APC buys Aspen in £2.2m deal

26th July 2018
Posted By : Mick Elliott
APC buys Aspen in £2.2m deal

APC Technology Group has acquired Ruislip, London-based Aspen Electronics, which markets and sells RF and microwave components, test and measurement equipment, and repair and calibration services, for £2.2m. Key Aspen suppliers include Keysight Technologies, Guerrilla RF, RFIC, Ultra Electronics Herley, and APM technologies.

The deal augments APC’s strategy to provide comprehensive product lines and market leading expertise in RF and microwave components, hi-rel electronic components and sourcing solutions, component testing and obsolete components

Aspen Electronics complements APC’s existing RF & Microwave business, established in 2008 with the acquisition of Novacom Microwaves, whose franchised lines include: Wolfspeed, API, Amcom, Copper & Optic and Innovative Power Products.

The combined businesses bring APC’s component sales and marketing team to 30 staff and provides an enhanced product and capabilities offering to customers throughout the UK and Ireland.

Richard Hodgson (pictured), CEO APC Technology Group, commented: “We are delighted to complete the acquisition of such a premium-quality, complementary RF and microwave business. Aspen Electronics has an excellent reputation, and when combined with our well-established existing RF and microwave division, will position APC as one of the UK's leading providers of RF and microwave expertise. Our expanded product range, and the addition of RF and microwave test and measurement equipment and in-house sub-system testing will provide our customers with a value-added and enhanced RF and microwave offering from a single vendor.”


You must be logged in to comment

Write a comment

No comments




Sign up to view our publications

Sign up

Sign up to view our downloads

Sign up

embedded world 2019
26th February 2019
Germany Nuremberg
Wearable Tech Show 2019
12th March 2019
United Kingdom London
AMPER 2019
19th March 2019
Czech Republic Brno Exhibition Centre
LOPEC 2019
19th March 2019
Germany Messe Munchen
RF & Microwave 2019
20th March 2019
France Paris Expo, Porte de Versailles