NXP Semiconductors

NXP Semiconductors - Dutch semiconductor manufacturer. 

NXP Semiconductors (pronounced en-ex-pi ', a portmanteau. Next eXPerience) - an independent company founded by Philips, provider of semiconductor components headquartered in Eindhoven, The Netherlands. The company has 30,000 employees working in more than 30 countries. Annual revenue in 2012 was about 4.4 billion U.S. dollars. 

The company was formed September 29, 2006, when Koninklijke Philips Electronics NV sold 80.1% stake in its former semiconductor division to a consortium of private investors, which included Kohlberg Kravis Roberts & Co. (KKR), Bain Capital, Silver Lake Partners, Apax and AlpInvest Partners NV Philips retained for a 19.9% stake. 

At the time the company was founded in 2006, was composed of five business units: Consumer Electronics (Consumer), automotive electronics (Automotive), identification systems (Identification), mobile and personal devices (Mobile and Personal) and components of general application (MultiMarket Semiconductors ). 

NXP Semiconductors N.V. (Nasdaq: NXPI) delivers solutions based on high-performance Mixed Signal (High Performance Mixed Signal) and standard semiconductor components.