Dalia Vernikovsky is an accomplished senior executive with more than 30 years of business development, product development, and sales experience in semiconductor manufacturing and related industries. Currently, Dalia serves as CEO of Applied Seals North America, Inc. (ASNA) in Newark, CA where she successfully developed a $90-million market share for high-performance o-rings with major OEMs and end users, including Intel, Global Foundries, Samsung, and TSMC. Previously, she was Vice President at Brooks Automation, where she headed up global operations. In addition to her executive career, Dalia serves as Head of the Semiconductor Equipment and Materials International (SEMI) Standards Committee and chairs the Leadership Forum for all Sub-components. She wrote SEMI standard #3205 addressing elastomeric product challenges, which is now becoming SEMI Standards #5080.
Dalia graduated from Colorado Technical University with BS degree in Business. She holds a Black Belt in martial arts and served in the Israeli Army. Dalia has language capabilities in German, French, Hebrew, and Yiddish. She is an active volunteer for the rehousing of homeless and aged animals and she has been recognized for her contributions through a humanitarian award.