Where is Applied Materials Corporate office Headquarters
Applied Materials Headquarters Address and Contact
Applied Materials Headquarters Location & Directions
Applied Materials Headquarters Executive Team
Gary E. Dickerson
President, CEO & Executive Director
Daniel J. Durn
Senior VP & CFO
Senior Vice President of Engineering, Operations & Quality
Senior VP & CTO
About Applied Materials, History and Headquarters Information
Applied Materials supplies software to manufacture IC – Integrated Circuit Chips. It also provides software to develop electronic chips for flat panel displays, smartphones, televisions, computers. The company also supplies equipment for packaging flexible electronics. The headquarters of the company is located in Santa Clara California. There are around 21, 000 employees working with the company. The annual revenue of the company is estimated to be 17 billion US dollars. It was founded by Michael A McNeilly in 1967.
In 1984, applied materials was the first US company to manufacture semiconductor equipment. It opened technology centres in Japan and China. This helped in technology transfer towards US.
In 1996, it acquired Opal technologies and Orbot instruments. Both were Israel companies. Orbot manufactured systems to inspect silicon pattern and Opal developed high speed metrology systems. Later in 2008, it acquired Baccini an Italian company that designed and manufactured solar cells.