BILLERICA, Mass., Sept. 14, 2017 - Entegris, Inc. (NASDAQ: ENTG), a leading specialty materials provider, today announced that Susan Rice has been appointed Senior Vice President of Human Resources. Ms. Rice is responsible for driving the enterprise-wide human resources strategy for Entegris' 3,500 global team members and replaces Joseph Murphy, who retired earlier this summer. She is part of the executive leadership team and reports to Entegris Chief Executive Officer, Bertrand Loy.
"Sue's proven experience in establishing a culture of change in large, diverse, and global organizations comes at a perfect time for Entegris," said Loy. "As Entegris continues to expand its business globally, many of the toughest challenges lie with attracting and retaining the industry's best talent. Sue's experience will be invaluable as we more closely align human resources to our business strategies in order to create greater value for our customers through excellence in design, performance, and quality."
Ms. Rice previously served as Chief Human Resources Officer (CHRO) for Thermo Fisher Scientific, where she was a member of the senior executive team and responsible for the development and implementation of the global HR strategy to accelerate the company's performance. She joined Thermo Fisher Scientific in 2006 and previously held human resources leadership roles in the Life Sciences, Financial Services, and HR Outsourcing sectors. Ms. Rice holds a master's degree in public health from Yale University and a bachelor's degree in biology from Bates College.
Entegris is a leading specialty materials provider for the microelectronics industry and other high-tech industries. Entegris is ISO-9001 certified and has manufacturing, customer service and/or research facilities in the United States, China, France, Germany, Israel, Japan, Malaysia, Singapore, South Korea and Taiwan. Additional information may be found at www.entegris.com.