TEL AVIV, June 19 Nova Measuring Instruments
said Chief Executive Gabi Seligsohn has informed the
board of his decision to step down from his position, and he
will be replaced by Eitan Oppenhaim, effective July 31.
Oppenhaim is executive vice president of Nova's global
business group, heading all of the company's customer-facing
Seligsohn has served seven years as CEO of Nova, an
Israel-based provider of monitoring and measurement systems for
the semiconductor manufacturing industry.
"Over the past several years, Eitan and I have worked
closely to define a strategy for achieving the next big
milestone and I am confident in Eitan's ability to lead
the company to the next level and beyond," Seligsohn said in a
statement on Wednesday.
Prior to joining Nova in 2010, Oppenhaim served in
executive positions with several technology companies including
Alvarion, Orbotech and Comverse.
(Reporting by Tova Cohen)