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IQE is a company specializing in the design and manufacture of semiconductor wafer products. The company serves consumer, communication, computing, and industrial sectors and offers a range of wafer products for the wireless industry, such as mobile handsets and wireless infrastructure, Wi-Fi, WiMAX, base stations, GPS, satellite communications, optical communications, laser printers, etc.

TypePublic
Founded1988
HQSaint Mellons, GB
Websiteiqep.com
Employee Ratings3.6

Locations

IQE is headquartered in
Saint Mellons, United Kingdom

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Employees (est.) (Dec 2019)650
Revenue (FY, 2019)£140 M(-10%)
Share Price (Oct 2020)£0.5
Cybersecurity ratingCMore

Key People/Management at IQE

Andrew W. Nelson

Andrew W. Nelson

President and Chief Executive Officer
Tim Pullen

Tim Pullen

Chief Financial Officer
David Grant

David Grant

Non-Executive Director, Chair of Remuneration Committee, Chair of Nominations Committee
Derek Jones

Derek Jones

Non-Executive Director, Chair of Audit Committee
Phil Smith

Phil Smith

Chairman, Non Executive Director
Carol Chesney

Carol Chesney

Non-executive Director, Chair of Audit Committee
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IQE Office Locations

IQE has offices in Saint Mellons, Tongwell, Bethlehem, Greensboro and in 4 other locations
Saint Mellons, GB (HQ)
Pascal Cl
Saint Mellons, GB
Cypress Dr
Tongwell, GB
32-34 Maryland Rd
Singapore, SG
30 Tampines Industrial Ave 3
Hsinchu, TW
No. 2, Hsin Ann Rd, East District
Bethlehem, US
119 Technology Dr
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IQE Financials and Metrics

IQE Revenue

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IQE's revenue was reported to be £140.02 m in FY, 2019 which is a 10.4% decrease from the previous period.
GBP

Revenue (FY, 2019)

140.0m

Revenue growth (FY, 2018 - FY, 2019), %

(10.4%)

Gross profit (FY, 2019)

21.4m

Gross profit margin (FY, 2019), %

15.3%

Net income (FY, 2019)

(35.1m)

EBIT (FY, 2019)

(18.8m)

Market capitalization (23-Oct-2020)

437.5m

Closing stock price (23-Oct-2020)

0.5

Cash (31-Dec-2019)

8.8m

EV

501.5m
IQE's current market capitalization is £437.5 m.
Annual
GBPFY, 2017FY, 2018FY, 2019

Revenue

154.5m156.3m140.0m

Revenue growth, %

16%1%(10%)

Cost of goods sold

115.9m118.8m118.6m

Gross profit

38.6m37.5m21.4m
Half Year
GBPH1, 2017H1, 2018H1, 2019

Revenue

70.4m73.4m66.7m

Cost of goods sold

53.7m57.3m56.1m

Gross profit

16.7m16.1m(494.6m)

Gross profit Margin, %

24%22%(741%)
Annual
GBPFY, 2017FY, 2018FY, 2019

Cash

45.6m20.8m8.8m

Accounts Receivable

18.4m18.6m20.5m

Prepaid Expenses

1.9m3.1m

Inventories

33.7m35.7m30.7m
Half Year
GBPH1, 2017H1, 2018H1, 2019

Cash

5.5m40.6m11.2m

Inventories

30.4m35.4m37.3m

Current Assets

67.5m116.7m86.4m

PP&E

82.0m107.5m136.6m
Annual
GBPFY, 2017FY, 2018FY, 2019

Depreciation and Amortization

12.0m12.9m18.7m

Inventories

(6.4m)(1.4m)2.2m

Accounts Payable

5.9m(3.2m)(11.7m)

Cash From Operating Activities

21.7m16.3m8.1m
Half Year
GBPH1, 2017H1, 2018H1, 2019

Depreciation and Amortization

5.8m6.1m9.8m

Inventories

(2.7m)(2.1m)(1.6m)

Accounts Payable

1.2m202.0k(1.4m)

Cash From Operating Activities

9.2m7.3m3.7m
GBPH1, 2017

EV/EBIT

78.4 x

EV/CFO

66.3 x

Revenue/Employee

146.1k

Debt/Equity

0.2 x

Debt/Assets

0.2 x

Financial Leverage

1.4 x

P/E Ratio

0.8
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IQE Acquisitions / Subsidiaries

Company NameDateDeal Size
Compound Semiconductor Centre Limited.
CSDC Private Limited.
EPI Holding Limited
Galaxy Compound Semiconductors Inc
IQE (Europe) Limited
IQE Inc
IQE KC LLC
IQE Properties Inc
IQE RF LLC
IQE Silicon Compounds Limited
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IQE Cybersecurity Score

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78/100

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IQE Revenue Breakdown

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IQE revenue breakdown by business segment: 48.7% from Wireless, 49.8% from Photonics and 1.5% from Other

IQE revenue breakdown by geographic segment: 55.1% from Americas, 10.0% from EMEA and 34.9% from Asia Pacific

IQE Online and Social Media Presence

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IQE News and Updates

IQE plc: 2020 Interim Results

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IQE plc: Notice of AGM

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UK's IQE to take over Singapore joint venture

Cardiff-based IQE Plc said on Thursday it would take complete ownership of its loss-making joint venture in Singapore to capitalize on supply chains in the Asian country and China's 5G market, sending its shares 5% higher.

UK's IQE to acquire Singaporean JV in strategic shift to Asia

Cardiff-based IQE Plc said on Thursday it would take complete ownership of its loss-making joint venture in Singapore to capitalise on supply chains in the Asian country and China's 5G market.
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IQE Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was IQE founded?

    IQE was founded in 1988.

  • Who are IQE key executives?

    IQE's key executives are Andrew W. Nelson, Tim Pullen and David Grant.

  • How many employees does IQE have?

    IQE has 650 employees.

  • What is IQE revenue?

    Latest IQE annual revenue is £140 m.

  • What is IQE revenue per employee?

    Latest IQE revenue per employee is £215.4 k.

  • Who are IQE competitors?

    Competitors of IQE include X-Fab Silicon Foundries, 5N Plus and Richardson Electronics.

  • Where is IQE headquarters?

    IQE headquarters is located at Pascal Cl, Saint Mellons.

  • Where are IQE offices?

    IQE has offices in Saint Mellons, Tongwell, Bethlehem, Greensboro and in 4 other locations.

  • How many offices does IQE have?

    IQE has 9 offices.