Littelfuse Executives Receive 2014 Best Supporting Partner Awards from Arrow Electronics

Awards honor Littelfuse executives for assistance in achieving record year in sales

CHICAGO, March 31, 2015 — Two executives from Littelfuse, Inc., the global leader in circuit protection, were recognized with annual Best Supporting Partner Awards in Asia-Pacific region from Arrow Electronics. David Zha, sales director of the Littelfuse Electronics Business Unit for Hong Kong/China, and KY Ong, the company’s sales director for Southeast Asia and Australia/New Zealand, Global EMS, were honored at a dinner on February 5th in Shanghai. The awards were presented by John Drabik, Arrow’s Global PEMCO vice president, in recognition of the high level of support Zha and Ong provided to Arrow in 2014, which helped the company achieve record sales in 2014 in the Asia-Pacific, Hong Kong, and Association of Southeast Asian Nations regions.

In presenting the awards, Drabik noted, "These awards are our way of recognizing the tremendous support David, KY, and the rest of the Littelfuse organization provided to Arrow last year, which helped us make 2014 the best sales year in our history. Specifically, the support we received on the new product launch for the LSP05-LSP10 SPD modules for LED lighting enabled us to leverage our lighting team for successful design wins with our lighting customers.” Drabik continued, “We look forward with great anticipation to working with them and to our continued mutual success."

“We are pleased to recognize these individuals for their tremendous support and dedication in growing our mutual business,” said Simon Yu, president of Arrow’s components business in the Asia-Pacific region. “We appreciate the strong collaboration and engagement at all levels between Littelfuse and Arrow. We look forward to continue working with Littelfuse to bring their innovative products and solutions to the market.”

Deepak Nayar, vice president and general manager, Electronics Business Unit of Littelfuse, said, “At Littelfuse, we’ve always considered ourselves fortunate to have a strong working partnership with a company of Arrow Asia’s caliber. These awards make it clear that Arrow Asia recognizes the value of the support that Zha and Ong bring to their business.”

Media Contact:
Rhonda Stratton
Global Marketing Communications Manager
Electronics Business Unit
rstratton@littelfuse.com
1-773-628-0644

About Arrow Electronics
Arrow Electronics (www.arrow.com) is a global provider of products, services and solutions to industrial and commercial users of electronic components and enterprise computing solutions. Arrow serves as a supply channel partner for more than 100,000 original equipment manufacturers, contract manufacturers and commercial customers through a global network of more than 460 locations in 56 countries.

About Littelfuse
Founded in 1927, Littelfuse is the world leader in circuit protection with growing global platforms in power control and sensing. The company serves global customers in the electronics, automotive and industrial markets with technologies including fuses, semiconductors, polymers, ceramics, relays and sensors. Littelfuse has over 8,000 employees in more than 35 locations throughout the Americas, Europe and Asia. For more information, please visit the Littelfuse website: littelfuse.com.


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