Profile: Alpha and Omega Semiconductor Ltd (AOSL.O)
16 Sep 2014
Alpha and Omega Semiconductor Limited (AOS), incorporated on September 27, 2000, is a designer, developer and global supplier of a range of power semiconductors. The Company’s portfolio of power semiconductors includes over 600 power discrete and power integrated circuit (power IC) products. Its portfolio of products targets end-market applications, such as notebooks, netbooks, flat panel displays, mobile phone battery packs, set-top boxes, portable media players and power supplies. Its products are incorporated into devices branded by original equipment manufacturers (OEMs), which include ASUSTeK Computers Inc., Dell Inc., Hewlett-Packard Company and Samsung Group, and into devices manufactured by original design manufacturers (ODMs) which include Compal Electronics, Inc., Hon Hai Precision Industry Co. (Ltd.), Quanta Computer Incorporated, TPV Technology Limited and Wistron Corporation.
The Company conducts its operations through its subsidiaries, including Alpha and Omega Semiconductor Incorporated (AOS (USA)), which hosts its research and development team in the United States and conducts its United States sales activities and administrative operations; Alpha and Omega Semiconductor (Shanghai) Co., Ltd. (AOS (Shanghai)), which provides manufacturing and related logistical support; Alpha and Omega Semiconductor (Taiwan) Limited (AOS (Taiwan)), which hosts a satellite design center and marketing support, and Nissi High-tech Services (Shanghai) Co. Ltd. (Nissi), which is the Company’s in-house packaging and testing facility. The Company sells its products primarily to distributors in the Asia Pacific region.
The Company competes with Advanced Power Electronics Corp., Fairchild Semiconductor International, Inc., Infineon Technologies AG, International Rectifier Corporation, Niko Semiconductor Co., Ltd., ON Semiconductor Corporation, Renesas Technology Corp., STMicroelectronics N.V., Toshiba Corporation, Vishay Intertechnology, Inc., Anpec Electronics Corporation, Global Mixed-mode Technology Inc., Monolithic Power Systems, Inc., National Semiconductor Corporation, Richtek Technology Corp., Semtech Corporation, Texas Instruments Incorporated and Volterra Semiconductor Corporation.
Alpha and Omega Semiconductor Ltd
475 Oakmead Pkwy
SUNNYVALE CA 94085