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A message from the president

A message from David Woodward
(President of Sharp Devices Europe)

At Sharp Devices Europe (SDE), we help engineers to rapidly implement high-performance solutions for their development projects. Our customers benefit from both economies of scale and the flexibility of customized solutions created right here in Europe. Leveraging groundbreaking global Sharp research and applying it to your vertical is what makes SDE unique.

As a subsidiary of the Sharp Corporation of Japan, Sharp Devices Europe maintains its headquarters in Munich and administrative office in Hamburg, Germany. In our Engineering Competence Center in Munich, we create custom solutions for the local markets of our clients. Businesses look to SDE for advanced technologies, lower power consumption, and components that deliver outstanding performance in compact dimensions. Their needs are met by our business units — Automotive, Mobility & Media and Infrastructure.

With around 2000 items in our product portfolio, we supply a broad range of high-performance electronic components. They include everything from cutting edge TFTs and LED chips to imaging sensors, lasers, and optoelectronic devices. SDE delivers products that are specially tailored for the mobile communications, manufacturing, and automotive industries, to name a few. Our mission is to assist you every step of the way from initial concept through to successful production.

Global R&D, local design-in. A broad array of products, in-depth support. Low power, high performance. Big technologies, small packages. Sharp Devices Europe maintains this perfect balance — to supply electronics that put you ahead. Partner with us, and let’s lead the technology race together.

David Woodward

President, Sharp Devices Europe GmbH