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Departure of Directors or Certain Officers; Election of Directors; Appointment of Certain Officers; Compensatory Arrangements of Certain Officers.
On September 6, 2023, Magnachip Semiconductor Corporation (the “Company”) announced that Mr. Melvin Keating has notified the Company of his intention to resign from the Company’s board of directors (the “Board”), which resignation was accepted by the Board and effective as of September 5, 2023. At the time of his resignation, Mr. Keating served on the Company’s Audit Committee (Chair). Mr. Keating’s decision to resign from the Board is not due to any disagreement with the Company over any of its financial reporting, operations, policies or practices.
On September 5, 2023, the Board appointed Mr. Gilbert Nathan as the Chair of the Audit Committee and Dr. Ilbok Lee as a member of the Audit Committee, effective immediately.
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Financial Statements and Exhibits
The following exhibit is furnished as part of this report:
|99.1||Press Release issued by the Company on September 6, 2023|
|104||Cover Page Interactive Data File (embedded within the Inline XBRL document).|
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 hereunto duly authorized.
|MAGNACHIP SEMICONDUCTOR CORPORATION|
|Dated: September 6, 2023||By:|
|Chief Compliance Officer, General Counsel and Secretary|
MAGNACHIP SEMICONDUCTOR CORPORATION ANNOUNCES RESIGNATION OF
MEL KEATING AS A MEMBER OF THE BOARD OF DIRECTORS
SEOUL, South Korea, September 6, 2023 Magnachip Semiconductor Corporation (NYSE: MX) (Magnachip or the Company) received a letter of resignation, dated September 5, 2023, from Mr. Mel Keating, a member of the board of directors of the Company (the Board), whose resignation was accepted by the Board and effective as of September 5, 2023.
Now that the Company has announced its plan to separate its Display and Power operations into two distinct legal entities, Mr. Keating has decided that, after over 7 years of service as a member of the Board, during which time he led the Audit Committee and the Strategic Review Committee, and given other important and time consuming business obligations, it was the right time to conclude his service to the company.
Mr. Keatings resignation is not due to any disagreement with the company over any of its financial reporting, operations, policies or practices.
About Magnachip Semiconductor
Magnachip is a designer and manufacturer of analog and mixed-signal semiconductor platform solutions for communications, IoT, consumer, computing, industrial and automotive applications. The Company provides a broad range of standard products to customers worldwide. Magnachip, with more than 40 years of operating history, owns a portfolio of approximately 1,100 registered patents and pending applications, and has extensive engineering, design, and manufacturing process expertise. For more information, please visit www.magnachip.com. Information on or accessible through Magnachips website is not a part of, and is not incorporated into, this release.
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