Market-leading component expertise providing you with transformational levels of product innovation, supply-chain integrity and service support.

Astute acts as a close partner and fully-authorised franchise distributor for more than 70 of the world’s premier specialist electronic component manufacturers.

You’ll find we’re a highly-accredited, independent, unbiased and supportive collaborator. Our constant goal is to help yours Measuring our success only in your success. Maintaining critical up-to-the-minute market awareness through transparent, trusted and mutually-supportive relationships with customers and manufacturers that future-proof your supply chain, reduce risk and protect you from inferior parts.

Underpinned by globally-recognised quality standards and a proactive, forward-looking service ethos encompassing bespoke technically-focussed component support at every level, Astute’s international footprint extends across advanced, high-reliability component supply across:

Aerospace

Defence

Maritime

Rail

Medical

Industrial Automation

Renewable Energy

Electric Vehicles

Trusted for three decades

Astute was founded more than three decades ago by CEO and MD Geoff Hill to bridge the gap between broadline and independent distribution in the European supply chain.

Headquartered in the UK, still privately owned, and with strategically-located offices now stretching across five continents, Astute has evolved into a global technology solutions player offering reliable cradle-to-grave component support throughout the entire product life-cycle.

Geoff Hill
Founder & Managing Director

Quality Assurance

We’re dedicated to excellence. Protecting you from inferior and counterfeit parts through AS6081 supply certification across multiple locations on both sides of the Atlantic.

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Astute Group

Astute’s family of business support divisions and subsidiaries spans leading-edge power solutions, Mil-Aero grade asset tracking and ever-increasing synergy in design-led distribution and representation.

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Leadership Team

We take leadership seriously. Not just within our business but as an active participant in various government and industry consultative groups.

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Careers

We help customers unleash their full potential. And we’re just as passionate about doing the same for you.

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Quality Assurance

We’re dedicated to excellence. Protecting you from inferior and counterfeit parts through AS6081 supply certification across multiple locations on both sides of the Atlantic.

Read more

Astute Group

Astute’s family of business support divisions and subsidiaries spans leading-edge power solutions, Mil-Aero grade asset tracking and ever-increasing synergy in design-led distribution and representation.

More Group info

Leadership Team

We take leadership seriously. Not just within our business but as an active participant in various government and industry consultative groups.

Read more

Careers

We help customers unleash their full potential. And we’re just as passionate about doing the same for you.

Find out more

Quality Assurance

We’re dedicated to excellence. Protecting you from inferior and counterfeit parts through AS6081 supply certification across multiple locations on both sides of the Atlantic.

Read more

Astute Group

Astute’s family of business support divisions and subsidiaries spans leading-edge power solutions, Mil-Aero grade asset tracking and ever-increasing synergy in design-led distribution and representation.

More Group info

Leadership Team

We take leadership seriously. Not just within our business but as an active participant in various government and industry consultative groups.

Read more

Careers

We help customers unleash their full potential. And we’re just as passionate about doing the same for you.

Find out more

Quality Assurance

We’re dedicated to excellence. Protecting you from inferior and counterfeit parts through AS6081 supply certification across multiple locations on both sides of the Atlantic.

Read more

Astute Group

Astute’s family of business support divisions and subsidiaries spans leading-edge power solutions, Mil-Aero grade asset tracking and ever-increasing synergy in design-led distribution and representation.

More Group info

Leadership Team

We take leadership seriously. Not just within our business but as an active participant in various government and industry consultative groups.

Read more

Careers

We help customers unleash their full potential. And we’re just as passionate about doing the same for you.

Find out more

Quality Assurance

We’re dedicated to excellence. Protecting you from inferior and counterfeit parts through AS6081 supply certification across multiple locations on both sides of the Atlantic.

Read more

Astute Group

Astute’s family of business support divisions and subsidiaries spans leading-edge power solutions, Mil-Aero grade asset tracking and ever-increasing synergy in design-led distribution and representation.

More Group info

Leadership Team

We take leadership seriously. Not just within our business but as an active participant in various government and industry consultative groups.

Read more

Careers

We help customers unleash their full potential. And we’re just as passionate about doing the same for you.

Find out more

Quality Assurance

We’re dedicated to excellence. Protecting you from inferior and counterfeit parts through AS6081 supply certification across multiple locations on both sides of the Atlantic.

Read more

Astute Group

Astute’s family of business support divisions and subsidiaries spans leading-edge power solutions, Mil-Aero grade asset tracking and ever-increasing synergy in design-led distribution and representation.

More Group info

Leadership Team

We take leadership seriously. Not just within our business but as an active participant in various government and industry consultative groups.

Read more

Careers

We help customers unleash their full potential. And we’re just as passionate about doing the same for you.

Find out more

Quality Assurance

We’re dedicated to excellence. Protecting you from inferior and counterfeit parts through AS6081 supply certification across multiple locations on both sides of the Atlantic.

Read more

Astute Group

Astute’s family of business support divisions and subsidiaries spans leading-edge power solutions, Mil-Aero grade asset tracking and ever-increasing synergy in design-led distribution and representation.

More Group info

Leadership Team

We take leadership seriously. Not just within our business but as an active participant in various government and industry consultative groups.

Read more

Careers

We help customers unleash their full potential. And we’re just as passionate about doing the same for you.

Find out more

Quality Assurance

We’re dedicated to excellence. Protecting you from inferior and counterfeit parts through AS6081 supply certification across multiple locations on both sides of the Atlantic.

Read more

Astute Group

Astute’s family of business support divisions and subsidiaries spans leading-edge power solutions, Mil-Aero grade asset tracking and ever-increasing synergy in design-led distribution and representation.

More Group info

Leadership Team

We take leadership seriously. Not just within our business but as an active participant in various government and industry consultative groups.

Read more

Careers

We help customers unleash their full potential. And we’re just as passionate about doing the same for you.

Find out more

Quality Assurance

We’re dedicated to excellence. Protecting you from inferior and counterfeit parts through AS6081 supply certification across multiple locations on both sides of the Atlantic.

Read more

Astute Group

Astute’s family of business support divisions and subsidiaries spans leading-edge power solutions, Mil-Aero grade asset tracking and ever-increasing synergy in design-led distribution and representation.

More Group info

Leadership Team

We take leadership seriously. Not just within our business but as an active participant in various government and industry consultative groups.

Read more

Careers

We help customers unleash their full potential. And we’re just as passionate about doing the same for you.

Find out more

Quality Assurance

We’re dedicated to excellence. Protecting you from inferior and counterfeit parts through AS6081 supply certification across multiple locations on both sides of the Atlantic.

Read more

Astute Group

Astute’s family of business support divisions and subsidiaries spans leading-edge power solutions, Mil-Aero grade asset tracking and ever-increasing synergy in design-led distribution and representation.

More Group info

Leadership Team

We take leadership seriously. Not just within our business but as an active participant in various government and industry consultative groups.

Read more

Careers

We help customers unleash their full potential. And we’re just as passionate about doing the same for you.

Find out more

Quality Assurance

We’re dedicated to excellence. Protecting you from inferior and counterfeit parts through AS6081 supply certification across multiple locations on both sides of the Atlantic.

Read more

Astute Group

Astute’s family of business support divisions and subsidiaries spans leading-edge power solutions, Mil-Aero grade asset tracking and ever-increasing synergy in design-led distribution and representation.

More Group info

Leadership Team

We take leadership seriously. Not just within our business but as an active participant in various government and industry consultative groups.

Read more

Careers

We help customers unleash their full potential. And we’re just as passionate about doing the same for you.

Find out more

Global Locations

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United Kingdom

Hertfordshire

T: +44 (0) 1438 909 909

E: [email protected]

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United States

Texas

T: +1 (512) 524 2935

E: [email protected]

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Australia

Melbourne

T: +61 (0) 3 9705 8148

E: [email protected]

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Germany

Munich

T: +49 (0) 8024 4776590

E: [email protected]

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Singapore

Singapore

T: +65 9668 0767

E: [email protected]

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Netherlands

Amsterdam

T: +31 (0) 6729 23 62 61

E: [email protected]

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Italy

Napoli

T: +39 (0) 967 82 90 63

E: [email protected]

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Nordics

Stockholm

T: +44 (0) 1438 909945

E: [email protected]

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Mexico

Guadalajara

T: +1 757 483 4286

E: [email protected]

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“In a dynamic, fast-moving technology landscape with customers always seeking to exceed expectations, Astute is constantly raising its game to help you raise yours.”

Geoff Hill
Astute founder, CEO & MD

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Electronics industry optimistic: bright start to 2024

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Control illuminates all aspects in theory and presents the current world range of usable technologies, processes, products and system solutions for industrial quality assurance in practice. Control is the most important trade fair of the year for many companies and is being anticipated with correspondingly keen enthusiasm. Experts develop viable, forwardlooking QA solutions for everyday […]

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