Quantic™ Electronics, a portfolio company of Arcline Investment Management, announced the acquisition of Paktron Capacitors, a leader in the design and manufacture of multilayer polymer film capacitors.
Founded in 1953, Paktron is one of the oldest capacitor manufacturers in the U.S. with an innovative portfolio of polymer film capacitor products, including miniature radial leaded capacitors, lead-frame capacitors, surface mount chip capacitors and RC network snubber capacitors. Paktron's products are used in high-reliability applications across the defense, space, telecommunications, alternate energy, automotive and other industrial end-markets.
"The addition of Paktron's product portfolio to our existing capacitor offerings enables us to deliver a full lineup of capacitor products that address our customers' difficult design challenges," said Kevin Perhamus, president and CEO of Quantic Electronics. "Paktron has established a world-class manufacturing facility and an outstanding management team in Lynchburg and I am excited to work with them to help them achieve our growth objectives."
Terry Martin, general manager of Paktron stated, "Paktron has been a technological leader in the manufacturing of multilayer polymer film capacitors for over 60 years, and I would like to thank all the employees who have contributed to our years of success. Partnering with Quantic provides a unique opportunity to enable Paktron to achieve the next stage of growth and I look forward to working with the entire portfolio of Quantic companies."