Daniel W. Christman
Daniel W. Christman served as a director of Mykrolis and as a member of the Audit and Finance Committee of the Mykrolis Board of Directors from 2001 until the 2005 merger with Entegris. From February of 2003 through 2004 he was designated as the Presiding Director of the Mykrolis Board of Directors. Since the merger he served as a director of the Company and as a member of the Audit and Finance Committee until 2011; he served as Chairman of the Audit and Finance Committee from 2009 until 2011. Since May 2008 Mr. Christman has served on the Governance and Nominating Committee and assumed the role of the Chairman
of that Committee in 2011.
From 2003 until 2009 he served as Senior Vice President, International Affairs of the U.S. Chamber of Commerce. In 2001 he retired in the grade of Lieutenant General after a career in the United States Army that spanned more than 36 years. Immediately prior to his retirement, General Christman served as the Superintendent of the United States Military Academy at West Point since 1996. From 1994 until 1996, General Christman served as Assistant to the Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff of the United States. General Christman’s key command positions have also included the U.S. Army’s Engineer School in the early 1990s, and the U.S. Army Corps of Engineer District in Savannah, Georgia.
General Christman also served in President Ford’s administration as a member of the National Security Council staff, where he shared responsibility for strategic arms control. He currently serves as a director of Teradyne, Inc., a global supplier of automatic test systems and equipment for semiconductor, military/aerospace, data storage and automotive applications.
General Christman is a graduate of the United States Military Academy at West Point, where he also was an Assistant Professor of Economics. General Christman holds an MPA degree in public affairs and an MSE degree in civil engineering from Princeton University and a Juris Doctor degree from The George Washington University Law School.