Acquisition strengthens ON Semiconductor’s capabilities in advanced connectivity applications for Industrial, Automotive, and Carrier markets
PHOENIX-- Jun. 19, 2019 -- ON Semiconductor Corporation (Nasdaq: ON) (“ON Semiconductor”) announced today that the company has successfully completed its previously announced acquisition of Quantenna Communications, Inc. (Nasdaq: QTNA) (“Quantenna”) for $24.50 per share in an all cash transaction.
“The combination of Quantenna’s industry leading Wi-Fi technologies and ON Semiconductor’s leadership in power and analog semiconductors, coupled with the combined company’s broad sales and distribution reach, creates a formidable platform to address connectivity applications in industrial, automotive, and carrier markets,” said Keith Jackson, president and chief executive officer of ON Semiconductor. “I am pleased to welcome the employees of Quantenna to ON Semiconductor, and I look forward to the opportunities this acquisition will create for our customers, shareholders, and employees.”
Quantenna will be integrated into ON Semiconductor’s Analog Solutions Group, headed by Vince Hopkin.
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ON Semiconductor (Nasdaq: ON) is driving energy efficient innovations, empowering customers to reduce global energy use. The Company is a leading supplier of semiconductor-based solutions, offering a comprehensive portfolio of energy efficient power management, analog, sensors, logic, timing, connectivity, discrete, SoC, and custom devices. The Company’s products help engineers solve their unique design challenges in automotive, communications, computing, consumer, industrial, medical, aerospace, and defense applications. ON Semiconductor operates a responsive, reliable, world-class supply chain and quality program, a robust compliance and ethics program, and a network of manufacturing facilities, sales offices, and design centers in key markets throughout North America, Europe, and the Asia Pacific regions. For more information, visit www.onsemi.com.