About ams OSRAM


A global leader in optical solutions

ams OSRAM is a global leader in optical solutions. We offer a unique product and technology portfolio for sensing, illumination and visualization: from prime-quality light emitters and optical components to micro-modules, light sensors, ICs and related software.

Designing pioneering optical solutions that inspire our customers is what we do best. We are known for our imagination and deep engineering expertise. As trusted partner serving the entire value chain of optical solutions, we enable our customers in the consumer, automotive, industrial and healthcare sectors maintain their competitive edge. We add intelligence to light and passion to innovation to enrich people’s lives.

Sensing is life

In an increasingly connected world, sensing plays a crucial role in closing the gap between the physical and the digital, enabling people and machines to comprehend and interact with the world. Through using the full spectrum of light and combining sensors, software and emitters, we bring the information that our environment holds to light by capturing, analyzing and visualizing it.

Our unique expertise in emitting, directing, sensing and processing light, paired with our deep system and application understanding, makes us the partner of choice for many industries. Inspired by anticipating tomorrow’s world, we take bold investments in R&D and M&A to enable the innovative solutions our customers seek.

We have been improving life with light for more than 110 years. And we keep imagining radical new applications that make life better for everyone – from making journeys safer to medical diagnosis more effective and daily moments a richer experience. Because for us, Sensing is life.


ams OSRAM - at a glance

Our team of around 22,000 employees worldwide focus on innovation across sensing, illumination and visualization technology to enable key trends such as digitization, AR/VR, advanced biometrics in smartphones and wearables, , automotive mobility, energy efficiency, the metaverse, Industry 4.0/5.0, digital health, vertical farming.

Our work creates technology for breakthrough applications in the automotive, consumer, industrial and medical markets, which is reflected in over 15,000 patents granted and applied. We continually invest in our leading semiconductor expertise and world-class manufacturing network to live up to our reputation of reliably bringing top quality to the world at scale. Headquartered in Premstaetten/Graz (Austria) with a co-headquarter in Munich (Germany), the ams OSRAM group recorded full year group revenues of EUR 4,819 million in 2022.

Our Management Board and Supervisory Board

The Management Board of ams OSRAM provides strategic direction to the employees worldwide. It comprises four members. Our stakeholders, including shareholders, are represented by the Supervisory Board which oversees the management board.

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Our vision, mission & history

Vision & Mission

Our vision is to create the uncontested leader in optical solutions through bold investments in disruptive innovation and continuous transformation delivering best-in-class profitability and growth.