October 16, 2012
Molex Incorporated has acquired Affinity Medical Technologies LLC, based in Costa Mesa, Calif. Affinity Medical Technologies specializes in designing and manufacturing custom medical interconnect products. According to Tim Ruff, Molex senior vice president of business development and corporate strategy, this is a strategic acquisition that will help expand Molex’s presence in the global medical electronics market.
“Affinity Medical Technologies is a great fit for Molex because it expands our capabilities in key areas that will help us better serve the global medical electronics market,” Ruff said. “Its products are used in almost every area of medical monitoring. Affinity Medical will help us quickly deliver the innovative solutions the medical electronics market demands.”
“Our capabilities complement each other,” said Mary Phillipp, Affinity Medical founder and CEO. “Together, we are confident we can become a major force in the rapidly expanding global medical electronics market.”
Affinity Medical Technologies was founded in 1997. It will operate as a subsidiary of Molex Incorporated and will be part of the company’s Cable Products Group within the Global Integrated Products Division.