American Axle & Manufacturing (AAM), headquartered in Detroit is one of the leading Tier 1 automotive suppliers worldwide in the field of powertrain - and drive systems as well as related components for light trucks, SUVs and cars. AAM was founded in 1994, by now the company has four locations in the United States and more than 30 offices in 13 countries. AAM employs 13,500 people all over the world and operates with its European headquarters and engineering center in FrankfurtRheinMain since 2005. AAM employs 35 employees in Bad Homburg and won the Bad Homburg Innovation Award in 2014.