This report is a tool dedicated to help decision makers evaluate MEMS companies’
corporate value and growth strategies.
Supported by Yole’s powerful MEMS industry analysis, this report presents
key metrics that are used to evaluate corporate financial performance and valuation.
It contains the “must have” data you need to make your corporate
strategy decision with a value creation perspective.
This Report includes:
- the analysis of MEMS industry corporate performance with market, technology
and financial perspectives;
- 2 complete databases of MEMS companies’ financial transactions (fundraising
- a benchmark of MEMS companies multiple value and financial performance ratios
by business model.
Designed as a tool to support both MEMS companies and investors in their decision
making process with the relevant key indicators, this report will help determine:
- Where to invest in the MEMS area
- What is the best business model to adopt
- How to benchmark a MEMS company
- How to optimize MEMS company value
The current economic crisis is obviously impacting the MEMS industry. But,
despite the current challenges in the market, several market segments are well-positioned
for high growth in the coming years as the MEMS industry enters the mainstream
semiconductor market. Companies founded in early 2000 have entered the top 30
MEMS manufacturers along side the larger semiconductor players. If the first
focus was the miniaturization of printers and selected sensors, the MEMS industry
provides now a broad range of new products and applications in the defense,
automotive, industrial, communication and consumer markets.
The MEMS industry contains several high-growth opportunities for financial
and strategic investors. Our analysis shows that in the past 3 years, more than
35 strategic investments have been done through acquisitions. In the same period,
VC’s have invested more than $800M in the industry
The economic cycle will impact the financial transaction market. Opportunities
will arise rapidly for MEMS companies as investors seek to solidify positions
necessary for future growth. Execution of corporate strategy will require additional
So, now is the time for most of the MEMS companies to adapt their growth strategy
in leveraging their value with the help of Yole Développement’s
This report provides MEMS companies with key data to conduct their own benchmarking
and first assessment of their company’s value. Companies and investors
will also have a clear picture of what happened in the MEMS area with a detailed
database of more than 400 financial transactions since 1998.