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CEO

Reinhard Ploss

CEO Approval Rating

84/100

Founded:

1999

Status:

PublicIndependent CompanyFRAIFX

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ON Semiconductor is perceived as one of Infineon's biggest rivals. ON Semiconductor is headquartered in Phoenix, Arizona, and was founded in 1999. Like Infineon, ON Semiconductor also operates in the Semiconductors & Semiconductor Equipment industry. ON Semiconductor generates 45% the revenue of Infineon.

NXP is one of Infineon's top competitors. NXP is a Public company that was founded in 2006 in Eindhoven, Noord-Brabant. Like Infineon, NXP also operates in the Semiconductors & Semiconductor Equipment field. Compared to Infineon, NXP has 18,058 fewer employees.

STMicroelectronics has been one of Infineon's top competitors. STMicroelectronics was founded in 1987 in Plan-les-Ouates, Geneva. Like Infineon, STMicroelectronics also works within the Semiconductors & Semiconductor Equipment field. STMicroelectronics generates $1.1B less revenue than Infineon.

Infineon Quarterly and Annual Revenue

Trailing 12-Months Trend (TTM)

Annual Revenue

$12.1B

Infineon's revenue is the ranked 5th among it's top 10 competitors. The top 10 competitors average 9.1B. Over the last three quarters, Infineon's revenue has decreased by 2.2%. Specifically, in Q1 2021's revenue was $3.2B; in Q4 2020, it was $3.2B; in Q3 2020, it was $3.2B.

Infineon Acquisitions

COMPANY ACQUIRED
ACQUISITION DATE
AMOUNT
DESCRIPTION
Cypress Semiconductor Corp.

Jun 2019

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$10.1B
Cypress designs, manufactures and distributes semiconductor products including NOR flash memories and microcontrollers to the industrial sector.
Siltectra GmbH

Nov 2018

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$140.5M
Siltectra develops a wafer-thinning procedure for splitting crystalline materials and silicon carbide wafers.
Merus Audio AS

Feb 2018

Source »
undisclosed
Merus Audio is a supplier of sounding amplifiers and IC solutions.
Innoluce B.V.

Oct 2016

Source »
undisclosed
Innoluce develops, manufactures and sells laser scanning modules to steer laser beams in miniature scanning applications.
Wolfspeed, Inc.

Jul 2016

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$850M
Wolfspeed provides silicon carbide substrate technology that includes power, Radio Frequency and gemstone applications for various industries.

These are all the companies that Infineon has acquired. Infineon has acquired 6 companies and its latest acquisition was Cypress Semiconductor Corp. in Jun 2019. Cypress designs, manufactures and distributes semiconductor products including NOR flash memories and microcontrollers to the industrial sector.

Infineon Funding History

Since Infineon was founded in 1999, it has participated in 3 rounds of funding. In total Infineon has raised $2.5B. Infineon's last funding round was on Apr 2021 for a total of $1.3B

ROUND

FUNDING DATE

AMOUNT

INVESTORS

Private Placement
Apr 2021
$1.3B
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Private Placement
May 2020
$1.2B
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IPO
Mar 2000
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Since Infineon was founded in 1999, it has participated in 3 rounds of funding. In total Infineon has raised $2.5B. Infineon's last funding round was on Apr 2021 for a total of $1.3B

Infineon Investments

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Metawave offers wireless communications and radar sensing solutions for autonomous vehicles and network infrastructures.
$10M
May 14, 2018
Seed
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XMOS designs and develops multi-core micro controllers and voice processors for robotics, IoT and automotive applications.
$15M
Sep 06, 2017
Series E
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TTTech develops and markets networking, safety control and electronic systems for IoT and autonomous driving applications.
$54.7M
Mar 24, 2015
Equity
-

These are all the companies that Infineon has invested in. Infineon has invested 3 companies and its latest investment was Metawave in May 14,. Metawave offers wireless communications and radar sensing solutions for autonomous vehicles and network infrastructures.

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Infineon Headquarters

Am Campeon 1-15

Neubiberg, Mecklenburg-Vorpommern85579

49-89-234-23888

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Infineon Summary

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Infineon Technologies AG (ETR: IFX) manufactures semiconductor, microcontrollers, light-emitting diode drivers, sensors and power management integrated circuits. Founded in 1999 and headquartered in Neubiberg, Germany with 29,807 employees, it designs...

CEO

Infineon's CEO, Reinhard Ploss, currently has an approval rating of 84%. Infineon's primary competitors are ON Semiconductor, NXP & STMicroelectronics.

Frequently Asked Questions about Infineon

  1. When was Infineon founded?

    Infineon was founded in 1999
  2. Who is Infineon's CEO?

    Infineon's CEO is Reinhard Ploss
  3. How much revenue does Infineon generate?

    Infineon generates $12.1B in revenue
  4. How much funding does Infineon have?

    Infineon has historically raised $2.5B in funding
  5. Where is Infineon's headquarters?

    Infineon's headquarters is in Neubiberg Mecklenburg-Vorpommern, DE
  1. How many employees does Infineon have?

    Infineon has 47,058 employees
  2. What sector does Infineon operate in?

    Infineon is in Semiconductors & Semiconductor Equipment
  3. Who are Infineon's competitors?

    Infineon's top competitors are ON Semiconductor, NXP, STMicroelectronics
  4. Who has Infineon invested in?

    Infineon's has invested in companies such as Metawave, XMOS, TTTech