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Allied Electronics, a trading brand of Electrocomponents plc (LSE: ECM), announced today that they have signed an agreement to carry an extensive line of TE Connectivity’s DEUTSCH Connectors, including Hermetics for use in harsh environments, Common Termination Junction (CJT) modules, designed to conserve space in a variety of applications, and Mil-Spec Contacts, useful in connectors and other electric and electronic components.
The Board is pleased to announce the appointment of Lindsley Ruth as Group Chief Executive of Electrocomponents plc with effect from 1 April 2015. Lindsley will be based at the Group’s headquarters in Oxford.