Golledge Electronics Joins Techpoint Group
11 May 2022
EMILY RUSHTON - MARKETING
Jonathan Golledge today confirms an exciting new chapter for Golledge Electronics
Jonathan Golledge, MD of Golledge Electronics for the past 31 years, has today announced that Golledge have joined forces with Techpoint.
Under Jonathan's stewardship, Golledge has developed into one of the leading global frequency control suppliers. Their wide range of products are approved in some of the world’s largest electronics businesses and cutting edge designs.
Golledge has benefited from significant growth in recent years and it was of the highest priority for Jon that his successors as owners of Golledge build on this growth by sharing in his core values of integrity, professionalism, and provision of the very best customer service in the industry.
Techpoint are a growing electronics group seeking to provide a whole product lifecycle offering for their customers through their unique "centres of excellence" model, and Golledge's globally-recognized specialism in the frequency market provides an excellent synergy with the Techpoint philosophy.
“The addition of Golledge represents an excellent strategic fit to our existing businesses, aligning seamlessly with the groups ‘centre of excellence’ strategy. This partnership extends our technical knowledge into a new product category, benefitting existing customers and enabling Techpoint to support a wider base of engineers earlier in the design process.”
“We look forward to welcoming Golledge to the dynamic Techpoint group of businesses. The combination of Golledge with Techpoint’s existing manufacturing businesses will create a unique supply chain model which will add value and support our customer base. Our strategic investments will continue to develop our market position and establishes Techpoint as a leading provider of electronics supply chain and manufacturing services.”
Jonathan Golledge will remain with the business and will take up a new role as Non-executive Director of Golledge, continuing to use his experience to add valuable input. The existing senior management team of Golledge will remain unchanged and will continue to help drive the next phase of growth.
“We are delighted that this new partnership will maintain the strength and pedigree of the Golledge brand, known and respected throughout the electronics industry for over 30 years. Joining forces with Techpoint increases our depth and capabilities within the UK, as well as providing extra scale and resource to further extend our services to customers in all market segments across the globe.”
Golledge will continue to be based in their Somerset logistics centre, led by their existing senior management team, the majority of whom have been with the business for over 20 years, and who have a vast wealth of experience within the industry. Golledge will continue delivering exceptional design-in and technical support to our global customers.
This partnership provides a secure platform for the exciting next chapter for Golledge and our customers.