April 24, 2020, Reston, VA
Outcome Capital, an investment banking firm that serves middle market growth companies in aerospace, defense and government services, technology, life sciences and healthcare, is pleased to announce that Forward Photonics, LLC (the “Company”) has been acquired by an undisclosed private equity firm. Outcome Capital provided exclusive advisory services to the Company.
Based in Woburn, MA, Forward Photonics provides diode laser solutions to primarily the US Government. The Company’s patented wavelength beam combining (WBC) technology is used in a variety of offensive and defensive solutions for; infrared counter measures, directed energy, and electronic warfare. The Company has experience designing and manufacturing lasers at a wide range of wavelengths, from UV to LWIR, and up to multi-kilowatt power levels and has supplied its products to ARL, AFRL, Dahlgren, ARL and SMDC. Direct diode lasers offer comparable power and beam quality to fiber lasers in addition to providing superior reliability and wavelength flexibility, helping clients meet the demanding Size, Weight and Power (SWaP) requirements of military environments.
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Based in Woburn, MA, Forward Photonics employs groundbreaking beam combining technology which allows them to achieve brightness scaling with virtually any semiconductor laser material. The company has experience designing and manufacturing lasers at a wide range of wavelengths, from UV to LWIR, and up to multi-kilowatt power levels. For more information, visit: www.forwardphotonics.com