NXP Semiconductors NV

NXP Semiconductors NV

NXP Semiconductors NV

Overview
Date Founded

2006

Headquarters

High Tech Campus 60, Eindhoven, 5656 AG, NLD

Type of Company

Public

Employees (Worldwide)

30.1K

Industries

Semiconductors
Other Business & Consulting Services
Industrial Machinery & Manufacturing
Automobiles

Company Description

NXP Semiconductors N.V. (NASDAQ: NXPI) provides High Performance Mixed Signal and Standard Product solutions that leverage its leading RF, Analog, Power Management, Interface, Security and Digital Processing expertise. These innovations are used in a wide range of automotive, identification, wireless infrastructure, lighting, industrial, mobile, consumer and computing applications. A global semiconductor company with operations in more than 25 countries, NXP posted unaudited revenue of $4.36 billion in 2012

Executives & Employees

Chief Executive Officer

President

Executive Vice President & Chief Financial Officer

Executive Vice President & General Counsel

Executive Vice President & Chief Human Resources Officer

Senior Vice President & General Manager, Radio Frequency Business

Senior Vice President & General Manager, Digital Networking Business

Executive Vice President & General Manager, Operations

Executive Vice President Sales & Marketing

Executive Vice President, Sales & Marketing

Board of Directors

Senior Pro-Chancellor at Loughborough University - UK

Head-KKR EMEA at KKR & Co., Inc.

President & Chief Executive Officer at Siemens AG

Chief Executive Officer at NXP Semiconductors NV

President at Hillspire LLC

Founder at Glen Capital Partners LLC

Non-Executive Director & Chairman of the Board's Nominating & Compensation Committee at NXP Semiconductors NV

NXP Semiconductors NV

Former Chief Financial Officer at McKesson Europe AG

Managing Director at Bain Capital Partners LLC

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Pentwater Capital Management seeks to provide clients with consistently superior risk-adjusted rates of return through implementing event-driven strategies. Their investment strategies generally focus on an event or a catalyst that will move an equity price, an equity spread, a credit spread, or an implied volatility spread. Their investment strategies may include: merger arbitrage, catalyst-driven credit investing, special situation investing and distressed investing. Catalyst events may include mergers, acquisitions, spin-offs, carve-outs, tender offers, split-off exchange offers, share class spreads, re-organizations and corporate distress. Pentwater seeks to trade in all forms of the capital structure of companies involved in catalysts and events and to create the best risk/reward trade possible within the corporate capital structure. Pentwater attempt to limit risk through diversification and hedging. The firm may choose to take control positions in an attempt to create their own catalyst or event. In managing the fund's portfolio, Pentwater relies on fundamental analysis supplemented by quantitative analytics and portfolio management techniques. They take both long and short positions for their clients in a broad range of public and private debt securities, equity securities, options, derivatives and credit derivatives (including credit default swaps), trade claims, bank debt participations and other instruments. Pentwater invests within and outside of the US, as well as in issuers in various stages of financial distress.

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Elliott Management Corp. Elliott employs a multi-strategy trading approach that encompasses a broad range of strategies, including, without limitation, performing debt, distressed securities, hedge/arbitrage positions (including event arbitrage, related securities arbitrage, convertible arbitrage, commodities trading, and fixed income arbitrage trading), equity-oriented positions, basis trading, portfolio volatility protection positions, and real-estate related positions. The firm generally trades or invests in a wide variety of financial instruments, including, without limitation, stocks, bonds, swaps, options, futures, forwards, swaptions, private equity, and structured credit products, including MBS, ABS, CDOs and correlation products. Their trading mandates are extremely broad, and encompass virtually every type of asset, investment interest, security or property (real or personal) which can be traded or purchased. Elliott Management Corp. is an activist firm and is included in the SharkWatch50 as one the 50 most prominent activist investors.

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Third Point employs an event-driven, value-oriented strategy that spans a broad range of industries, geographies and asset classes. The firm identifies opportunities using a combination of top-down asset allocation decisions and a bottom-up, value-oriented approach to single security analysis. They make investments globally, in both developed and emerging markets, in all sectors, and in equity, credit, commodity, currency, options and other instruments. Third point prefers event-driven situations, in which they believe that a catalyst, either intrinsic or extrinsic, will unlock value or alter conditions through which the greater market values a particular investment.Third Point invests in publicly-traded and privately placed debt and equity securities in the following strategies: Long or Short Special Situation and Value Equities; Long or Short High-Yield Corporate Credit; Long or Short Distressed Corporate Credit; Long or Short ABS; Risk Arbitrage; Long or Short Physical and Exchange-Traded Commodities; and Long or Short Currencies or Government Debt. They may also engage in various transactions in foreign securities; credit default swaps; futures and swaps; venture capital, private equity and direct real estate investments; and securities options strategies.Third Point is an activist firm and is included in the SharkWatch50 as one the 50 most prominent activist investors.

Recent Transactions
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Shanghai Pudong Science & Technology Investment Co. Ltd. purchases Advanced Semiconductor Manufacturing Corp. Ltd. from NXP Semiconductors NV

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NXP Semiconductors NV /Standard Products Bus/ /Private Group purchases NXP Semiconductors NV /Standard Products Business from NXP Semiconductors NV

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NXP Semiconductors NV issued Common Stock

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Advisors & Consultants
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Coordinating Partner at Sullivan & Cromwell LLP

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Managing Director at The Public Sector Pension Investment Board

Clients

Amazon.com, Inc. engages in the provision of online retail shopping services. It operates through the following segments: North America, International, and Amazon Web Services (AWS). The North America segment includes retail sales of consumer products and subscriptions through North America-focused websites such as www.amazon.com and www.amazon.ca. The International segment offers retail sales of consumer products and subscriptions through internationally-focused websites. The Amazon Web Services segment involves in the global sales of compute, storage, database, and AWS service offerings for start-ups, enterprises, government agencies, and academic institutions. The company was founded by Jeffrey P. Bezos in July 1994 and is headquartered in Seattle, WA.

At Cisco (NASDAQ: CSCO) customers come first and an integral part of our DNA is creating long-lasting customer partnerships and working with them to identify their needs and provide solutions that support their success. The concept of solutions being driven to address specific customer challenges has been with Cisco since its inception. Husband and wife Len Bosack and Sandy Lerner, both working for Stanford University, wanted to email each other from their respective offices located in different buildings but were unable to due to technological shortcomings. A technology had to be invented to deal with disparate local area protocols; and as a result of solving their challenge - the multi-protocol router was born. Since then Cisco has shaped the future of the Internet by creating unprecedented value and opportunity for our customers, employees, investors and ecosystem partners and has become the worldwide leader in networking - transforming how people connect, communicate and collaborate. Please view Cisco's Corporate Overview Presentation for more information. Quick Facts Founded in 1984 NASDAQ: CSCO Q4 FY'12 Revenue: $11.7 billion Q4 FY'12 Employee Count: 66,639

Hyundai Motor Co., Ltd. engages in the manufacture and distribution of motor vehicles and parts. It operates through the following business areas: Vehicle, Financial and Others. The Vehicle division offers motor vehicles. The Financial division provides financing, leasing and credit cards. The Other division includes manufacture of railways. The company was founded on December 29, 1967 and is headquartered in Seoul, South Korea.

Key Stats and Financials As of 2017
Market Capitalization
$28.6B
Total Enterprise Value
$43.7B
Earnings Per Share
$6.54
Revenue
$9.26B
Enterprise Value Sales
4.72x
TEVNet Income
19.73x
Total Debt
$6.56B
Total Equity
$13.7B
Net Profit
$2.22B
EBITDAMargin
29.18%
Enterprise Value EBITDAOperating
16.18x
EBITDA
$2.7B
Debt TEV
0.15x
Three Year Compounded Annual Growth Rate Of Revenue
24.84%
Five Year Compounded Annual Growth Rate Of Revenue
19.9%
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MMB Research, Inc. provides hardware and software platforms services. Its products include zigbee module and USB stick, firmware library, rapidconnect desktop, and development kits. The firm also offers services such as DIY with a rapidconnect development kit, contracted development, and supported services. The company was founded in 2008 by Mark Borins and Alireza Motamed and is headquartered in Ontario, Canada.

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Cohda Wireless Pty Ltd. provides wireless mobile broadband solutions. It offers hardware, SDK, V2X-Stack and CAV application solutions. The firm offers digital signal processor technology, compatible with Wi-Fi and WiMAX standards for mobile broadband wireless communications. The company was founded by Paul Dean Alexander, Alexander James Grant and Lars Rasmussen in 2004 and is headquartered in Wayville, Australia.

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Senseg Oy provides tactile interface technology solutions for electronic devices. Its solution uses electrically generated force fields to mimics the feel of physical textures, edges, and contours on touch screens. The company was founded by Ville Topias Mäkinen in June 2006 and is headquartered in Espoo, Finland.

Investors
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Lexington Partners makes secondary, equity co-investments and fund investments

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Stockwell Capital makes late-stage and growth capital investments across all industries. They focus on investments in the Americas and Europe. Investments range from $2 million to $30 million. Stockwell typically co-invests invests alongside lead sponsors. Investments take the form of common stock, preferred stock with an equity component or debt with an equity component

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Ardian is an active manager which focuses exclusively on investing in unlisted companies and managing assets on behalf of third parties, aiming to provide long-term returns.The firm invests in buyouts of profitable high-potential companies valued between EUR 100 million and EUR 2 billion, generally taking a controlling interest, aiming to increase their growth and earnings in new markets.Ardian seeks to take controlling interests in small-cap buyouts in France, Germany and Italy, partnering with the investee company to add value and boost growth. They provide expansion capital by investing via minority interests in mature, profitable companies.Their Venture Capital team raises funds and consults innovative high-potential companies in the high-tech life sciences sector, making minority interest investments of EUR 2-5 million after receiving approval from the investment committee.They co-invest in buyout transactions involving companies valued at over EUR 500 million. The investment team constructs a diversified portfolio by sector, country, volume and type of transaction, taking minority interests in major LBOs in Europe and the US.For fund of funds, the firm performs in-house research, including track record, organization, employees and a review of individual assets in the portfolios, aiming to optimize investment in the best North American, European and Asian private equity funds.Ardian makes direct mezzanine investment in Europe as lead, co-investment and minority investor, partnering with other mezzanine funds to promote co-investment deals and increase the regional diversification of their portfolios.Their infrastructure team makes long-term investments of up to EUR 150 million in the transport, energy, water distribution and waste treatment sectors in European companies whose activity generates stable, foreseeable cash-flows.

Suppliers
Cohu, Inc. Semiconductors | Poway, CA

Cohu, Inc. engages in the manufacture and marketing of semiconductor test and inspection handlers. Its products include pick-and-place and thermal subsystems, gravitity, test-in-strip and mems, turret and vision solutions, and contractors. The company was founded in 1972 and is headquartered in Poway, CA.

CEVA, Inc. Semiconductors | Mountain View, CA

CEVA, Inc. engages in the provision of signal processing internet protocol. It operates through the following geographical segments: United States, Europe and Middle East, and Asia Pacific. Its products include digital signal processing cores, connectivity platforms, and development environment. The company was founded on November 22, 1999 and is headquartered in Mountain View, CA.

Rambus, Inc. Semiconductors | SUNNYVALE , CA

Rambus, Inc. engages in the provision of cutting-edge semiconductor and Internet Protocol products, spanning memory and interfaces to security, smart sensors, and lighting. It operates through the following segments: Memory and Interfaces Division (MID), Cryptography Research (CRD), Emerging Solutions Division (ESD), and Lighting and Display Technologies (LDT). The MID segment focuses on mobile memory, server-based memory, serial link designs, and custom solutions. The CRD segment comprises of chip and system security, anti-counterfeiting, smart ticketing, and mobile payments. The ESD segment includes computational sensing and imaging group in the area of emerging technologies. The LDT segment covers the design, development, and licensing of technologies for lighting. The company was founded by P. Michael Farmwald and Mark A. Horowitz in March 1990 and is headquartered in Sunnyvale, CA.

Competitors
Texas Instruments Incorporated Computer Software - Dallas, Texas

Texas Instruments Inc. engages in the design and manufacture semiconductor solutions for analog and digital embedded and application processing. It operates through the following business segments: Analog & Embedded Processing. The Analog segment semiconductors change real-world signals such as sound, temperature, pressure or images, by conditioning them, amplifying them and often converting them to a stream of digital data that can be processed by other semiconductors, such as embedded processors. Embedded processing segment designed to handle specific tasks and can be optimized for various combinations of performance, power and cost, depending on the application. The company was founded by Cecil H. Green, Patrick Eugene Haggerty, John Erik Jonsson and Eugene McDermott in 1930 and is headquartered in Dallas, TX.

Analog Devices, Inc. Semiconductors - Norwood, MA

Analog Devices, Inc. (NASDAQ: ADI) defines innovation and excellence in signal processing. ADI's analog, mixed-signal, and digital signal processing (DSP) integrated circuits (IC) play a fundamental role in converting, conditioning, and processing real-world phenomena such as light, sound, temperature, motion, and pressure into electrical signals to be used in a wide array of electronic equipment. But that doesn't begin to capture the essence of what Analog Devices does for our customers, and ultimately for the end user.

Intel Corp. Semiconductors - Santa Clara, CA

Intel Corporation is an American multinational semiconductor chip maker corporation headquartered in Santa Clara, California. Intel is the world's largest and highest valued semiconductor chip maker, based on revenue. It is the inventor of the x86 series of microprocessors, the processors found in most personal computers. Intel Corporation, founded on July 18, 1968, is a portmanteau of Integrated Electronics (the fact that "intel" is the term for intelligence information was also quite suitable). Intel also makes motherboard chipsets, network interface controllers and integrated circuits, flash memory, graphic chips, embedded processors and other devices related to communications and computing. Founded by semiconductor pioneers Robert Noyce and Gordon Moore and widely associated with the executive leadership and vision of Andrew Grove, Intel combines advanced chip design capability with a leading-edge manufacturing capability. Though Intel was originally known primarily to engineers and technologists, its "Intel Inside" advertising campaign of the 1990s made it and its Pentium processor household names.