ASML is a leading Dutch technology firm developing lithography tools for the manufacturing of advanced semiconductor products such as logic and memory chips. The EUV (Extreme Ultra-Violet) scanner is ASML’s high end product, enabling the manufacturing of all leadind edge semiconductor components for smartphones and mobile applications.
ASML success is largely based a strong long-term collaboration with technology partners such as Zeiss for the optical elements and Trumpf for the EUV laser.
Jan Keller is German/French national. He holds a Master in Physics from ETH Zürich and a MBA from INSEAD Fontainebleau. In the past 25 years he has held several senior level general management and procurement leadership positions at Alstom, Air Liquide and ABB. He started his career as process engineering before joining the Strategic Sourcing practice at consultancy AT Kearney. He joined ASML in 2020 as head of Souricng and Supply Chain, leading the function through an unprecedented growth period.