
Amounts are as of December 31, 2022 and compensation values are for the last fiscal year ending on that date. Pay is salary, bonuses, etc. Exercised is the value of options exercised during the fiscal year. Currency in USD.


KLA Corporation designs, manufactures, and markets process control, process-enabling, and yield management solutions for the semiconductor and related electronics industries worldwide. It operates through four segments: Semiconductor Process Control; Specialty Semiconductor Process; PCB, Display and Component Inspection; and Other. The company offers integrated circuit (IC) manufacturing products that comprises wafer inspection and review, and metrology; wafer and substrate defect inspection and metrology; reticle defect inspection and metrology; chemical/materials quality analysis; in situ process management and wafer handling diagnostics for IC and original equipment manufacturer (OEM) manufacturing; software products to provide run-time process control, defect excursion identification, process corrections, and defect classification; and refurbished and remanufactured products. It also provides specialty semiconductor manufacturing, benchtop metrology, surface characterization, and electrical property measurement services for general purpose/ lab applications; etch, plasma dicing, deposition, and other wafer processing technologies and solutions for the semiconductor and microelectronics industry. In addition, the company offers direct imaging, inspection, optical shaping, additive printing, and computer-aided manufacturing and engineering solutions for the PCB market; inspection and electrical testing systems to identify and classify defects, as well as systems to repair defects for the display market; and inspection and metrology systems for quality control and yield improvement in advanced and traditional semiconductor packaging markets. The company was formerly known as KLA-Tencor Corporation and changed its name to KLA Corporation in July 2019. KLA Corporation was incorporated in 1975 and is headquartered in Milpitas, California.

Corporate Governance

KLA Corporation’s ISS Governance QualityScore as of May 1, 2023 is 3. The pillar scores are Audit: 7; Board: 2; Shareholder Rights: 5; Compensation: 3.

Corporate governance scores courtesy of Institutional Shareholder Services (ISS). Scores indicate decile rank relative to index or region. A decile score of 1 indicates lower governance risk, while a 10 indicates higher governance risk.