TERADYNE, INC false 0000097210 0000097210 2022-06-03 2022-06-03












Pursuant to Section 13 or 15(d)

of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934

Date of report (Date of earliest event reported): June 3, 2022




(Exact Name of Registrant as Specified in Charter)




Massachusetts   001-06462   04-2272148

(State or Other Jurisdiction

of Incorporation)



File Number)


(IRS Employer

Identification No.)


600 Riverpark Drive, North Reading, MA   01864
(Address of Principal Executive Offices)   (Zip Code)

Registrant’s telephone number, including area code (978) 370-2700

(Former Name or Former Address, if Changed Since Last Report)



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Securities registered pursuant to Section 12(b) of the Act:


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Name of each exchange

on which registered

Common Stock, par value $0.125 per share   TER   Nasdaq Stock Market LLC

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Item 5.02.

Departure of Directors or Certain Officers; Election of Directors; Appointment of Certain Officers; Compensatory Arrangements of Certain Officers.

On June 3, 2022, Teradyne, Inc. (“Teradyne” or the “Company”) appointed Greg Smith President of the Company effective July 1, 2022. Mark Jagiela will continue as Teradyne’s Chief Executive Officer. Mr. Smith, 59, joined Teradyne in 2006 and has served as President of the Company’s Industrial Automation Group since 2020. Mr. Smith served as President of the Company’s Semiconductor Test Division from 2016 to 2020.

In connection with his appointment as President of the Company, effective July 1, 2022, Mr. Smith’s annual base salary will be increased from $540,000 to $750,000, his performance-based variable cash compensation target will be increased from 85% to 100% of his annual base salary, and he will be eligible for the Company’s Cash Profit Sharing Plan.


Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, the registrant has duly caused this report to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned thereunto duly authorized.


Dated: June 7, 2022     By:  

/s/ Charles J. Gray

    Name:   Charles J. Gray
    Title:   V.P., General Counsel and Secretary