Infineon invests two billion euros in new factory

Infineon invests two billion euros in new factory

Munich Excavators will soon be rolling again at Infineon: Germany’s largest chip manufacturer will build a new factory in Kulim in Malaysia for two billion euros. The Dax group announced this on Thursday. With the plant, the Munich-based company wants to achieve additional annual sales of two billion euros in the future. So-called compound semiconductors … Read more

Constanze Hufenbecher is driving the renovation of Infineon forward

Constanze Hufenbecher The business economist has been responsible for the digital transformation at the chip manufacturer Infineon since April. She is the first woman on the board of the Munich company. (Photo: Infineon) Augsburg The December morning is cloudy and wet and cold. In the early morning, Constanze Hufenbecher set out for Bavaria from her … Read more

Infineon drives returns with complete software solutions

Infineon The Dax group offers more and more software for its chips. (Photo: dpa) Munich The chip manufacturer Infineon is investing heavily in software. The number of software developers has doubled in the past two years to 1700, says digital boss Constanze Hufenbecher the Handelsblatt. “Software is becoming more and more important for Infineon. It’s … Read more

Jochen Hanebeck will be the new head of Infineon

Jochen Hanebeck Hanebeck was previously the Chief Manufacturing Officer at Infineon. Neubiberg The chip manufacturer Infineon is bringing forward the planned change of boss: In April, the previous production director, Jochen Hanebeck, will become the new CEO. The Dax group announced this Thursday. Incumbent Reinhard Ploss is leaving nine months earlier than previously announced. “Jochen … Read more

The comeback of Cem Özdemir – Handelsblatt Morning Briefing

From a political point of view, Cem Özdemir has a few advantages for a new cabinet line-up. In the federal elections, the Green won a direct mandate with an impressive 40 percent in Stuttgart; secondly, he has the strong Baden-Württemberg state association behind him and also has a migration background. In the difficult political equilibrium … Read more

The guesswork of the chip company’s next factory

Infineon chip production The chip company has just opened its new plant in Villach. With a construction time for a factory of three years, the group has to start thinking about the next location. (Foto: Bloomberg) Munich Infineon has just opened its most modern factory, so the question arises: When will the excavators at Europe’s largest … Read more