Established in 2000, AppliedSensor designs, manufactures and markets chemical gas sensors for appliance, automotive, building, consumer and industrial applications. The company is a leading supplier of safety, energy efficiency and comfort solutions that for example can be used to detect odors in homes or to make whole buildings more energy efficient. AppliedSensor’s headquarters are located in Reutlingen, Germany, with further locations in Linköping, Sweden, and Warren, NJ, USA.
AppliedSensor’s largest shareholder is Verdane Capital VI, a Nordic private equity fund, that first invested in the company in 2008. Since investment, the company’s revenues have close to doubled and EBITDA has turned positive. ams is a worldwide leader in high performance sensor and analogue solutions. ams’ products offer extreme precision, sensitivity, and ultra-low power consumption for applications in the consumer, mobile communications, industrial, medical, and automotive markets.