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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 Ratings3.7

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Employees (est.) (Dec 2018)227(-4%)
Revenue (FY, 2017)$48.3 M(+6%)
Share Price (Jan 2021)$7.3 (-5%)
Cybersecurity ratingDMore

Key People/Management at Sequans Communications

Georges Karam

Georges Karam

President and Chief Executive Officer, Chairman
Wes Cummins

Wes Cummins

Director
Deborah Choate

Deborah Choate

Chief Financial Officer
Maïlys Ferrère

Maïlys Ferrère

Director
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
Ramat Gan, IL
Ahaliav St 10, Ramat Gan
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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.
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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 (15-Jan-2021)

219.8m

Closing stock price (15-Jan-2021)

7.3

Cash (31-Dec-2017)

2.9m

EV

241.3m
Sequans Communications's current market capitalization is $219.8 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)
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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 Cybersecurity Score

Cybersecurity ratingPremium dataset

D

66/100

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Sequans Communications Online and Social Media Presence

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Sequans Communications Blogs

Georges Karam talks about 5G with James Brehm & Associates

In a new podcast interview, Sequans CEO Georges Karam speaks with Carl Ford of James Brehm & Associates about 5G for IoT and how Sequans is accelerating this market. Sequans... The post Georges Karam talks about 5G with James Brehm & Associates appeared first on SEQUANS.

Utilities Companies Adopt Cost-Effective 5G and 4G IoT Connectivity For Smart Meters

To connect their smart meters, utilities companies are moving away from what they’ve traditionally used—mesh technology such as Wi-SUN® with distributed access points—toward 3GPP standardized 4G and 5G cellular. This... The post Utilities Companies Adopt Cost-Effective 5G and 4G IoT Connectivity For…

Sequans IoT Newsletter — Summer 2020

The post Sequans IoT Newsletter — Summer 2020 appeared first on SEQUANS.

ABI Insight Report: Sequans, Microchip and NXP Smooth Developers’ Pathway to Massive Connectivity

In this report by Jamie Moss of ABI Research, the strategy behind Sequans’ establishment of partnerships with leading MCU providers, NXP and Microchip, is analyzed.  Sequans and its MCU partners... The post ABI Insight Report: Sequans, Microchip and NXP Smooth Developers’ Pathway to Massive Connecti…

Monarch Go Questions and Answers

We’ve developed a Q&A to answer all your questions about Monarch Go, our newest LTE-M/NB-IoT connectivity solution that  makes it easy for anyone, whether experienced in cellular technology or not,... The post Monarch Go Questions and Answers appeared first on SEQUANS.

Monarch Go Wins IoT Innovations 2020 Award from Connected World

Each year, the industry’s most transformative IoT products and technologies are recognized by Connected World Magazine, and this year they have recognized Sequans’ Monarch Go. Monarch Go is an entirely... The post Monarch Go Wins IoT Innovations 2020 Award from Connected World appeared first on SEQU…
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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 Deborah Choate.

  • How many employees does Sequans Communications have?

    Sequans Communications has 227 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 $212.6 k.

  • Who are Sequans Communications competitors?

    Competitors of Sequans Communications include Hisilicon, Soitec and Sigma Designs.

  • 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.