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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 make a difference to your supply chain.

Key services

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

Company Profile

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

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