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Sequans Communications engages in fabless designing, developing, and supplying 4G LTE semiconductor solutions for wireless broadband and internet of things applications. Its solutions incorporate baseband processor and radio frequency transceiver integrated circuits along with proprietary signal processing techniques, algorithms, and software stacks. The Company offers baseband solutions used to encode and decode data based on 4G protocols that serve as the wireless processing platform for a 4G device.

TypePublic
Founded2003
HQColombes, FR
Websitesequans.com
Employee Ratings3.5

Latest Updates

Employees (est.) (Feb 2019)238
Job Openings14
Revenue (FY, 2017)$48.3 M(+6%)
Share Price (Dec 2019)$3.4 (+11%)

Key People/Management at Sequans Communications

Georges Karam

Georges Karam

President and Chief Executive Officer, Chairman
Wes Cummins

Wes Cummins

Director
Maïlys Ferrère

Maïlys Ferrère

Director
Deborah Choate

Deborah Choate

Chief Financial Officer
Bertrand Debray

Bertrand Debray

Chief Operating Officer
Yves Maitre

Yves Maitre

Director
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Sequans Communications Office Locations

Sequans Communications has offices in Colombes, Sophia-Antipolis, Bedminster Township, Burnsville and in 8 other locations
Colombes, FR (HQ)
15-55, Boulevard Charles de Gaulle
Colombes, FR
1 Rue de Mantes
Sophia-Antipolis, FR
400 Avenue Roumanille
Shenzhen Shi, CN
206, Building 9th Changyuan New Material Port Keyuan Middle Road
Hong Kong, HK
98 Repulse Bay Rd
Petah Tikva, IL
A, 8th floor 94 Em Hamoshavot Rd
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Sequans Communications Financials and Metrics

Sequans Communications Revenue

Sequans Communications's revenue was reported to be $48.26 m in FY, 2017 which is a 5.9% increase from the previous period.
USD

Revenue (FY, 2017)

48.3m

Revenue growth (FY, 2016 - FY, 2017), %

5.9%

Gross profit (FY, 2017)

21.1m

Gross profit margin (FY, 2017), %

43.8%

Net income (FY, 2017)

(26.2m)

EBIT (FY, 2017)

(19.5m)

Market capitalization (12-Dec-2019)

319.0m

Closing stock price (12-Dec-2019)

3.4

Cash (31-Dec-2017)

2.9m

EV

340.5m
Sequans Communications's current market capitalization is $319 m.
USDFY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017

Revenue

22.6m32.5m45.6m48.3m

Revenue growth, %

44%40%6%

Cost of goods sold

19.5m25.6m27.1m

Gross profit

13.1m20.0m21.1m
USDFY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017

Cash

8.3m20.2m2.9m

Accounts Receivable

16.5m15.3m20.9m

Prepaid Expenses

3.2m3.2m4.2m

Inventories

4.1m8.7m7.4m
USDFY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017

Depreciation and Amortization

5.3m5.3m5.6m

Inventories

5.1m(4.6m)1.3m

Accounts Payable

2.0m2.4m(5.9m)

Cash From Operating Activities

(16.4m)(15.6m)(28.6m)
USDY, 2017

EV/EBIT

-17.4 x

EV/CFO

-11.9 x

Revenue/Employee

220.1k

Debt/Equity

5.9 x

Debt/Assets

0.4 x

Financial Leverage

13.8 x
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Sequans Communications Operating Metrics

FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016

Patents (Foreign)

15 17 20

Patents (US)

21 28 34

Patents Pending

43 36 31
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Sequans Communications Revenue Breakdown

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Sequans Communications revenue breakdown by business segment: 77.4% from Product and 22.6% from Other

Sequans Communications revenue breakdown by geographic segment: 67.5% from Asia, 11.7% from Europe, Middle East, Africa and 20.8% from Americas

Sequans Communications Online and Social Media Presence

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Sequans Communications Blogs

OneCare Founder Tom Glaser Talks to Mobile World Live About the Carewatch Health Wearable, Powered by Sequans’ Monarch

At Mobile World Congress in Los Angeles, Thomas Glaser, founding partner of OneCare, Inc., was interviewed by Mobile World Live to learn more about OneCare’s innovative new smart watch, called... The post OneCare Founder Tom Glaser Talks to Mobile World Live About the Carewatch Health Wearable, Powe…

Sequans at Mobile World Congress Los Angeles 2019

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Senza Fili Discusses CBRS and the OnGo Commercial Launch with Sequans

On September 18, the CBRS Alliance officially announced the launch of OnGo™ commercial service in the 3.5 GHz CBRS band in the USA. As a member of the CBRS Alliance,... The post Senza Fili Discusses CBRS and the OnGo Commercial Launch with Sequans appeared first on SEQUANS.

Join Us at Pycom’s GOINVENT Workshop Series, Now Headed to USA

Calling all IoT developers… We are sponsors of Pycom’s IoT GOINVENT Workshop series that is headed to the US next week. The tour will be in New York on Monday,... The post Join Us at Pycom’s GOINVENT Workshop Series, Now Headed to USA appeared first on SEQUANS.

LTE for IoT Terms Explained in Sequans’ New Tech Dictionary

We’ve published a quick reference guide for some key LTE for IoT terms such eDRX, PSM, and Rock Bottom.  This living website dictionary highlights some key terms and will be... The post LTE for IoT Terms Explained in Sequans’ New Tech Dictionary appeared first on SEQUANS.

Sequans Adds LTE Modules Section to Website

Sequans provides a wide range of single-mode LTE modules for IoT projects of every type. All of these modules have Sequans industry-leading chips at their core — Monarch LTE Cat... The post Sequans Adds LTE Modules Section to Website appeared first on SEQUANS.
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Sequans Communications Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was Sequans Communications founded?

    Sequans Communications was founded in 2003.

  • Who are Sequans Communications key executives?

    Sequans Communications's key executives are Georges Karam, Wes Cummins and Maïlys Ferrère.

  • How many employees does Sequans Communications have?

    Sequans Communications has 238 employees.

  • What is Sequans Communications revenue?

    Latest Sequans Communications annual revenue is $48.3 m.

  • What is Sequans Communications revenue per employee?

    Latest Sequans Communications revenue per employee is $202.8 k.

  • Who are Sequans Communications competitors?

    Competitors of Sequans Communications include Celeno, Intel and Qualcomm.

  • Where is Sequans Communications headquarters?

    Sequans Communications headquarters is located at 15-55, Boulevard Charles de Gaulle, Colombes.

  • Where are Sequans Communications offices?

    Sequans Communications has offices in Colombes, Sophia-Antipolis, Bedminster Township, Burnsville and in 8 other locations.

  • How many offices does Sequans Communications have?

    Sequans Communications has 14 offices.