Finisar Corp.

Finisar Corp.

Finisar Corp.

Overview
Date Founded

1999

Headquarters

1389 Moffett Park Drive, Sunnyvale, CA, 94089, USA

Type of Company

Public

Employees (Worldwide)

13K

Industries

Semiconductors
Industrial Machinery & Manufacturing
Internet Software & Services
Wireless Telecommunications
Wholesale: Industrial Products & Manufacturing
IT Consulting & Services
Electrical Products

Company Description

Finisar Corporation is a global technology leader in optical communications components and subsystems. These products enable high-speed voice, video and data communications for networking, storage, wireless, and cable TV applications. Over the past two decades, Finisar has provided critical breakthroughs in optics technologies and has supplied system manufacturers with the production volumes needed to meet the exploding demand for network bandwidth and storage. Finisar's industry-leading optical products include transceivers/transponders, active cables, WSS ROADMs, optical instruments, and active and passive components. In 2008, Finisar merged with Optium Corporation, creating the world's largest supplier of optical communication components and subsystems. The company now delivers the industry's broadest product portfolio backed by world-class quality and reliability. Finisar's vertically integrated business model is ideally suited for delivering massive production volumes while providing ready access to most of the critical technologies needed to develop the next generation of products. With over 9,400 employees, Finisar has sales, channel, and support offices worldwide. Corporate headquarters are located in Sunnyvale, California (USA), with product development and manufacturing facilities located in California, Pennsylvania and Texas (USA), Australia, China, Israel, Korea, Malaysia, Singapore and Sweden.

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Executive Vice President, Global Operations & Co-Chief Executive Officer

Chief Operating Officer & Co-Chief Executive Officer

Chief Technology Officer & Executive Vice President

Executive Vice President & General Manager-3D Sensing

President

Chief Technical Officer

Chief Strategy Officer

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General Manager WA

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Neo IVY Capital Management LLC is a private company headquartered in New York, NY. The firm provides investment advice. It was founded by Ranting Yao, she is currently the CEO of the company.

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One68 Global Capital LLC is a private company headquartered in New York, NY, that provides investment advice. David Hai Nguyen is currently the CEO of the firm.

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Neo IVY Capital Management LLC is a private company headquartered in New York, NY. The firm provides investment advice. It was founded by Ranting Yao, she is currently the CEO of the company.

Recent Transactions
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II-VI Incorporated purchases Finisar Corp.

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Axenic Holdings Ltd. purchases Finisar UK Ltd. from Finisar Corp.

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Gold Pacific Co., Ltd. purchases FI-RA PHOTONICS Co., Ltd. from Finisar Corp.

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Advised onFinisar Corp. purchases Demeter Technologies, Inc.

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Advised onFinisar Corp., Gemstone Acquistion Corp purchase Sensors Unlimited, Inc.

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Advised onFinisar Corp. purchases Optium Corp.

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Advised onFinisar Corp. purchases Optium Corp.

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Advised onFinisar Corp. purchases Ignis ASA

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Advised onFinisar Corp. purchases u²t Photonics AG

Advisors & Consultants
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Partner at DLA Piper

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Partner at Qatalyst Group LP

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Managing Shareholder, Minneapolis Office at Greenberg Traurig LLP

Clients

Dell Technologies, Inc. is a holding company, which engages in the provision of information technology hardware, software, and service solutions through its subsidiaries. It operates through the following segments: Infrastructure Solutions Group (ISG), Client Solutions Group (CSG), and VMware. The ISG segment includes servers, networking, and storage, as well as services and third-party software and peripherals that are closely tied to the sale of ISG hardware. The CSG segment consists of sales to commercial and consumer customers of desktops, thin client products, and notebooks. The VMware segment provides compute, cloud management, networking and security, storage and availability, and other end-user computing offerings. The company was founded by Michael Saul Dell in 1984 and is headquartered in Round Rock, TX.

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Key Stats and Financials As of 2019
Market Capitalization
$2.73B
Total Enterprise Value
Earnings Per Share
Revenue
$1.28B
EBITDA
$128M
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Nistica, Inc. supplies agile optical modules and subsystems. Its products include FLEDGE, FOURIER, high port-count, and ROADM linecard. The company was founded by Thomas A. Strasser and Jefferson L. Wagener in January 2005 and is headquartered in Bridgewater, NJ.

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Cloudbreak Software, Inc. specializes in collaborative process management software solutions. It helps companies recover valuable business hours by centralizing group activities into a single heads-up display that provides real-time status of everything that's being worked on. The company was founded by Stacey Chang and Dean Haritos in 2003 and is headquartered in San Jose, CA.

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Apple, Inc. engages in the design, manufacture, and sale of smartphones, personal computers, tablets, wearables and accessories, and other variety of related services. It operates through the following geographical segments: Americas, Europe, Greater China, Japan, and Rest of Asia Pacific. The Americas segment includes North and South America. The Europe segment consists of European countries, as well as India, the Middle East, and Africa. The Greater China segment comprises of China, Hong Kong, and Taiwan. The Rest of Asia Pacific segment includes Australia and Asian countries. Its products and services include iPhone, Mac, iPad, AirPods, Apple TV, Apple Watch, Beats products, Apple Care, iCloud, digital content stores, streaming, and licensing services. The company was founded by Steven Paul Jobs, Ronald Gerald Wayne, and Stephen G. Wozniak on April 1, 1976 and is headquartered in Cupertino, CA.

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TA Associates focuses primarily on investments in growth companies in a variety of sectors including: business services, communications, computers/peripherals, consumer, e-Services/information technology services, financial services, financial technology, healthcare services, healthcare technology, Internet infrastructure, Internet services, semiconductor/electronics and software. The firm seeks to invest in profitable companies that are leaders in industries in which the underlying fundamentals of profitability and growth are superior to the overall market. They look for companies with experienced management teams and highly efficient, profitable business models. TA Associates invests primarily in North America, Europe and Asia.TA Associates assists companies with public offerings, debt financings and mergers and acquisitions. They provide capital for acquisitions, growth, MBOs, for the purchase of stock from shareholders and to provide liquidity with leverage. TA Associates takes an active, lead role in the deals in which they participate and may take minority or majority positions. Funds are generally used to finance growth, MBOs and industry consolidations. The firm also participates in private share repurchases. They invest mainly in companies valued at $150 million to $3 billion. Equity investments range from $50 million to $500 million. Subordinated debt investments range from $10 million to $50 million. The majority of TA Associates' investments involve the use of debt. The firm may arrange larger investments through co-investments with their limited partners.

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Summit Partners invests in growth companies across the world. The firm target companies in sectors such as technology, healthcare & life sciences and growth products & services. They provide financing from venture capital to growth equity to fixed income for recapitalizations, MBOs and all stages of capital requirements with an investment size of USD10 million to more than USD500 million. They consider both majority and minority positions.

Suppliers
Fabrinet Equipment & Office Supplies | George Town, GT

Fabrinet is a provider of foundry services to optics OEMS. We manufacture, assemble, and test products for customers at our main manufacturing facilities in Bangkok, Thailand. We design and manufacture our own bulk optical materials and components at our facilities in Fuzhou, the People’s Republic of China, and New Jersey, USA. We use a variety of optical and electro-mechanical process technologies licensed for use by our customers or developed by us in-house. In addition, we use a number of internally developed operational systems which we believe provide our customers with improved efficiencies.

II-VI Incorporated Aerospace & Defense | SAXONBURG, PA

II-VI, Inc. engages in the development, refinement, manufacturing, and marketing of engineered materials and opto-electronic components and devices for precision in the field of industrial materials processing, optical communications, aerospace and defense, consumer electronics, semiconductor capital equipment, life sciences, and automotive applications and markets. It operates through the following three segments: Laser Solutions, Photonics, and Performance Products. The Laser Solutions segment designs, manufactures, and markets optical and electro-optical components and materials sold under the II-VI Infrared brand name. The Photonics segment manufactures crystal materials, optics, microchip lasers, and optoelectronic modules for use in optical communications networks and other diverse consumer, life sciences, and commercial applications. The Performance Products segment designs, manufactures, and markets infrared optical components and high-precision optical assemblies for aerospace and defense, medical, and commercial laser imaging applications. The company was founded Carl J. Johnson in 1971 and is headquartered in 1971 and is headquartered in Saxonburg, PA.

Competitors
Koch Industries, Inc. Chemicals - Wichita , KS

Koch Industries, Inc. began as Wood River Oil and Refining Co. in 1940. The company is based in Wichita, Kansas and is one of the largest private companies in America. Its major industries include refining, chemicals & biofuels, process & pollution control equipment and technologies, minerals, fertilizers, polymers & fibers, commodity trading & service, forest & consumer products, and ranching.Koch companies have supported education and social progress. These philanthropic efforts include support for educational institutions, foundations and programs that study and promote market-based solutions to societal challenge. Koch also works to protect, conserve and enhance natural resources; Koch companies around the world have earned awards for safety, environmental excellence, community stewardship, innovation and customer service since January 2009.

Lumentum Holdings, Inc. Electrical Products - Milpitas, CA

Lumentum Holdings, Inc. engages in the provision of optical and photonic products. It operates through the Optical Communications (OpComms) and Commercial Lasers segments. The OpComms segment includes a range of components, modules, and subsystems to support customers including carrier networks of access (local), metro (intracity), long-haul (city-to-city and worldwide), and submarine (undersea) applications. The Commercial Lasers segment focuses in serving customers in markets and applications such as sheet metal processing, general manufacturing, biotechnology, graphics and imaging, remote sensing, and precision machining such as drilling in printed circuit boards, wafer singulation, glass cutting, and solar cell scribing. The company was founded on February 10, 2015 and is headquartered in Milpitas, CA.

Acacia Communications, Inc. Electrical Products - Maynard, MA

Acacia Communications, Inc. is engaged in the development, manufacture, and sale of high-speed coherent optical interconnect products that are designed to transform communications networks through improvements in performance, capacity, and cost. The company was founded by Mehrdad Givehchi, Benny P. Mikkelsen, and Christian J. Rasmussen in June 2009 and is headquartered in Maynard, MA.

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