Established in 2006, Acument Global Technologies is one of the world s leading producers of mechanical fastening products. The company provides fastening and assembly solutions to customers in more than 150 countries. It offers blind fastening systems and engineered components. The company markets products under the Avdel, Camcar, Elco and Flexalloy brand names. The company also offers value engineering and supply chain and logistics services. Acument Global Technologies clients include Ford Motor Company, Renault, Boeing and Microsoft Corporation. The company operates business units in North America, South America, Europe and the Asia-Pacific. Its business unit, Acument Intellectual Properties, is one of the world s leading companies that specializes in the design, manufacture and supply of engineered fasteners and fastening systems. It maintains manufacturing and distribution facilities in over 15 countries and has a work force of nearly 9,000 employees. Acument Global Technologies serves the aerospace, automotive, electronic and construction industries.