Jennifer Zhao joined ams as EVP and GM for Advanced Optical Sensors Division in 2017. She served as SVP, Global Sales and Marketing at Nexperia and held multiple management positions at NXP Semiconductors and Tyco International before that. Jennifer has managed various businesses including System Management, Logic and Microcontrollers and worked with leading OEM’s worldwide in Mobile and Consumer, Automotive and Industrial segments. Currently Jennifer manages a global team with R&D, Operations, Marketing and Application resources in US, Europe, Greater China and South East Asia.
ams is a global leader in the design and manufacture of advanced sensor solutions. Our mission is to shape the world with sensor solutions by providing a seamless interface between humans and technology. ams’ high-performance sensor solutions drive applications requiring small form factor, low power, highest sensitivity and multi-sensor integration. Products include sensor solutions, sensor ICs, interfaces and related software for consumer, communications, industrial, medical, and automotive markets. With headquarters in Austria, ams employs about 9,000 people globally and serves more than 8,000 customers worldwide.
Leading manufacturers around the globe rely on ams’ sensing know-how for advanced systems design. For ams, “Sensing is Life” and our passion is in creating the sensor solutions that make devices smarter, safer, convenient and more environment-friendly. ams’ sensor solutions are at the heart of the products and technologies that define our world today –from smartphones and mobile devices to smart homes and buildings, industrial automation, medical technology, and connected vehicles. Our products drive applications requiring small form factor, low power, highest sensitivity and multi-sensor integration. We offer sensors (including optical sensors), interfaces and related software for consumer, communications, industrial, medical, and automotive markets.