Centum Electronics was founded in 1994 by Mr. Apparao Mallavarapu in Bangalore, India. Since then, Centum has rapidly grown into a diversified electronics company operating across different industry segments and offering a broad range of products and services. It has continuously invested in strengthening its design & product development capabilities and has established truly world-class manufacturing facilities which today are spread across 4 locations in Bangalore.
A key contributor to Centum’s growth has been the strong relationships forged with international customers and partners that have enabled the company to establish a global presence and bring value to a range of customers. This customer-focused approach coupled with Centum’s core-values of Technology-Teamwork-Trust has resulted in a track-record of high quality products & services and excellent execution ability.
Today, the Centum Group’s offerings range from customized product design & development, manufacturing services and turnkey solutions for mission-critical applications in the Defence, Aerospace, Space, Industrial, Medical and Communications markets. Revenues are also evenly distributed by geography as shown below.
The group has four operating units each lead by a strong and experienced management team.
Centum Strategic Electronics– The Strategic Electronics Business Unit offers design services and develops electronics products for defence and space customers. Centum is a leading industry partner for India’s DRDO labs, Defence PSUs as well as key international defence companies in several critical programs. It is also a key partner for the Indian Space Research Organization having delived mission critical electronics on almost all satellite programs over the last decade.
Centum EMS– The Electronics Manufacturing Services business unit addresses high-mix low-medium volume products in the defence, aerospace, industrial, medical and telecom segments. The offerings include box builds, system integration, PCBA, test, environmental screening and repair & return services.
Centum Rakon– Centum Rakon, a joint venture between Centum Electronics Ltd, India and Rakon Ltd, New Zealand, is engaged in the design and manufacturing of high performance frequency control products for the Telecommunications, Industrial, Defense, Aerospace and Space markets. The product range includes OCXO, TCXO, VCXO, clock oscillators and filters
Centum Industries– Centum Industries is engaged in the manufacture and assembly of mechanical products.They provide engineering solutions to various requirements in the field of plastics and sheet metal for the industrial customers.