Form 8-K
ON SEMICONDUCTOR CORP false 0001097864 0001097864 2023-04-24 2023-04-24












Pursuant to Section 13 or 15(d)

of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934

April 24, 2023

Date of Report (Date of earliest event reported)



ON Semiconductor Corporation

(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)




Delaware   001-39317   36-3840979

(State or other jurisdiction

of incorporation)



File Number)


(IRS Employer

Identification No.)


ON Semiconductor Corporation

5701 North Pima Road

Scottsdale, Arizona

(Address of principal executive offices)   (Zip Code)

(602) 244-6600

(Registrant’s telephone number, including area code)

(Former name or former address, if changed since last report.)



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Securities registered pursuant to Section 12(b) of the Act:


Title of each class




Name of each exchange

on which registered

Common Stock, par value $0.01 per share   ON   The Nasdaq Stock Market LLC

Indicate by check mark whether the registrant is an emerging growth company as defined in Rule 405 of the Securities Act of 1933 (17 CFR §230.405) or Rule 12b-2 of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934 (17 CFR §240.12b-2).

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Item 5.02.

Departure of Directors or Certain Officers; Election of Directors; Appointment of Certain Officers; Compensatory Arrangements of Certain Officers.

(b) On April 24, 2023 (the “Effective Date”), ON Semiconductor Corporation (the “Company”, and including its affiliates, “onsemi”) and Robert Tong, Senior Vice President and General Manager, Advanced Solutions Group (“ASG”) agreed that Mr. Tong would step down from his officer positions with onsemi, effective immediately, and will retire from all positions with onsemi effective June 19, 2023. Mr. Tong joined onsemi in 2008 through its acquisition of AMI Semiconductor, where he served as senior vice president of its medical division, and had served as the General Manager of ASG since May 27, 2022.

Sudhir Gopalswamy, the Company’s Senior Vice President and Chief Strategy Officer, has transitioned roles and is now the senior officer in charge of ASG effective as of the Effective Date.


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 hereunto duly authorized.





Date: April 25, 2023


  /s/ Thad Trent


Thad Trent
Executive Vice President, Chief Financial Officer and Treasurer