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Securities Exchange Act of 1934
Date of report (Date of earliest event reported): November 26, 2012
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Item 5.02. Departure of Directors or Certain Offices; Election of Directors; Appointment of Certain Officers; Compensatory Arrangements of Certain Officers.
On November 26, 2012, Teradyne, Inc. (Teradyne or the Company) appointed Mark E. Jagiela President of the Company effective January 1, 2013, replacing Michael A. Bradley who will continue as Teradynes Chief Executive Officer. Mr. Jagiela, 52, has served as President of the Companys Semiconductor Test Division since 2003. Mr. Jagiela was appointed a Vice President of Teradyne in 2001. In January 2013, as part of its annual review of executive compensation, the Companys Board of Directors will review Mr. Jagielas compensation in connection with his appointment as President of the Company.
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 thereunto duly authorized.
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