Coherent, Inc.

Coherent, Inc.

Coherent, Inc.

Date Founded



5100 Patrick Henry Dr, Santa Clara, CA, 95054, US

Type of Company


Employees (Worldwide)



Wholesale: Industrial Products & Manufacturing
Medical Products & Equipment
Industrial Machinery & Manufacturing

Company Description

Coherent, Inc. engages in the design, manufacture, and service of lasers and related accessories. It operates through the following business segments: OEM Laser Sources (OLS), and Industrial Lasers and Systems (ILS). The OLS segment focuses on laser sources and complex optical sub-systems, typically used in microelectronics manufacturing, medical diagnostics, and therapeutic medical applications. The ILS segment covers laser sources, sub-systems, and tools primarily used for industrial laser materials processing. The company was founded by Eugene Watson on May 26, 1966 and is headquartered in Santa Clara, CA.

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Executives & Employees

President & Chief Executive Officer

Executive Vice President & Chief Operating Officer

Senior Vice President & Chief Marketing Officer

Chief Technology Officer & Executive Vice President

Executive Vice President, Chief Legal Officer & Corporate Secretary

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General Manager

Internal Audit Manager

Director of Global Corporate Services

Purchasing Coordinator

Board of Directors

Former Chief Executive Officer at Advanced Energy Industries, Inc.

Former President & Chief Executive Officer at Illumina, Inc.

President & Chief Executive Officer at Agilent Technologies, Inc.

Former Chief Operating Officer & Managing Partner of The Americas Assurance & Advisory Business Services at Ernst & Young LLP

Senior Vice President at Newport Media, Inc. (California)

President & Chief Executive Officer at Coherent, Inc.

Co-Founder at Kulzy Media Pvt. Ltd.

Vice President, Global Innovation at General Motors Company

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CTA generally delegates investment discretion to affiliated investment advisers and portfolio managers who they believe have the skills required to construct portfolios that deliver strong risk-adjusted returns over the long-term. The firm will select affiliated advisers to invest the assets in accordance with the Mutual Funds’ investment objective and strategies. Each affiliated adviser is responsible for the investment decisions made on behalf of its respective fund.

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EARNEST Partners is an institutional investment firm with a global network that we believe enables us to see and to seize opportunities that other investors overlook or cannot access. The firm manages approximately $20 billion in assets for clients around the world, including corporate pension plans, state and municipal pension plans, jointly-trusteed plans, foundations, endowments and sovereign wealth funds. We also manage portfolios for high net worth individuals through the platforms of some of the largest broker dealers in the world. In addition to our separate account business, EARNEST Partners is the sole subadvisor for the Hancock Horizon Diversified International Fund, the Touchstone Total Return Bond Fund and the Harbor Small Cap Value Fund. The Firm manages Approximately $20 Billion in assets for clients around the world. Local Touch We are fundamental, bottom-up investors; our investment decisions focus on the merits of individual securities. We believe the best investment decisions are thoughtfully distilled from a pool of expertise, and we are pleased to offer our clients a team with the experience and the network to assess the relevant geopolitical issues, demographic trends and cultural considerations impacting our investments. As a component of our due diligence process, investment team members regularly perform company visits across the Americas, the Asia Pacific region, Western and Eastern Europe, the Middle East and the Sub-continent. Collectively, EARNEST Partners' stakeholders have lived and worked in dozens of countries, and are fluent in the language, commerce and culture of diverse economies that represent a significant portion of the world's economic value and future growth. We believe that identifying the most attractive investment opportunities takes the proper focus: a global focus.

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Eagle Asset Management provides institutional and individual investors with a broad array of equity and fixed income products designed to meet long-term goals through proprietary, bottom-up, hands-on research and deliberate, thoughtful and calculated stock picking. Their investment philosophy is designed to deliver superior, risk-adjusted returns via both separately managed account and mutual fund platforms. The firm's equity strategies include: Small-Cap Growth, Small/Mid-Cap Core, Mid-Cap Growth, Mid-Cap Core, Value, All Cap, Equity Income, and Large-Cap Core. Their fixed income strategies include Government Securities, High Quality Taxable, High Quality Tax-Free, Special Fixed Income, and Core Fixed Income. They also offer a Strategic Income Portfolio Balanced strategy.

Recent Transactions
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Coherent, Inc. purchases ONDAX, Inc. from CIV LLC, Tech Coast Angels, Inc., Arcturus Capital LLC, Prospector Equity Capital, Pasadena Angels, Inc.

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Coherent, Inc. purchases Quantum Coating, Inc.

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Coherent, Inc. purchases O.R. Lasertechnologie GmbH

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Advised onCoherent, Inc. purchases Rofin-Sinar Technologies, Inc.

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Advised onCoherent, Inc. purchases Rofin-Sinar Technologies, Inc.

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Partner at Wilson Sonsini Goodrich & Rosati PC

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Partner at Wilson Sonsini Goodrich & Rosati PC


Former Executive Vice President & Chief Financial Officer at Coherent, Inc.


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TeraView Ltd. develops terahertz imaging and spectroscopic systems. The firmoffers TeraPulse 4000, TPS Spectra 3000, EOTPR 2000 and datasheets products. It also offers contact terahertz analysis, terahertz applications support and service support. The company was founded by Michael Pepper and Donald D. Arnone in April 2001 and is headquartered in Cambridge, the United Kingdom.

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