Created in November 1997, MEMSCAP is a leading provider of high added value MEMS-based solutions.
The company became a publicly listed company in less than 3 years (in March 2001) with a market capitalization of 430 million Euros, one of the largest instances of value creation in the world. At its Initial Public Offering (IPO), the company had raised 101 million Euros, the second largest amount raised on the Nouveau Marché.
MEMSCAP®’s shares are now traded on the Eurolist (the main market) of NYSE Euronext.
MEMSCAP® has acquired six companies, one in Norway (2002), one in the USA (2002), three in France (2003, 2005 and 2007) and one in Israel (2003). In 2022, MEMSCAP finalized its "fablite" plan by selling its assets in North Carolina while securing a multiyear strategic agreement regarding the supply of optical MEMS chips.
MEMSCAP® delivers products and solutions to a wide range of customers in various high growth market segments with high entry barriers.
MEMSCAP® provide strong value proposition in terms of cost, miniaturization, power consumption and reliability. Its main market segments are aerospace, medical/biomedical and optical communications.
Among other, MEMSCAP® is N°1 supplier of Pressure Sensors for Air Data Computers Market Segment & N°2 supplier of Pressure Sensor for all the Aerospace Market. In optical communications, MEMSCAP® is ranked N° 1 supplier of Optical MEMS chips for VOAs in optical telecom markets (source: iSuppli, High Value MEMS Tracker H1 2010).