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PROXY — Cymer Inc.

ymer, Inc. supplies excimer laser illumination sources, the essential light source for deep ultraviolet (DUV) photolithography systems used in the manufacture of semiconductors.


Total number of shares outstanding as of April 24, 2000 29,000,000

Price of each share of common stock on April 24, 2000 $42.25

Aggregate market value as of April 24, 2000 $1,225,250,000.00

Performance Record

For year ended, Dec. 31, in thousands, except per-share data

1999 1998 1997

Total revenues $220,450 $185,141 $203,647

Net income $8,573 $2,523 $26,058

Net income per share $0.29 $0.09 $0.86

Total assets $426,821 $364,318 $386,119


Robert P. Akins, 48, is a co-founder of the company and served as president, CEO and chairman since January 1986.

Richard P. Abraham, 70, served as director since October 1987. Since October 1994, he served as chairman and president of BTR, Inc., which licenses technologies to the semiconductor industry.

Kenneth M. Deemer, 48, served as director since June 1988. Since 1985, he has been vice president of InterVen Partners, Inc., a venture capital firm.

Peter J. Simone, 52, served as director since July 1993. He is a consultant in private practice.

Jon D. Tompkins, 60, has served as director since May 1999. He was previously the CEO and chairman of KLA-Tencor Corp.

Executive Compensation

Officers Cash Compensation

Robert Akins, chairman, CEO and president $674,095

William Angus III, CFO, senior vice president, secretary $384,838

Pascal Didier, senior vice president of worldwide customer operations $427,275

Edward Holtaway, senior vice president of process quality $336,734

Wallace Breitman, senior vice president of human resources $200,421

G. Scott Scholler, senior vice president of operations $445,145

Significant Stock Ownership

Number of Shares Percent

March 22, 2000

Capital Research and Management Co. 1,546,800 5.3

Directors and executive officers as a whole (Nine persons) 1,065,516 3.6

Other Information

Headquarters: 16750 Via del Campo Court, San Diego, CA 92127; (858) 385-7300; (858) 385-7100; (www.cymer.com)

Auditors: Deloitte & Touche LLP, San Diego

Information was compiled from the company’s annual and proxy reports.


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