MAUMELLE, Ark., Aug. 17, 2021 /PRNewswire/ — Quantic™ Electronics (“Quantic”), a portfolio company of Arcline Investment Management (“Arcline”), today announced the acquisition of BEI Precision Systems & Space Company, Inc. (“BEI Precision”) from J.F. Lehman & Company. BEI Precision designs, engineers, and manufactures highly accurate, resilient, and reliable position feedback sensors and frequency reference technologies for mission-critical space, land, air, and sea applications. The Company’s products are designed into many of the U.S. government’s highest-priority, long-life programs.
“Our strategy is to acquire world-class, mission-critical electronic component manufacturers with significant long-term growth potential. BEI Precision’s technology, products, and people fit perfectly with this approach,” said Kevin Perhamus, President and CEO of Quantic Electronics. “This acquisition further establishes Quantic as a leading supplier of critical components for space, aerospace, and defense applications. BEI Precision brings more than 60 years of experience designing and manufacturing proprietary optical encoders, scanners, accelerometers, and frequency products. We’re excited to partner with the BEI Precision team to continue building upon this heritage to offer new and exciting products to our shared customers.”
Mark Mirelez, President and Chief Executive Officer of BEI Precision, commented, “Today’s milestone is a validation of the market-leading position, operational excellence, and culture that we have worked tirelessly to achieve. We look forward to continuing to deliver on future growth opportunities with our new partners at Quantic Electronics.”
Evercore served as financial advisor to Quantic.
About BEI Precision
BEI Precision is a leader in high-accuracy positioning sensor technologies and low phase noise frequency reference assemblies for mission critical applications providing advanced design, manufacturing and testing for reliable and resilient products and systems. BEI Precision products are utilized in space, airborne, Naval and ground vehicle applications where performance is required to accomplish the mission. BEI Precision is headquartered in Maumelle, Arkansas with operating subsidiaries in Austin, Texas; Ontario, Canada; and Edinburgh, Scotland.
About Quantic Electronics
Quantic is an electronic component company focused on defining and delivering the future of mission-critical electronics. We have over a century of combined experience as reliable problem-solvers and trusted partners in military, aerospace, industrial, and commercial markets. For more information, visit www.quanticnow.com.
About Arcline Investment Management
Arcline is a growth-oriented private equity firm that seeks to invest in thriving middle market businesses in high value industries. Arcline’s differentiated investment strategy combines deep business model expertise, proactive thematic research, an unrelenting focus on the upside and a collaborative, management-first approach to value creation. The firm’s primary sectors of interest include defense, aerospace, critical infrastructure services, industrial & medical technology, life sciences and specialty materials. Launched in 2019, Arcline currently has $4.3 billion in cumulative capital commitments. For more information visit www.arcline.com.