Board of Directors
Marc Haugen is the Chief Operating Officer of Kateeva Inc., the leading provider of OLED mass-production equipment solutions, a position he assumed in January 2018. In 2017 he established Following Seas Ventures LLC for consulting and private investment primarily focused on equipment and solutions for sustainability and renewable energy. From 2016 to 2017 he was Executive Vice President of Engineering and Operations at Cepheid Inc., a leading molecular diagnostics company, a position he held until its acquisition by the Danaher Corporation. From 2013 to 2016 he was Group Vice President Worldwide Operations and Supply Chain at Applied Materials Inc. Prior to this he held various General Management, Product, Manufacturing, and Business Operations roles at the Lam Research Corporation through the Corporate Vice President level, from 1998 to 2013. His service at Applied Materials and Lam Research included many years of international assignments at the senior executive level in Asia and Europe. He began his business career at Applied Materials from 1991 to 1998 after serving four years as an officer in the US Navy on surface combatant ships.
Mr. Haugen received an MBA from the University of California Los Angeles and the National University of Singapore and a BS in Industrial and Systems Engineering from the University of Southern California.
He joined the Board of Directors of Ichor Systems in 2017, serving on the Audit Committee, and is also a Director of privately held Whooshh Innovations since 2012.