ST Micro Electronics , France

A world leader in providing the semiconductor solutions that help our customers improve quality of life for everyone, both today and in the future.Our World-Class Client Base includes market leaders across the world and in all our targeted markets.To provide its customers with an independent, secure and cost-effective manufacturing machine, ST operates a worldwide network of front-end (wafer fabrication) and back-end (assembly and test and packaging) plants and also has relationships with leading-edge foundries From state-of-the-art process development to advanced assembly and packaging technologies, from new system architectures to advanced product design. In the whole of 2011, ST spent about 24% of its revenue on R&D, including the R&D activities related to ST-Ericsson, as consolidated by ST.