Smiths Connectors is now Smiths Interconnect


août 1, 2013

Smiths Connectors Incorporates as a Legal Business Entity in Asia

Singapore, (August 1, 2013)
To support its expansion and further develop the support of its growing Asian customer base, Smiths Connectors, a leading supplier of application-specific, high-reliability electrical interconnect solutions, today announced the creation of Smiths Connectors Asia Pte. Ltd. This move establishes Smiths Connectors as a legal business entity in Asia.
In addition, the company has unveiled its new regional headquarters in Singapore. The Singapore facility will serve as the company’s regional customer and distribution hub supporting all business activity including order processing and full customer support across the Asia-Pacific geography.

Opening the doors to this new facility marks the latest milestone in the Smiths Connectors ongoing expansion initiative designed to reinforce its growing footprint across the high-growth Asia market segment. Moreover, it underscores Smiths Connectors ongoing commitment to, and investment in, the region.

“The increased demand for interconnect products across the Asia-Pacific economy in recent years continues to show strong growth, and we view this market place as one that offers a host of promising opportunities for Smiths Connectors to tap into as the region continues its significant economic expansion”

said Roland Carter, Managing Director of Smiths Connectors.

“As a company playing on the global stage, our new Singapore facility helps to increase our regional competitiveness by enabling Smiths Connectors to better serve the growing needs of our customers in Asia.”

The company also plans to expand its Singapore workforce as the Smiths Connectors Asia Pte. Ltd business grows,

“so as to capture more indigenous business opportunities in Asia”

explains Sean Koh, Vice President of Sales for Smiths Connectors in Asia.


Smiths Connectors is a leading supplier of application-specific, high-reliability electrical interconnect solutions from highly integrated assemblies to microminiature connectors and spring probe contacts.Connectors is comprised of Hypertac, Sabritec and IDI brands, which are synonymous of exceptional performance when critical applications require a technologically advanced, high quality, multi-pin electrical connection to ensure reliability and safety.

Alongside Smiths Microwave and Smiths Power, Smiths Connectors is part of the Smiths Interconnect division of Smiths Group, a global leader in applying advanced technologies for markets in threat and contraband detection, energy, medical devices, communications and engineered components. Smiths Group employs around 23,000 people in more than 50 countries.