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Press release

ASML mourns Supervisory Board member Ieke van den Burg

Veldhoven, the Netherlands, September 30, 2014

With great sadness, ASML Holding NV (ASML) announces that Supervisory Board member Ieke van den Burg has passed away.


"Ieke was an engaged and knowledgeable member of the ASML Supervisory Board, and focused particularly on corporate governance, social policy and employee participation. She was an outspoken and persistent voice in the discussions of the Supervisory Board, and we could always count on her knowledge, advice and support over the past nine years. On behalf of ASML's Board of Management and the Supervisory Board, we are grateful for the time she dedicated to the company. Our thoughts are with her family and friends," Supervisory Board Chairman Arthur van der Poel said.


Succession will be announced in due course.

About ASML


ASML makes possible affordable microelectronics that improve the quality of life. ASML invents and develops complex technology for high-tech lithography machines for the semiconductor industry. ASML's guiding principle is continuing Moore's Law towards ever smaller, cheaper, more powerful and energy-efficient semiconductors. Our success is based on three pillars: technology leadership combined with customer and supplier intimacy, highly efficient processes and entrepreneurial people. We are a multinational company with over 70 locations in 16 countries, headquartered in Veldhoven, the Netherlands. We employ more than 13,600 people on payroll and flexible contracts (expressed in full-time equivalents). Our company is an inspiring place where employees work, meet, learn and share. ASML is traded on Euronext Amsterdam and NASDAQ under the symbol ASML. More information about ASML, our products and technology, and career opportunities is available on www.asml.com.

Contact information

  • Brittney Wolff
  • Corporate communications manager US
  • +14084833207