BRKS - Brooks Automation, Inc.

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Brooks Automation, Inc.

15 Elizabeth Drive
Chelmsford, MA 01824
United States
978-262-2400
http://www.brooks.com

SectorTechnology
IndustrySemiconductor Equipment & Materials
Full Time Employees1,661

Key Executives

NameTitlePayExercisedYear Born
Dr. Stephen S. SchwartzCEO, Pres & DirectorN/AN/A1959
Mr. Lindon G. RobertsonExec. VP & CFON/AN/A1962
Mr. David C. Gray Ph.D.Sr. VP and Chief Strategy & New Bus. OfficerN/AN/A1966
Mr. David E. JarzynkaPres of Semiconductor Solutions Group520.04kN/A1968
Mr. Maurice H. Tenney IIIPres of Brooks Life Science SystemsN/AN/A1963
Amounts are as of December 31, 2016 and compensation values are for the last fiscal year ending on that date. Pay is salary, bonuses, etc. Exercised is the value of options exercised during the fiscal year. Currency in USD.

Description

Brooks Automation, Inc. provides automation and cryogenic solutions for various applications and markets. It operates in two segments, Brooks Semiconductor Solutions Group and Brooks Life Science Systems. The Brooks Semiconductor Solutions Group segment offers critical automated transport, vacuum, and contamination controls solutions and services. Its products include atmospheric and vacuum robots, robotic modules, and tool automation systems that offer precision handling and clean wafer environments; automated cleaning and inspection systems for wafer carriers, as well as reticle pod cleaners and stockers; and vacuum pumping and thermal management solutions for critical process vacuum applications. This segment also offers repair, diagnostic, and installation services, as well as spare parts and productivity enhancement upgrade services. The Brooks Life Science Systems segment provides automated cold storage systems; consumables, including various formats of racks, tubes, caps, plates, and foils; and instruments used for labeling, bar coding, capping, decapping, auditing, sealing, peeling, and piercing tubes and plates. It also provides sample management services, such as on-site and off-site sample storage, cold chain logistics, sample relocation, bio-processing, disaster recovery, and business continuity, as well as project management and consulting. In addition, this segment offers sample intelligence software solutions and customer technology integration; and laboratory work flow scheduling for life science tools and instrument work cells, sample inventory and logistics, environmental and temperature monitoring, and clinical trial and consent management, as well as planning, data management, virtualization, and visualization services. The company serves semiconductor capital equipment and sample management markets for life sciences in approximately 50 countries. Brooks Automation, Inc. was founded in 1978 and is headquartered in Chelmsford, Massachusetts.

Corporate Governance

Brooks Automation, Inc.’s ISS Governance QualityScore as of November 1, 2018 is 2. The pillar scores are Audit: 1; Board: 2; Shareholder Rights: 5; Compensation: 2.

Corporate governance scores courtesy of Institutional Shareholder Services (ISS). Scores indicate decile rank relative to index or region. A decile score of 1 indicates lower governance risk, while a 10 indicates higher governance risk.