14 December 2017
Axus hires industry veteran Cerilli as general manager
Axus Technology of Chandler, AZ, USA (which provides CMP, wafer thinning and wafer polishing surface-processing solutions for semiconductor, MEMS/nanofabrication and substrate applications) says that John J. Cerilli has joined the company as general manager, providing management, logistics, sales, marketing and business development support to the global customer base and sales team. In the past year, Axus has experienced substantial growth, and Cerilli’s more than 40 years of semiconductor industry and management experience will support the firm as it continues to grow.
Cerilli was the former VP & general manager for the Silicon Wafer Group of Speedfam-IPEC. He has also held management positions with AXT Inc, Aixtron SE, Intel, Motorola, and National Semiconductor. He has a Masters degree in Organizational Management.
“John is an experienced professional with many years of experience including semiconductor equipment, wafers, raw materials, and consumables,” comments Axus’ president Dan Trojan. “His extensive experience and industry background will help us take Axus to the next level.”