Welcome to Astute Electronics. Our growth spans three decades and crosses five continents. We are now one of the world’s most knowledgeable, quality-driven experts in franchised ‘Hi-Rel’ electronics distribution, global procurement and supply-chain management.
Astute offer a more technically-focussed, integrated partnership that delivers smarter outcomes for our customers. Trusted by many of the world’s largest, most respected defence Primes, OEMs and electronics manufacturers, we meet their everyday requirements for traceable electronic components, design-in support, parts procurement and integrated logistics.
Our mission - provide the answers that makes a difference to your supply chain.
- Franchised & traceable electronics global sourcing
- Specialist in connector, semiconductor, passives, electromechanical and power technologies
- Commodities procurement & bespoke handling
- Component engineering & technical support across franchises
- Managed supply-chains, vendor reduction, 3PL & kitting
- Anti-counterfeit electronic component testing, mitigation & de-risking
- Obsolescence management & through-life support
- Established 1989
- Headquartered in United Kingdom
- Subsidiary offices in Australia, China and USA; representatives in India, Israel, Turkey
- Sales support across five continents
- More than 170 staff worldwide
- In-house counterfeit test laboratories in both the UK and USA
- Highly-accredited: certified to AS6081, AS9120A, SC21 Silver
- Mil-Aero ‘specialist’ franchised distributor