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Investments

7

Portfolio Exits

2

Partners & Customers

10

Service Providers

1

About Avnet

Avnet (NASDAQ: AVT) is a trans-national electronics distributor of electronic parts, enterprise computing, and storage products and embedded subsystems.

Avnet Headquarter Location

2211 South 47th Street

Phoenix, Arizona, 85034,

United States

480-643-2000

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Expert Collections containing Avnet

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Avnet Web Traffic

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Latest Avnet News

Avnet Embedded opens new design centre in Germany

Jan 12, 2022

In a move to further strengthen and expand its design competence of standardised and customised embedded products, Avnet Embedded opened a new design center in Deggendorf, Germany, on January 1, 2022.

Avnet Investments

7 Investments

Avnet has made 7 investments. Their latest investment was in Defendry as part of their Corporate Minority on July 7, 2019.

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Avnet Investments Activity

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Date

Round

Company

Amount

New?

Co-Investors

Sources

7/24/2019

Corporate Minority

Defendry

$2.1M

Yes

3

6/6/2019

Corporate Minority

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$99M

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10

5/9/2018

Corporate Minority

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10

2/3/2018

Biz Plan Competition

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$99M

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10

6/6/2001

Series B

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$99M

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10

Date

7/24/2019

6/6/2019

5/9/2018

2/3/2018

6/6/2001

Round

Corporate Minority

Corporate Minority

Corporate Minority

Biz Plan Competition

Series B

Company

Defendry

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Amount

$2.1M

$99M

$99M

$99M

New?

Yes

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Co-Investors

Sources

3

10

10

10

10

Avnet Portfolio Exits

2 Portfolio Exits

Avnet has 2 portfolio exits. Their latest portfolio exit was Client Solutions on September 19, 2016.

Date

Exit

Companies

Valuation
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Acquirer

Sources

9/19/2016

Divestiture

$99M

4

2/17/2006

Acquired

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Date

9/19/2016

2/17/2006

Exit

Divestiture

Acquired

Companies

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Valuation

$99M

Acquirer

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Sources

4

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Avnet Acquisitions

36 Acquisitions

Avnet acquired 36 companies. Their latest acquisition was Witekio on September 17, 2019.

Date

Investment Stage

Companies

Valuation
Valuations are submitted by companies, mined from state filings or news, provided by VentureSource, or based on a comparables valuation model.

Total Funding

Note

Sources

9/17/2019

$99M

Acquired

4

12/12/2018

$99M

Acquired

5

8/22/2017

Seed / Angel

$99M

$2.8M

Acquired

5

11/14/2016

Other

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$99M

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10

10/17/2016

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$99M

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10

Date

9/17/2019

12/12/2018

8/22/2017

11/14/2016

10/17/2016

Investment Stage

Seed / Angel

Other

Companies

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Valuation

$99M

$99M

$99M

$99M

$99M

Total Funding

$2.8M

Note

Acquired

Acquired

Acquired

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Sources

4

5

5

10

10

Avnet Partners & Customers

10 Partners and customers

Avnet has 10 strategic partners and customers. Avnet recently partnered with Cognian on September 9, 2021.

Date

Type

Business Partner

Country

News Snippet

Sources

9/7/2021

Licensor

Cognian

Australia

Cognian and Avnet Enter Strategic Engagement

With the commercial IoT space going from strength-to-strength globally , our partnership with Avnet amplifies our global reach .

3

4/20/2021

Licensor

Northforge Innovations

Canada

Northforge Innovations Signs Representative Agreement For Broadcom Software Development Services

Northforge Innovations , Inc. , an expert software consulting and development company , today announced that it has signed an agreement with Avnet , a leading global technology distributor and solutions provider , and EBV Elektronik , an Avnet ... Author :

1

2/8/2021

Partner

ON Semiconductor

United States

Avnet and ON Semiconductor Accelerate IoT Innovation with New Development Framework

PHOENIX -- -- Leading global technology solutions provider Avnet and ON Semiconductor , driving energy efficient innovations , have joined forces to create a framework that helps OEMs more rapidly develop end-to-end Internet of Things devices .

3

2/4/2021

Supplier

Insight SiP

France

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10

1/21/2021

Partner

Iceotope, Lenovo Group, and Schneider Electric

United Kingdom, China, and France

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Date

9/7/2021

4/20/2021

2/8/2021

2/4/2021

1/21/2021

Type

Licensor

Licensor

Partner

Supplier

Partner

Business Partner

Cognian

Northforge Innovations

ON Semiconductor

Insight SiP

Iceotope, Lenovo Group, and Schneider Electric

Country

Australia

Canada

United States

France

United Kingdom, China, and France

News Snippet

Cognian and Avnet Enter Strategic Engagement

With the commercial IoT space going from strength-to-strength globally , our partnership with Avnet amplifies our global reach .

Northforge Innovations Signs Representative Agreement For Broadcom Software Development Services

Northforge Innovations , Inc. , an expert software consulting and development company , today announced that it has signed an agreement with Avnet , a leading global technology distributor and solutions provider , and EBV Elektronik , an Avnet ... Author :

Avnet and ON Semiconductor Accelerate IoT Innovation with New Development Framework

PHOENIX -- -- Leading global technology solutions provider Avnet and ON Semiconductor , driving energy efficient innovations , have joined forces to create a framework that helps OEMs more rapidly develop end-to-end Internet of Things devices .

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3

10

10

Avnet Service Providers

1 Service Provider

Avnet has 1 service provider relationship

Service Provider

Associated Rounds

Provider Type

Service Type

Lincoln International

Acq - P2P

Investment Bank

Financial Advisor

Service Provider

Lincoln International

Associated Rounds

Acq - P2P

Provider Type

Investment Bank

Service Type

Financial Advisor

Partnership data by VentureSource

Avnet Team

39 Team Members

Avnet has 39 team members, including current Founder, Owner, Aviv Leshem.

Name

Work History

Title

Status

Aviv Leshem

Founder, Owner

Current

Phil Gallagher

Chief Executive Officer

Current

Peter Bartolotta

President

Current

Dani Koren

President

Current

Scott MacDonald

Arrow Electronics, Esco, and U.S. Air Force

President

Current

Name

Aviv Leshem

Phil Gallagher

Peter Bartolotta

Dani Koren

Scott MacDonald

Work History

Arrow Electronics, Esco, and U.S. Air Force

Title

Founder, Owner

Chief Executive Officer

President

President

President

Status

Current

Current

Current

Current

Current

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