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AMS designs, manufactures, and sells sensor and analog IC solutions worldwide. The Company operates through Products and Foundry segments.  It provides audio front-ends for personal media players and other mobile consumer devices, as well as standalone amplifiers and telephone integrated circuits, environmental sensors, and light sensors products, including a portfolio of digital ambient light, digital color, proximity detection, light-to-digital, light-to-voltage, and light-to-frequency sensors. 

TypePrivate
Founded1981
HQOberpremstätten, AT
Websiteams.com
Employee Ratings3.1

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Employees (est.) (Oct 2019)2,510(+2%)
Job Openings215

Key People/Management at AMS

Alexander Everke

Alexander Everke

CEO
Michael Wachsler-Markowitsch

Michael Wachsler-Markowitsch

CFO
Thomas Stockmeier

Thomas Stockmeier

EVP
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AMS Office Locations

AMS has offices in Oberpremstätten, Cupertino, Plano, Antwerpen and in 22 other locations
Oberpremstätten, AT (HQ)
Tobelbader Strasse 30
Antwerpen, BE
Borsbeeksebrug 36
Shenzhen Shi, CN
1008 Jintian Rd, Futian Qu
Shenzhen Shi, CN
Overseas Chinese Town, Hua Qiao Cheng, Nanshan Qu
Suzhou, CN
9 Suzhou Avenue West
Ismaning, DE
Gutenbergstraße 1
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AMS Financials and Metrics

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Founding Date

1981

AMS total Funding

$149.9 m

AMS Online and Social Media Presence

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AMS News and Updates

Concern and hope as AMS and Osram slide following failed takeover

Shares in sensors specialist AMS and lighting group Osram fell on Monday on concerns AMS might revisit its $4.9 billion takeover bid which collapsed on Friday.

Osram Takeover Battle Set for Next Round After AMS Bid Setback

Osram Falls in Premarket Trading After AMS Takeover Bid Fails

AMS Vows to Pursue Osram Takeover After $4.4 Billion Offer Fails

AMS Vows to Pursue Osram Takeover After $4.4 Billion Offer Fails

AMS expects result of takeover attempt of Osram on Friday evening

Austrian sensor maker AMS said on Friday that the result of its 4.5 billion euro ($4.9 billion) takeover bid for Germany's Osram might not come until the evening.

Austria's AMS ups takeover offer for German lighting group Osram

Austrian sensor maker AMS has increased its takeover offer for German lighting group Osram to 41.00 euros per share from 38.50 euros, AMS said on Friday.

Austria's AMS holds nearly 3% of shares in Germany's Osram

Austrian sensor specialist AMS is actively buying Osram shares and currently holds a stake of almost 3% in the German lighting group, its chief executive said on Monday.
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AMS Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was AMS founded?

    AMS was founded in 1981.

  • Who are AMS key executives?

    AMS's key executives are Alexander Everke, Michael Wachsler-Markowitsch and Thomas Stockmeier.

  • How many employees does AMS have?

    AMS has 2,510 employees.

  • Who are AMS competitors?

    Competitors of AMS include ENGIE Storage, Sentons and Pyreos.

  • Where is AMS headquarters?

    AMS headquarters is located at Tobelbader Strasse 30, Oberpremstätten.

  • Where are AMS offices?

    AMS has offices in Oberpremstätten, Cupertino, Plano, Antwerpen and in 22 other locations.

  • How many offices does AMS have?

    AMS has 30 offices.