Technology >> CEO Interviews >> July 27, 2000

Paul Mclaughlin – Rudolph Technologies Inc (rtec)

Paul F. McLaughlin has served as Chairman since January 2000 and Chief Executive Officer and as a Director of Rudolph Technologies, Inc., since June 1996. He has more than 20 years of experience in the semiconductor capital equipment business, including six years as Vice President at PerkinElmer Inc., a pioneer in optical lithography. Mr. McLaughlin holds a B.S. in metallurgical engineering from Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, an M.S. in metallurgy and materials science from Lehigh University and an MBA from Harvard University, Graduate School of Business Administration. Profile
TWST: Give us a brief overview Rudolph Technologies.

Mr. McLaughlin: Rudolph began in 1940 as precision manufacturers of

optical instrumentation and over the years applied those skills