Qorvo, Inc.’s Acquisition of Active-Semi International, Inc.

Ropes & Gray represented Qorvo, Inc. on the deal

Qorvo®, Inc. (Nasdaq:QRVO), a leading provider of innovative RF solutions that connect the world, has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire Active-Semi International, Inc. (“Active-Semi”), a private fabless supplier of programmable analog power solutions.

Active-Semi will become part of Qorvo’s Infrastructure and Defense Products (IDP) group. Active-Semi’s technologies are positioned to intersect multiple long-term secular trends in 5G, industrial, data center, automotive and smart home by addressing the increased demand for efficient power solutions.

Active-Semi, founded in Silicon Valley with 141 employees worldwide and headquartered in the Dallas, Texas, is an emerging leader in the multi-billion-dollar power management and intelligent motor drive IC markets.

The Ropes & Gray team was led by mergers & acquisitions partner Paul Scrivano (Picture), and included private equity associate Reed Harasimowicz and corporate associate Christina Kim.

Involved fees earner: Reed Harasimowicz – Ropes & Gray; Christina Kim – Ropes & Gray; Paul Scrivano – Ropes & Gray;

Law Firms: Ropes & Gray;

Clients: Qorvo Inc;

Author: Ambrogio Visconti