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Artesyn Embedded Technologies

Manufacturing · Corporate Divestiture · Acquired in November 2013

Designer and manufacturer of embedded computing systems and power conversion products

Artesyn Embedded Technologies

KEY FACTS

  • Acquired from Emerson
  • Business has two divisions: Embedded Power and Embedded Computing
  • Embedded Computing develops embedded computer systems for OEMs and systems integrators serving telecommunications, aerospace, medical, and industrial automation end markets
  • Embedded Power designs and manufactures application-specific and highly customized power conversion products including AC-DC power supplies, DC input devices, and board mounted DC-DC modules
  • Embedded Computing & Power has strong, long-term customer relationships with leading OEMs in the computing, storage, telecommunications, industrial, and medical markets

INITIATIVES

  • Executed transition to standalone business following acquisition of majority interest from Emerson, which retains a 49% stake
  • Identified opportunities for operational improvement and initiated performance improvement plan
  • Initiated comprehensive rebrand of the business; new corporate identity launched in January 2014
  • Seeking opportunities to grow organically and through prospective add-on acquisitions

NEWS

updated 01/14