SESHA 2010 Speaker Biography

Tod Higinbotham
Executive Vice President, Process Solutions

Tod Higinbotham was appointed ATMI Executive Vice President of Process Solutions in 2007, and is responsible for developing and executing all business strategies including introduction of new product and service solutions for the semiconductor and display industries. Prior to that, Mr. Higinbotham served as Senior Vice President, General Manager of Materials, from October 2004 to September 2007. Mr. Higinbotham joined ATMI in 1999 as Vice President of Sales and Marketing for the Epitaxial Services division. In February of 2001, when the Material Lifecycle Solutions division was formed, he served as Vice President of Sales and Service, later adding the duties of Vice President of Marketing in September 2003. Prior to joining ATMI, Mr. Higinbotham served as Director of Sales and Marketing for the specialty silicon business unit of Komatsu, Ltd., a manufacturer of construction and mining equipment, industrial machinery and vehicles and electronics products. Mr. Higinbotham also served as a consultant, leading business system reengineering projects for several high tech companies. Mr. Higinbotham earned a Bachelor of Science degree in Finance from Portland State University, and a Masters of Business Administration from the University of Washington