JOT Automation's capital stock sold to Victory Precision
With the development further heading towards globalization, the company prepares for the next quantum leap.
JOT Automation Ltd, Press Release, 8th June 2018
Suzhou Victory Precision Manufacture Co., Ltd., headquartered in Suzhou, China, has on the 4th June 2018 purchased the entire capital stock of JOT Automation Ltd., with Finnish family company Head Invest Ltd. as the main seller.
According to Petri Halonen, JOT Automation CEO, the additional engineering and production resources provided by Victory Precision will significantly help JOT to pursue the opportunities of the fast-developing market and modern technologies.
"JOT Automation has established itself as a leader in process and test automation solutions for electronics industry and smart products. Together with Victory Precision, we form a unique combination of European technology know-how and unparalleled Chinese competitiveness and production scalability."
Mr. Gao, Chairman of Victory Precision, applauds JOT Automation's strong engineering and automation knowledge. With the two parties complementing each other on various fronts, outstanding synergy effects can be created for the long run.
“JOT automation has proven that it has the engineering knowledge and production experience that success in China and globally requires. Thanks to the new ownership and structure, we are able to fulfil the evolving needs of our partners and customers even better.”
JOT Automation will continue operating as an independent entity, under its well-known name and brand. Petri Halonen emphasizes that while the daily operations may seem business as usual, strong development will take place below the surface, taking the company forward.
"Our ultimate goal is to provide the best possible service in this particular line of industry. Ability to react quickly and even predict the direction of development is essential. Thanks to joining forces with Victory Precision, JOT Automation has what it takes to win, and that is good news to both the company as well as to our customers and partners."
About JOT Automation Ltd.
The world’s leading global consumer brands, smart device manufacturers and electronics producers, including several Fortune 500 technology companies, rely on JOT’s automated test and assembly solutions to ensure product quality, improve designs, reduce operational costs, and shorten their products’ time-to-market. Since 1988 when JOT Automation started it has had its headquartered in Oulu, Finland, and has global presence in 14 countries. www.jotautomation.com
About Victory Precision
Suzhou Victory Precision Manufacture Co., Ltd. engages in the research and development, design, production, and sale of precision mechanical modules in China and internationally. The company serves a number of leading global TV brands and manufacturers, both domestically and overseas. The company provides expertise in both traditional and intelligent manufacturing, mass-production manufacturing solutions integration and equipment, and new-energy development solutions. Along with its subsidiaries, Victory Precision's products and services include metal structure modules, plastic structural modules, cover glass, anti-reflective coating, lithium batteries, and intelligent vehicles. The company was founded in 2003, and is headquartered in Suzhou, China.
Further information: Petri Halonen, JOT Automation