|Company name||Freescale Semiconductor, Inc.|
|Company type||Public (NYSE - FSL)|
|Slogan||Making the world a smarter place|
|Founded||Spin-off from Motorola in 2004|
|Key people||Richard Beyer, CEO|
Alan Campbell, CFO
Henri Richard, CSMO
Ken Hansen, CTO
Tom Deitrich, Senior VP and GM, Cellular Products and RF, Analog & Sensor
Lisa T. Su, Ph. D., Senior VP and GM, Networking and Multimedia
Reza Kazerounian, Ph. D., Senior VP and GM, Microcontroller Solutions
|Revenue||(+)$4.46 billion USD (2010))|
|Operating income||(+)$1.218 billion USD (2009)|
|Net income||(+)$1.15 billion USD (2010)|
Freescale Semiconductor, Inc. is one of major producers and designers of embedded hardware, with 17 billion semiconductor chips in use around the world. The company focuses on the automotive, consumer, industrial and networking markets with its product portfolio including microprocessors, microcontrollers, digital signal processors, digital signal controllers, sensors, RF power ICs and power management ICs. The company also holds an extensive patent portfolio, including approximately 6,100 patent families. In addition, the company offers software and development tools to enable complete solutions and to support product development.
The company is headquartered in Austin, Texas with design, research and development, manufacturing and sales operations in more than 20 countries.
Freescale is among the Worldwide Top 20 Semiconductor Sales Leaders.