ANDOVER, Mass., Oct. 23, 2013 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- MKS Instruments, Inc. (Nasdaq:MKSI), a global provider of technologies that enable advanced processes and improve productivity, today announced that Leo Berlinghieri will retire as Chief Executive Officer and a Director of MKS at year-end 2013. The Board of Directors has elected Gerald G. Colella, who currently serves as President and Chief Operating Officer, to succeed Mr. Berlinghieri as Chief Executive Officer effective January 1, 2014, at which time Mr. Colella will also become a member of the Board of Directors. Mr. Colella had previously succeeded Mr. Berlinghieri as President in February of this year, and has served as Chief Operating Officer since 2010.
MKS Instruments Announces Gerald G. Colella To Succeed Leo Berlinghieri As CEO, Effective January 1, 2014
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