|Committee Charters and Governance Policies|
Each of the Board Committees has a written charter. In addition, the Nominating and Governance Committee of Axcelis Technologies, Inc. has adopted the following policies to address specific issues relating to the operations of our Board of Directors and its committees. These written policies seek to document our Board's governance processes to ensure that the Company fully benefits from the insight and oversight of our Board members.
Axcelis has adopted an Ethics Policy applicable to all directors, officers and employees, addressing the issues of conflicts of interest and compliance with law and providing for an enforcement mechanism. Any waivers of our Ethics Policy for directors or executive officers must be approved by the Board and will be promptly disclosed on this page for at least a 12 month period.