Ambarella is a leading developer of low-power, high-definition and Ultra HD video compression and image processing solutions. The Company’s products are used in a variety of professional and consumer applications including security IP-cameras, wearable cameras, flying cameras, and automotive video processing solutions. Its groundbreaking imaging algorithms — combined with ultra-high-speed pixel processing — enhance dynamic range, eliminate noise and deliver outstanding color fidelity under the most challenging lighting conditions. Ambarella's compression chips are also used in broadcasting TV programs worldwide.

Company Growth (employees)
Santa Clara, US
Size (employees)
669 (est)
Ambarella was founded in 2004 and is headquartered in Santa Clara, US

Key People/Management at Ambarella

Fermi Wang

Fermi Wang

George Laplante

George Laplante

Les Kohn

Les Kohn

Didier Legall

Didier Legall

Executive Vice President
Johan Ju

Johan Ju

VP/System and GM

Ambarella Office Locations

Ambarella has offices in Santa Clara, Shanghai, Hong Kong, Parma and in 2 other locations
Santa Clara, US (HQ)
3101 Jay St
Shanghai, CN
Xin Wang Cha Can Ting ( Fang Dian Lu )
Shenzhen Shi, CN
8 Ke Fa Lu
Hong Kong, HK
Spectrum Tower 53 Hung To Rd
Parma, IT
181/A Parco Area delle Scienze
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Ambarella Financials and Metrics

Ambarella Financials

Ambarella's revenue was reported to be $310.3 m in FY, 2017

Revenue (Q2, 2018)

71.6 m

Gross profit (Q2, 2018)

44.8 m

Gross profit margin (Q2, 2018), %


Net income (Q2, 2018)

3.3 m

EBIT (Q2, 2018)

5.3 m

Market capitalization (11-Dec-2017)

2 b

Cash (31-Jul-2017)

309.7 m
Ambarella's current market capitalization is $2 b.
USDY, 2013Y, 2014Y, 2015Y, 2016FY, 2017


157.6 m218.3 m316.4 m310.3 m310.3 m

Revenue growth, %


Cost of goods sold

57.8 m79.1 m111 m105.3 m

Gross profit

99.8 m139.1 m205.3 m205 m
USDQ3, 2014Q1, 2015Q2, 2015Q3, 2015Q1, 2016Q2, 2016Q3, 2016Q1, 2017Q2, 2017Q3, 2017Q1, 2018Q2, 2018


46 m40.9 m47 m65.7 m71 m84.2 m93.2 m57.2 m65.1 m100.5 m64.1 m71.6 m

Cost of goods sold

16.7 m15.3 m16.4 m24.1 m25.1 m29.3 m31.9 m20.5 m21.7 m34.2 m23.2 m26.8 m

Gross profit

29.3 m25.6 m30.5 m41.6 m45.9 m54.8 m61.3 m36.7 m43.5 m66.3 m41 m44.8 m

Gross profit Margin, %

USDFY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017


143.4 m170.3 m268.1 m322.9 m

Accounts Receivable

18.8 m40.2 m39.4 m38.6 m


10.5 m21.7 m18.2 m20.1 m

Current Assets

177.2 m275.4 m369.6 m468.5 m
USDQ3, 2014Q1, 2015Q2, 2015Q3, 2015Q1, 2016Q2, 2016Q3, 2016Q1, 2017Q2, 2017Q3, 2017Q1, 2018Q2, 2018


128.1 m129.5 m128.3 m146.6 m197.3 m199.6 m236.5 m268 m276.5 m313.5 m335.2 m309.7 m

Accounts Receivable

25.4 m21.3 m26.8 m41 m39.2 m42.1 m46.3 m30.5 m33.6 m41.4 m22.9 m38.4 m


13 m10 m13 m14.8 m25.8 m27.8 m22.8 m17.9 m20.9 m23.3 m19.1 m17.7 m

Current Assets

169.6 m191.2 m210.2 m246.4 m305 m313.9 m351.4 m376.1 m385.7 m441.6 m465.4 m459.7 m
USDFY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017

Net Income

25.7 m50.6 m76.5 m57.8 m

Depreciation and Amortization

1.1 m1.3 m1.6 m1.6 m

Accounts Receivable

1.3 m(21 m)1.3 m812 k


(1.5 m)(11 m)3.6 m(2 m)
USDQ3, 2014Q1, 2015Q2, 2015Q3, 2015Q1, 2016Q2, 2016Q3, 2016Q1, 2017Q2, 2017Q3, 2017Q1, 2018

Net Income

9.1 m5.3 m9.3 m18.3 m18.9 m23.1 m29.5 m1.8 m8.6 m29 m2.6 m

Accounts Receivable

26.8 m41 m39.2 m42.1 m46.3 m30.5 m33.6 m41.4 m22.9 m


13 m14.8 m25.8 m27.8 m22.8 m17.9 m20.9 m23.3 m19.1 m

Accounts Payable

14.4 m20.8 m24 m20.3 m22.6 m16.3 m19.7 m28.4 m18.7 m
USDY, 2017


107.1 k

Financial Leverage

1.1 x
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Ambarella Operating Metrics

Ambarella's Patent Applications was reported to be 50 in FY, 2016, which is a 12% decrease from the previous period
Q1, 2015Q2, 2015Q3, 2015FY, 2014Q1, 2016Q2, 2016Q3, 2016FY, 2015Q1, 2017Q2, 2017Q3, 2017FY, 2016

Patents (US)


Patents (foreign)


Patent Applications


Product Lines

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Ambarella Market Value History

Ambarella Revenue Breakdown

Ambarella Median Salaries

Source: 45 public H-1B filings from Ambarella

Ambarella's Web-traffic and Trends

Ambarella Online and Social Media Presence

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