Boston, MA – December 14th, 2023 – Trexon, a portfolio company of Audax Private Equity and a leading provider of specialty connectivity solutions for mission-critical applications, announced today that it has completed the acquisition of Qualastat Electronics, Inc. Qualastat is an AS9100 certified value-added manufacturer of cable assemblies, fiber optic assemblies, RF/semi-rigid assemblies, flex circuit assemblies as well as box and cabinet builds. With a total of 12 acquisitions since 2018, Trexon continues to demonstrate a steadfast commitment to expanding its presence in the aerospace and defense markets.
Regarding the addition of Qualastat to the Trexon team, Mark Twaalfhoven, President and CEO of Trexon stated:
“The addition of Qualastat brings to Trexon a proven assembly and harness solutions provider that is aligned with our vision and strategy. We look forward to working with Qualastat and utilize the Trexon resources to further facilitate their growth. We anticipate a fruitful and successful relationship and extend a warm welcome to Qualastat as part of the Trexon family.”
Speaking on the transaction, Vernon Judy, Jr., former owner of Qualastat, stated:
“We are extremely excited for a promising future with Trexon. The expertise and experience leveraged through their consolidation of quality-minded, customer-focused brands within the interconnect space will permit Qualastat to better support its customers, employees, and suppliers. With this partnership, we are proud to be counted amongst brands that have been recognized in our industry for many years: companies with exceptional reputations.”
About Qualastat Electronics, Inc.:
Qualastat has built a reputation of producing and delivering high quality interconnect solutions for harsh environments like aerospace, defense, space, and energy markets. Qualastat’s products are manufactured to the highest quality levels to support customer’s critical applications. With a strong mix of product lines and great customer support, Qualastat is a trusted name within the industry. For more information, please visit qualastat.com.
Trexon is a leading designer and provider of high-performance wire, cable, connectors, assemblies, and accessories used in harsh, high-cost-of-failure environments. Trexon’s products are specially constructed for a wide range of design challenges across high-reliability applications in diversified industrial end markets, defense, aerospace, cryogenic, space, medical, and other industries. For more information, please visit trexon.com.