Spotlight on Diodes
Diodes Incorporated (Nasdaq: DIOD), a Standard and Poor’s SmallCap 600 and Russell 3000 Index company, delivers high-quality semiconductor products to the world’s leading companies in the consumer electronics, computing, communications, industrial and automotive markets. The company has an expanded product portfolio of discrete, analog and mixed-signal products and leading-edge packaging technology. This broad range of application-specific solutions coupled with our solutions-focused sales and customer service enables Didoes to be a premier provider for high-volume, high-growth markets. For more information visit www.Diodes.com.
Diodes’ corporate headquarters and Americas’ sales office are in Plano and Milpitas, California. The Plano site includes design, marketing, and engineering centers and is one of a total of 28 sites worldwide. This global footprint, and the company’s inclusive offering of engineering, testing, manufacturing and customer services all uniquely position Diodes to leverage its diverse global supply chain and effectively serve an international customer base.
Founded in 1959, the company has transformed from a regional semiconductor trading company to a fully integrated design, manufacturing and product delivery and service company with more than 7,000 global employees. Under the leadership of current CEO, Dr. Keh-Shew Lu, and his industry-savvy management team, the company's annual revenue more than quintupled from $215 million in 2005 to an excess of $1.2 billion in 2019. The company has also consistently delivered more than 25 years of profitability.
Diodes’ strategic objective is to consistently achieve above-market profitable growth, using innovative and cost-effective packaging technology suited for high volume, high growth markets by leveraging process expertise and design excellence to deliver high quality semiconductor products. The company’s growth strategy is focused on strategic acquisitions, ground-up development of innovative and sustainable products and organic growth with the deployment of worldwide sales teams.
Building on the foundation of its core values—integrity, commitment and innovation—and advancing the mission of profitability growth to expand shareholder value, Diodes is committed to applying sustainable business practices, delivering long-term value to customers, shareholders, employees, suppliers and communities while strengthening its corporate social and environmental responsibility.
Julie Holland, vice president of corporate operations, joined Diodes in 2008, and has played an integral role in the company’s rapid growth and sustainability efforts.