IQE’s acquisition of Kopin Wireless wins Business Insider Deal of the Year

23 September 2013

Cardiff, UK, 23 September 2013: IQE plc (AIM: IQE, "IQE" or the "Group"), the leading global supplier of advanced semiconductor wafer products and wafer services to the semiconductor industry, has received the Deal of the Year prize at the Business Insider Wales Business Awards.

The Award was presented to IQE at a ceremony in Cardiff on 19 September.

Dr Drew Nelson, IQE Chief Executive said:

The acquisition of US based Kopin’s wireless division earlier this year was one of three transformational deals undertaken since the beginning of 2012. This award acknowledges the hard work by all involved in completing these major international transactions as well as the subsequent successful integration of the businesses into the IQE Group.

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