This success is based on outstanding contribution, design activities, overall process excellence and performance throughout EMEA

 Poing, 22 September 2023 – EBV Elektronik, an Avnet (NASDAQ: AVT) company, and the leading specialist in EMEA semiconductor distribution, was named ‘Semiconductor Distributor of the Year 2022’ by their long-time supplier partner Vishay Intertechnology. Vishay manufactures one of the world’s largest portfolios of discrete semiconductors and passive electronic components that are essential to innovative designs in the automotive, industrial, computing, consumer, telecommunications, military, aerospace, and medical markets.

“EBV is an important and highly valued partner, and this award reflects EBV’s strong cooperation and commitment to Vishay,” said Stefan Fischer, Senior Vice President Sales & Marketing Europe, at Vishay. “EBV is a well-deserved recipient of the 2022 semiconductor award, investing in world-class design-in capability and contributing towards our overall growth during the last year. We look forward to future celebrations of growth together in the coming years.”

“We are thrilled and honoured to receive this prestigious distribution award from Vishay,” said William Caruso, President of EBV Elektronik. “This recognition underscores our commitment to excellence and our dedication to providing top-quality solutions to our customers. Vishay’s partnership has been instrumental in our success, and we look forward to continuing to deliver Vishay’s products and exceptional service to the market.”


Photo caption: Stefan Fischer (Sr. VP Sales and Marketing EMEA Vishay) and his team present the award to William Caruso (President EBV) and the EBV Elektronik team.

About EBV Elektronik
EBV Elektronik, an Avnet (NASDAQ:AVT) company, was founded in 1969 and is the leading specialist in European semiconductor distribution. EBV maintains its successful strategy of personal commitment to customers and excellent services. 240 Technical Sales Specialists provide a strong focus on a selected group of long-term manufacturing partners. 120 continuously trained Application Specialists offer extensive application know-how and design expertise. With the EBVchips Program, EBV, together with its customers, defines and develops new semiconductor products. Targeted customers in selected growth markets will be supported by the Vertical Sales Segments. Warehouse operations, complete logistics solutions and value-added services such as programming, taping & reeling and laser marking are fulfilled by Avnet Logistics, EBV’s logistical backbone and Europe’s largest service centre. EBV operates from 65 offices in 29 countries throughout EMEA (Europe – Middle East – Africa). For more information about EBV Elektronik, please visit

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