GLOBALFOUNDRIES, 100% owned by Mubadala with operations across the globe, is a leading full-service semiconductor design, development, fabrication and innovation company.
Incepted in 2009 through an AMD spinoff, Mubadala acquired its first Fab in Dresden, Germany and established GLOBALFOUNDRIES aiming to create world-class facilities and lead the semiconductor industry.
The company subsequently expanded with the acquisition of Singapore-based Chartered and US-based IBM Microelectronics.
Today, GLOBALFOUNDRIES operates in five manufacturing centers on three continents: Malta, East Fishkill and Burlington in the US, Dresden in Germany and Singapore.
These facilities enable GLOBALFOUNDRIES to serve a growing portfolio of more than 250 global customers, including many of the world’s largest semiconductor companies. GLOBALFOUNDRIES’ adoption of innovative technology methods puts it at the forefront of many market segments. The company has one of the largest patent portfolios in the industry, with more than 20,000 patents and applications.