About us

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We partner with our customers to improve, save and protect people’s lives.

Our innovations lead developments in communications, automation, discovery, healthcare and the environment.

We offer:

  • RF Power solutions for: defense electronic countermeasures, Radar systems, Stellar satellite communications amplifiers, and missile control safety & arming devices
  • Imaging solutions, including CCD & CMOS sensors and cameras for space and earth observation imaging, machine imaging plus thermal imaging products for fire, safety and rescue.
  • Semiconductor solutions for aerospace & defense, space and industrial markets requiring: lifecycle management, hi-rel microprocessors, high-speed data converters, high-reliability ICs with lifetime continuity of supply, manufacturing, assembly and test services.

We employ approximately 1,650 people across 10 countries in Europe, America and Asia, have annual sales of £220m, and are listed on the London Stock Exchange.

As a result of our track record of innovation and technological breakthroughs, e2v continues to be involved in many high-profile programs, including:

  • US Patriot air and missile defense system
  • Airbus A380
  • Boeing 757, 767, 747, 777, and 787
  • European Space Agency Gaia mission to map our galaxy
  • Hubble space telescope upgrade project

Our success is built on our in-house technical capabilities, long-established relationships with leading industry partners, and ties to major universities, all of which ensures we can deliver the needed expertise for a diverse range of technical challenges our market demands.