In the growth market of sensor systems, First Sensor develops and produces customer-specific solutions for the ever-increasing number of applications in the industrial, medical, and mobility target markets. Based on innovative technology platforms, we develop products such as chips, components, sensors, and entire sensor systems. These products give our customers a real competitive edge.
With 3 Business Units and two Competence First Sensor AG increased sales by 11.1 % to €137.7 million in the 2015 fiscal year.
The success of First Sensor is thanks to the dedicated commitment and skills of our staff totaling over 850 employees. They enable us to implement our growth strategy. 93 % of our staff works in Germany.
The share of women at First Sensor is almost as high as that of the men at 36.1 %. As a technological company, we are especially proud of this.
Research and development is highly crucial for the future performance of technological companies. First Sensor therefore invested 7,8 million Euros in this area last year.
As a manufacturer of sensors and sensor systems that are "Made in Germany", First Sensor is already well represented on 33 markets worldwide. In the future, the targeted expansion of our international presence will increase our proximity to our customers, for example in North America and China, thereby securing additional sales potential.