FCT, the leading German, D-type connector manufacturer, has set up a sales operation in the UK and appointed Tony Monaghan as its UK sales manager. Based in Redbourne, Hertfordshire, and reporting directly to the FCT headquarters in Munich, Tony Monaghan worked for 14 years as a major account manager at Quadrant prior to joining FCT and is convinced that this new venture will be of benefit to FCT, its UK distribution network and end-user customers saying: “I see it my task to provide local sales and technical support to our UK distribution network of Quadrant, Aerco and Foremost Electronics while establishing closer links with major UK customers. My prime task is to explore the many opportunities that exist for FCT products in the UK and increase our market share.”
has its headquarters in Munich, has an annual turnover of €43 million and also has operations in Germany, the Czech Republic, the USA and Thailand. The company serves the medical, military, telecommunications, aerospace, instrumentation, broadcast and industrial markets manufacturing an extensive range of high quality D-type connectors with power and coaxial contacts in standard, mixed layout and high density formats. Waterproof, filter, surface-mount and non-magnetic versions are available as is a range of hoods and accessories. In addition, FCT manufactures multiwire, coaxial, and over-moulded cable assemblies in its manufacturing plant in the Czech Republic.