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Janes Capital Partners advises Advatech Pacific on the sale of its Cross Domain Solutions division to General Dynamics Mission Systems


Irvine, CA (May 3, 2017) – Janes Capital Partners is pleased to announce the sale of Advatech Pacific’s Electronics & Communications Division (EC Division) to General Dynamics Mission Systems.  Located in Dayton, Ohio, the EC Division designs and manufactures tactical, cyber-secure, cross-domain products.  The Business provides its TACDS™ and CenturionCDS™ cross-domain product lines to the U.S. Department of Defense and international military customers.

General Dynamics Mission Systems, a business unit of General Dynamics, designs, manufactures and delivers communication and electronic warfare, networked command and control products and systems and trusted operational hardware to customers within the U.S. Department of Defense, the intelligence community, federal and civilian agencies, and to international customers.

Stephen Perry, Managing Director of Janes Capital Partners said “Advatech Pacific’s EC Division designs and manufactures market leading tactical cross-domain solutions.  The Business’ proprietary cyber technology has been incorporated into several important military platforms and programs and is being seriously evaluated by a number of others. The EC Division has a really bright future with tremendous growth potential under General Dynamics Mission Systems’ ownership.”

Janes Capital Partners served as the exclusive financial advisor to Advatech Pacific.  The Janes Capital Partners deal team included Stephen Perry, Managing Director, Ilana Germaine, Vice President and Ken Fukumoto, Associate.  Sidley Austin LLP acted as legal counsel for Advatech Pacific.  

About Janes Capital Partners

Based in Irvine, CA, Janes Capital Partners is a leading boutique investment banking firm focused solely on the Aerospace and Defense industry.  The firm provides mergers and acquisition advisory services and assists clients in executing growth strategies and liquidity events.  The members of Janes Capital Partners have completed more than 75 successful A&D transactions and $5 billion in closed transaction value.  Securities transactions are conducted through JCP Securities, Inc., a registered Broker/Dealer, member FINRA/SIPC, and registered Investment Advisor.

Janes Capital Partners is an independent financial advisory firm that is affiliated with Oaklins International Inc. Oaklins is the world’s most experienced mid-market M&A advisor, with 700 professionals globally and 16 dedicated industry teams in 40 countries.