kSARIA Corporation (kSARIA), a producer and supplier of mission-critical connectivity solutions for the aerospace and defence end markets and a portfolio company of Behrman Capital, has acquired Compulink Cable Assemblies (Compulink). Financial terms of the transaction have not been disclosed.Headquartered in St Petersburg, Florida, Compulink is an AS9100-registered manufacturer of high-reliability cables and harnesses for commercial and military applications. Since 1984, Compulink has served original equipment manufacturers nationwide with excellence in design engineering, prototype fabrication, production, and testing. The Company’s product capabilities include an array of harness assemblies such as coax, RF, Mil-C-38999 and miniaturised connectors, as well as custom-moulded cable assemblies for virtually any application in the military, medical, and transportation marketplaces.
Anthony J Christopher, kSARIA’s President and Chief Executive Officer, says: “Acquiring Compulink further enhances our connectivity solutions offering, following our successful integration of CIA&D late last year. Compulink’s formidable presence in battlefield and ground-based applications, as well as other defense and commercial applications, complements kSARIA’s strength in aerospace and naval solutions. Together, we will have expanded production and engineering capabilities, as well as access to new end markets that enable exciting growth opportunities.”
Grant Behrman, Managing Partner of Behrman Capital, says: “We are pleased that kSARIA is building on its recent success with its second acquisition since our investment in 2018. The Company has continued to deliver strong performance and has rapidly expanded its platform in the high-reliability optical and connectivity sector. The acquisition of Compulink accelerates this momentum, and we look forward to continuing to support kSARIA as it implements its organic and acquisition growth strategy.”
Rob Wilkin, co-founder of Compulink, says: “Compulink has a 36-year history of manufacturing excellence and providing innovative solutions for our customers. We have extensive industry expertise that has enabled us to forge deep-rooted and invaluable relationships with major OEMs and manufacturers. We are excited to contribute to the success of kSARIA in partnership with the management team and Behrman Capital.”
Steve Shevlin, co-founder of Compulink, adds: “We’re delighted to join forces with kSARIA. Compulink has grown to become the industry leader it is today through its customer-centric business approach and unmatched expertise in manufacturing and engineering. This transaction is a unique strategic opportunity to build on our deeply successful foundation and deliver enhanced value to our customers.”