Berlin, February 28, 2020: Atotech, a leading global provider of specialty surface-finishing solutions, is pleased to announce that it was recently named “Material Supplier of the Year” at the 3D InCites awards for its product series, Spherolyte® UF3. 3D InCites is a leading online media resource which has become an important voice in the advanced packaging industry. The award ceremony will take place on March 4, 2020 in Fountain Hills, Arizona, USA.

Brian Daniels, Vice President of Research & Development at Atotech said, “We are extremely proud to have been recognized at this prestigious event. It is testimony to our continuous efforts in providing the most advanced technical solutions for the world’s surface-finishing industries, which we do through a combination of innovative chemistry and world-class equipment – and in close partnership with our customers.”

Atotech’s product, Spherolyte® UF3 is a chemistry suite for copper redistribution layers (“Cu RDL”), which delivers the highest reliability for dense structures, which are required for semiconductor plating. Atotech and its Spherolyte® UF3 enables the next generation of fan-out technology which is critical for 5G technologies, future smartphones, chips, and processors.

Françoise von Trapp, Editorial Director from 3D InCites said, “Atotech’s Spherolyte® UF3 solution certainly made a big impression on the judges. I congratulate the Atotech team on winning their first 3D InCites award, and I look forward to seeing what they come up with next to advance the commercialization of heterogeneous integration technologies.”

About Atotech

Atotech is a global leader in surface-finishing solutions. Through a comprehensive systems-and-solutions approach, the company delivers chemistry, equipment, and service to support diverse industries such as consumer electronics, especially mobile devices and computers; global automotive; communication infrastructure; and many other industrial end-markets. Atotech’s relentless R&D efforts and global TechCenter presence allows it to deliver pioneering and sustainable products combined with unparalleled on-site customer support – making Atotech a critical partner to over 8,000 customers worldwide.

Atotech is a team of 4,000 experts in over 40 countries generating annual revenues of $1.2 billion (2018). Atotech has manufacturing operations across Europe, the Americas, and Asia and its headquarters is located in Berlin, Germany.