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Hamamatsu Photonics is a company manufacturing and selling photomultiplier tubes, imaging devices, light sources, opto-semiconductors, and imaging and analyzing systems. It operates through three segments: Electron Tube, Opto-Semiconductor, and Imaging and Measurement Instruments. The Electron Tube segment provides photomultiplier tubes, electron multipliers, microchannel plates, image intensifiers, X-ray products, and various light sources for use in medical, chemical analysis, measurement, industrial testing, and academic research applications. The Opto-Semiconductor segment offers silicon photodiodes, photo IC components, position-sensitive and infrared detectors, image sensors for low-light-level imaging and X-ray imaging, mini-spectrometers, and light-emitting devices for applications in medical imaging, high-energy physics, and scientific measurement. The Imaging and Measurement Instruments segment provides a range of cameras for scientific and industrial applications, as well as specialized instruments for use in the fields of pharmaceutical development, semiconductor manufacturing, X-ray nondestructive inspection, spectrophotometry, and optical communications. Hamamatsu Photonics is also involved in the semiconductor laser and hotel operation businesses.
HQHamamatsu, JP
Employee Ratings3.5

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Employees (est.) (Sept 2020)3,677(-26%)
Revenue (FY, 2019)¥145.9 B(+2%)
Share Price (Jul 2021)$57.4(-8%)
Cybersecurity ratingCMore

Key People/Management at Hamamatsu Photonics

Akira Hiruma

Akira Hiruma

Representative Director and President CEO
Kenji Suzuki

Kenji Suzuki

Representative Director and Vice President COO
Koei Yamamoto

Koei Yamamoto

Representative Director Senior Managing Executive Officer
Tsutomu Hara

Tsutomu Hara

Director Managing Executive Officer
Kenji Yoshida

Kenji Yoshida

Director Managing Executive Officer
Tadashi Maruno

Tadashi Maruno

Director Managing Executive Officer
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Hamamatsu Photonics Office Locations

Hamamatsu Photonics has offices in Hamamatsu, Fukuoka-shi, Iwata, Minato-ku and in 25 other locations
Hamamatsu, JP (HQ)
325-6, Sunayama-cho, Naka-ku
Fukuoka-shi, JP
Building 5F, 1-chōme-13-6 Hakataekihigashi, Hakata-ku
Hamamatsu, JP
1126-1 Ichinochō, Higashi Ward
Hamamatsu, JP
1128 , Shingai - cho , Minami - ku , Hamamatsu City , Shizuoka Pref . , 435 - 0023 , Japan
Hamamatsu, JP
1705 Tennōchō, Higashi Ward
Hamamatsu, JP
1-chōme-8-3 Shinmiyakoda, Kita Ward
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Hamamatsu Photonics Financials and Metrics

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Hamamatsu Photonics's revenue was reported to be ¥145.91 b in FY, 2019 which is a 1.1% increase from the previous period.

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Hamamatsu Photonics's current market capitalization is $9 b.
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Hamamatsu Photonics Acquisitions / Subsidiaries

Company NameDateDeal Size
Energetiq TechnologySeptember 22, 2017
Beijing Hamamatsu Photon Techniques, Inc.
Energetiq Technology, Inc.
Hamamatsu Corporation
Hamamatsu Electronic Press Co., Ltd.
Hamamatsu Photonics (China) Co., Ltd.
Hamamatsu Photonics Deutschland GmbH
Hamamatsu Photonics Europe GmbH
Hamamatsu Photonics France S.A.R.L.
Hamamatsu Photonics Italia S.r.l.
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Hamamatsu Photonics Revenue Breakdown

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Hamamatsu Photonics revenue breakdown by business segment: 12.6% from Imaging and Measurement Instruments, 40.8% from Electron Tube, 45.2% from Optosemiconductor and 1.3% from Other

Hamamatsu Photonics revenue breakdown by geographic segment: 22.5% from Asia and China, 23.7% from Europe, 25.3% from North America and 28.5% from Japan

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Hamamatsu Photonics News and Updates

Announcement of revisions of consolidated financial forecasts for the first half of FY2021

In light of recent trends in business performance, Hamamatsu Photonics K.K. revised the financial forecasts announced on November 9, 2020 as follow

Hamamatsu Photonics has developed an inspection system capable of 100% inspections of micro-LEDs for next-generation displays

Hamamatsu Photonics has developed a system for high-speed inspection of micro-LEDs on wafers to detect abnormalities in their external appearance, intensity and wavelength of their light emissions. This inspection system utilizes a photoluminescence (PL) measurement technique* that is based on our a…

Hamamatsu Photonics has developed a high power QCL module ideal for laser micromachining of fluoropolymer resins

Hamamatsu Photonics have developed a high power QCL module that delivers an average output power of 2 watts at a wavelength of 8.6 micrometers (1 micrometer or μm is one-millionth of a meter). This high power QCL module was created by applying our unique beam combining technology, with quantum casca…

Hamamatsu Photonics has developed laser thermal processing equipment capable of operating with a high degree of freedom that will promote the spread of laser quenching

At Hamamatsu Photonics we have developed laser thermal processing equipment for laser quenching that combines a direct diode laser, (DDL) that we newly designed and developed based on our unique laser diode (LD) technology, with a 6-axis robotic arm capable of operating with a high degree of freedom…

Hamamatsu Photonics has Developed a Palm-sized FTIR Engine Capable of Highly Sensitive Detection of Near-infrared Light at Wavelengths Ranging From 1.1 to 2.5 Micrometers

HAMAMATSU CITY, Japan, Jan. 29, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- By applying its own unique microelectro-mechanical systems (MEMS) technology, Hamamatsu Photonics has successfully developed a palm-sized "Fourier transform infrared spectrometer (FTIR) engine C15511-01" offering high sensitivity to...

Hamamatsu Photonics Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was Hamamatsu Photonics founded?

    Hamamatsu Photonics was founded in 1953.

  • Who are Hamamatsu Photonics key executives?

    Hamamatsu Photonics's key executives are Akira Hiruma, Kenji Suzuki and Koei Yamamoto.

  • How many employees does Hamamatsu Photonics have?

    Hamamatsu Photonics has 3,677 employees.

  • What is Hamamatsu Photonics revenue?

    Latest Hamamatsu Photonics annual revenue is ¥145.9 b.

  • What is Hamamatsu Photonics revenue per employee?

    Latest Hamamatsu Photonics revenue per employee is ¥39.7 m.

  • Who are Hamamatsu Photonics competitors?

    Competitors of Hamamatsu Photonics include ESPROS Photonics, Japan Aviation Electronics Industry and Sigma Koki.

  • Where is Hamamatsu Photonics headquarters?

    Hamamatsu Photonics headquarters is located at 325-6, Sunayama-cho, Naka-ku, Hamamatsu.

  • Where are Hamamatsu Photonics offices?

    Hamamatsu Photonics has offices in Hamamatsu, Fukuoka-shi, Iwata, Minato-ku and in 25 other locations.

  • How many offices does Hamamatsu Photonics have?

    Hamamatsu Photonics has 38 offices.