Trexon Acquires RF & Microwave Interconnect Solutions Provider

Intelliconnect's products have been selected by a wide variety of aerospace, defense and marine OEMs and organizations By Mike Ball / 05 Oct 2022

RF and microwave connectorsConnectivity solutions provider Trexon has confirmed that it has completed the acquisition of Intelliconnect, a supplier of RF (radio frequency) and microwave connectors, adapters, and cable assemblies. Trexon provides a range of high-performance wire and cable solutions for a variety of engineering and industrial-grade applications, including robotics and unmanned systems.

Intelliconnect has delivered off-the-shelf and custom-designed interconnect products to OEMs, organizations and industrial companies in a wide range of different sectors, including medical, defense, marine, and research and development.

Mark Twaalfhoven, President, and Chief Executive Officer of Trexon, noted: “The addition of Intelliconnect brings a customer-centric organization with a level of expertise and experience that aligns with the Trexon strategic vision of delivering application specific solutions. Their innovation enables the development of critical technologies that support key megatrend drivers such as AI and the application for quantum computing. We look forward to a long and prosperous relationship with Intelliconnect.”

Dr. Nildeep Patel, President of Trexon Engineered Products Division, commented on the acquisition: “Adding Intelliconnect to the Engineered Products portfolio builds on our current expertise in RF products designed for highly engineered systems for a range of applications. Their unique capability of combining high precision RF products performing at cryogenic temperatures adds yet another dimension to our already proven RF technology range.”

Roy Phillips, Intelliconnect’s founder, stated: “After nearly 20 years of success and growth, we recognised that to reach the next level of excellence, Intelliconnect needed to be part of a bigger, financially strong group which has the same aspirations, goals, and vision that we do. We are confident that Trexon is the perfect partner. Their strong track record in acquiring good businesses and making them better whilst investing and supporting their existing teams is one of the key reasons that we chose them as our acquirer.”

Gareth Phillips, Intelliconnect’s Managing Director, added: “Trexon is highly aligned with Intelliconnect’s philosophy and desire to grow our world-class RF and cryogenic product offering. We have worked hard to build a solid platform of best-in-class services and products and we are thrilled to be partnering with the wider Trexon family to take us to the next level and beyond. I am very much looking forward to working with Trexon to maximize our potential and that of our fantastic employees.”

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Posted by Mike Ball Mike Ball is our resident technical editor here at Unmanned Systems Technology. Combining his passion for teaching, advanced engineering and all things unmanned, Mike keeps a watchful eye over everything related to the unmanned technical sector. With over 10 years’ experience in the unmanned field and a degree in engineering, Mike’s been heading up our technical team here for the last 8 years. Connect & Contact