Gooch & Housego (Torquay) Overview

  • Founded
  • 1985

  • Status
  • Acquired/​Merged

  • Employees
  • 93

  • Latest Deal Type
  • M&A

  • Latest Deal Amount
  • $10M

Gooch & Housego (Torquay) General Information


Manufacturer of analogue meter products created to sell passive and active fiber-optic components and integrated modules. The company's analogue meter products and systems incorporating fiber optics, sources, detectors and associated electronics are for use in several industrial applications enabling telecommunications, biomedical, industrial and aerospace and defense industries avail specialized products and systems.

Contact Information

Formerly Known As
SIFAM Fiber Optics
Ownership Status
Financing Status
Formerly VC-backed
Primary Industry
Fiberoptic Equipment
Primary Office
  • Broomhill Way
  • Devon
  • Torquay TQ2 7QL
  • England, United Kingdom

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Gooch & Housego (Torquay) Valuation & Funding

Deal Type Date Amount Raised to Date Post-Val Status Stage
3. Merger/Acquisition 08-May-2007 $10M 0000 Completed Profitable
2. Merger/Acquisition 16-Dec-1999 0000 00.000 0000 Completed Generating Revenue
1. Early Stage VC 01-Dec-1987 $2.04M $2.04M Completed Startup
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Gooch & Housego (Torquay) Patents

Gooch & Housego (Torquay) Recent Patent Activity

Publication ID Patent Title Status First Filing Date Technology (CPC) Citations
GB-202215034-D0 Optical beam intensity modulator Pending 12-Oct-2022
GB-2580607-B Dual fibre optical apparatus Active 15-Jan-2019 0000000000 0
GB-2580607-A Dual fibre optical apparatus Active 15-Jan-2019 0000000000 0
GB-201900561-D0 Dual fibre optical apparatus Active 15-Jan-2019
GB-2601409-A Dual fibre optical apparatus Pending 15-Jan-2019 G02B6/02042 0
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Gooch & Housego (Torquay) Executive Team (2)

Name Title Board Seat Contact Info
Paul Ellis Managing Director and Chief Executive Officer
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Gooch & Housego (Torquay) Signals

Growth Rate

0.80% Weekly
Weekly Growth 0.80%, 93rd %
-35.5%. 530%

Size Multiple

219x Median
Size Multiple 219x, 100th %ile
0.00x 0.95x. 413Kx

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Gooch & Housego (Torquay) Former Investors (2)

Investor Name Investor Type Holding Investor Since Participating Rounds Contact Info
Thompson Clive Venture Capital Venture Capital Minority 000 0000 000000 0
Viavi Solutions Corporation Majority 000 0000 000000 0
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Gooch & Housego (Torquay) Acquisitions (1)

Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Lead Partner
0000 (00 0000 01-Jan-2002 0000000000 Fiberoptic Equipment
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