Smiths Interconnect completes acquisition of Reflex Photonics

November 13, 2019

Torys represented Smiths Interconnect with a team that included Michael Amm, Josh Lavine, Emma Sako, Manpreet Singh and Jesse Leonard (corporate/M&A).

On November 13, 2019, Smiths Interconnect Group Limited (“Smiths Interconnect”) completed its acquisition of Reflex Photonics, Inc. (“Reflex”).

Reflex complements Smiths Interconnect’s product offering with the addition of a core fiber optic capability that will help address the needs arising from high speed data transmission in market segments requiring high reliability. Reflex’s products, patents, and references will provide significant differentiation to Smiths Interconnect, supporting the company’s ambition to be partner of choice for innovative and high-speed connectivity solutions for demanding applications. In addition, Reflex’s location in Canada will open this key geographical market to Smiths Interconnect.

Smiths Interconnect is a leading provider of technically differentiated electronic components, subsystems, microwave and radio frequency products that connect, protect and control critical applications in the commercial aviation, defense, space, medical, rail, semiconductor test, wireless telecommunications, and industrial market segments.

Reflex is a recognized global leader in rugged high-reliability optical transceiver modules for space, defense, aerospace, and industrial applications. Reflex optical transceivers deliver high signal density and ultra-fast speeds for low Size, Weight and Power (SWaP) solutions.