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About ams - Mission

The ams Mission

For ams, Sensing is Life.


Our passion is in creating the sensor solutions that make devices smarter, safer, convenient and more environment-friendly. ams’ sensor solutions are at the heart of the products and technologies that define our world today – from smartphones and mobile devices to smart homes and buildings, industrial automation, medical technology, and connected vehicles. Our products drive applications requiring small form factor, low power, highest sensitivity and multi-sensor integration. We offer sensors (including optical sensors), interfaces and related software for consumer, communications, industrial, medical, and automotive markets.

About ams - Keyfacts


employees worldwide


serving more than 8,000 customers


design centers across Europe, Asia and the US


more than 14 sales offices


sales channel partners

4 focus areas

optical sensing, imaging, environmental sensing,
audio sensing

ams at a glance

ams enables its customers to develop products that are smarter, safer, convenient and more environmentally friendly.

About ams - Management


The direction and management of ams is in the hands of a management board of executives.

Stakeholders, including shareholders, are represented by a supervisory board which oversees the management board.