It is the third  largest global electronics manufacturing services EMSoriginal design manufacturer ODM company by revenue, behind only Taiwan's Pegatron to original equipment manufacturers. The corporate headquarters are located in Singapore and administrative in San JoseCalifornia. Inthe company was founded in Silicon Valley as Flextronics, Inc.
InFlextronics became a publicly held company. Inthe company returned to being a private company in a leveraged buyout and was renamed as Flextronics International, Ltd. Inthe company received venture capital funding through Sequoia Capital and became a public held company again in The company closed its contract electronic manufacturing plant in Richardson, Texas in Inthe company purchased the manufacturing division of Nortel Networks, and Solectron in In Flextronics took over a part of the production of Legobut in Lego decided to end relations with Flextronics and purchase the production facilities in Mexico and Hungary.
The acquisition of Solectron was completed by end of Octoberearlier than anticipated. The award was given based on quality, delivery performance, engineering support and cost for work with two of Danaher's business units, Tektronix and Fluke.
On 15 SeptemberFlextronics announced that it had been chosen by BrammoInc. The partnership represented an expansion of Flextronics' Automotive Division's portfolio for battery-powered vehicles and complemented its expertise in high voltage and energy recuperation for the automotive market.
That same year, Flextronics also signed an agreement with Brammo to provide acquisition and manufacturing in North America, Asia and Europe. InElementum was spun off from Flextronics as its own separate entity.