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TERADYNE, INC.

 

2021 Annual Meeting

Vote by May 6, 2021

11:59 PM ET

 

           

 

TERADYNE, INC.

C/O BROADRIDGE CORPORATE ISSUER SOLUTIONS, INC.

PO BOX 1342

BRENTWOOD, NY 11717

 

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You invested in TERADYNE, INC. and it’s time to vote!

You have the right to vote on proposals being presented at the Annual Meeting. This is an important notice regarding the availability of proxy material for the shareholder meeting to be held on May 7, 2021.

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THIS IS NOT A VOTABLE BALLOT

This is an overview of the proposals being presented at the

upcoming shareholder meeting. Please follow the instructions on the

reverse side to vote these important matters.

 

    Voting Items   Board
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1.

 

To elect the eight nominees named in the accompanying proxy statement to the Board of Directors to serve as directors for a one-year term:

Nominees:

 
 

1a.

  Michael A. Bradley   LOGO  For
 

1b.

  Edwin J. Gillis   LOGO  For
 

1c.

  Timothy E. Guertin   LOGO  For
 

1d.

  Peter Herweck   LOGO  For
 

1e.

  Mark E. Jagiela   LOGO  For
 

1f.

  Mercedes Johnson   LOGO  For
 

1g.

  Marilyn Matz   LOGO  For
 

1h.

  Paul J. Tufano   LOGO  For
 

2.

  To approve, in a non-binding, advisory vote, the compensation of the Company’s named executive officers.   LOGO  For
 

3.

  To approve an amendment to the Company’s Articles of Organization to lower the voting requirement for shareholder approval of mergers, share exchanges and substantial sales of Company assets from a super-majority to a simple majority.   LOGO  For
 

4.

  To approve an amendment to the Company’s Articles of Organization to permit shareholders to act by a simple majority written consent, rather than by unanimous written consent.   LOGO  For
 

5.

  To approve an amendment to the 1996 Employee Stock Purchase Plan to increase the aggregate number of shares of common stock that may be issued pursuant to the plan by 3,000,000 shares.   LOGO  For
 

6.

  To approve the 2006 Equity and Cash Compensation Incentive Plan, as amended, to include, among other changes, a new total annual compensation cap for non-employee directors.   LOGO  For
 

7.

  To ratify the selection of the firm of PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP as the Company’s independent registered public accounting firm for the fiscal year ending December 31, 2021.   LOGO  For

8.

  To transact such other business as may properly come before the meeting and any postponements or adjournments thereof.    
      

 

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