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1 April 2014

Merger and Expansion of e2v’s North American Operations

The e2v Group has announced that, as part of a merger of its current operations and an expansion of resources and capabilities focusing on the North American market, it has merged its North American operations into e2v, Inc. headquartered in Milpitas, California.

This organization brings together the current structures of e2v aerospace and defense, based in Milpitas, California and e2v inc, based in Tarrytown, New York, and will encompass e2v’s North American based RF power, High performance imaging, and High reliability semiconductor business units, providing products and services for six major market segments: civil aerospace, defense, space, industrial, medical and science and security and rescue.

This structure will better position e2v to support its customers with increased North American based technical expertise, program and division management, alongside US based manufacturing and access to e2v’s global facilities and engineering resources.

e2v has a strong legacy and heritage in North America.  This approach represents e2v’s continued investment in the region and unwavering commitment to customers. e2v will be expanding its product and capability offerings and investing in new equipment and facilities, as well as increasing headcount by 20% this year to better serve e2v’s growing customer community, with emphasis on US manufacturing capacity, engineering resource, customer service, sales support, and assembly and test activities.

Robert Brevelle, who is currently President of e2v aerospace and defense, will continue as President of the merged business, e2v inc.

Media Contact: For enquiries about this press release contact: Michael Sarpa,

Notes to Editor:

About e2v inc: Headquartered in Milpitas CA, e2v inc is a leading provider of specialist technology for high performance systems and equipment to the North American market; delivering solutions, sub-systems and components for applications within medical and science, aerospace and defense, and commercial and industrial markets. e2v, Inc. is a part of the global group of e2v companies, with sales of over $300m and employing approximately 1600 people in design and operational facilities across Europe, North America and Asia.

Corporate headquarters of e2v inc are located at 765 Sycamore Drive, Milpitas, CA 95035 USA. For more information, visit