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Pursuant to Section 13 or 15(d)

of The Securities Exchange Act of 1934

July 12, 2023

Date of Report (date of earliest event reported)




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State of Delaware   0-26946   94-3125814

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3560 Bassett Street

Santa Clara, CA 95054

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(408) 986-9888

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Common Stock ($0.001 par value)   IVAC   The Nasdaq Stock Market LLC (Nasdaq) Global Select

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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.

Retirement of CFO

On July 12, 2023, James Moniz informed Intevac, Inc. (the “Company”) of his decision to retire and resign from his positions as the Company’s Executive Vice President, Finance and Administration, Chief Financial Officer, Secretary and Treasurer, effective August 4, 2023. Mr. Moniz will continue to direct the Company’s finance organization until his departure date. The Company has engaged an executive recruiting firm and is in the process of conducting an executive search for a new Chief Financial Officer.

Appointment of Interim CFO

On July 14, 2023, the Company’s Board of Directors appointed Kevin H. Soulsby as interim Chief Financial Officer. In this role, Mr. Soulsby will assume the responsibilities of principal financial officer and principal accounting officer until the Board appoints a replacement.

Mr. Soulsby, 66, joined Intevac in February 1991 and served as Corporate Controller from 1995 through 2019 and as Managing Director, Tax & Risk Management from 2019 through the present. Mr. Soulsby holds an MBA and a BSC in Accounting from Santa Clara University.

There are no family relationships between or among Mr. Soulsby and any director, executive officer, or any person nominated or chosen by the Company to become a director or officer. There have been no related person transactions (within the meaning of Item 404(a) of Regulation S-K promulgated by the Securities and Exchange Commission) between Mr. Soulsby and the Company, nor are any such transactions currently proposed.


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: July 18, 2023      


      James Moniz
      Executive Vice President, Finance and Administration,
Chief Financial Officer, Secretary and Treasurer