Dinan Capital Advisors, a leading middle market investment bank, is pleased to announce that its client, AC Photonics, Inc. (“AC Photonics” or the “Company”) received an equity investment from CenterGate Capital, L.P. (“CenterGate”). Dinan served as the exclusive financial advisor to AC Photonics and its shareholders in this transaction.

AC Photonics, based in Santa Clara, CA, is a leading provider of precision optical and fiber optic components and modules, both passive and active. The Company offers photonic solutions across a wide range of fiber optic communication applications. With an industry leading quality control program that delivers highly reliable products, its product portfolio includes fused and/or filter based components and modules, all of which are relied on by its customers to enhance their capabilities and improve their network performance.

CenterGate, based in Austin, Texas, is a private equity firm that helps companies drive meaningful growth and value through dynamic partnerships and supportive capital. CenterGate focuses on investing in lower middle-market companies with $20 to $250 million of revenue.

Dinan Capital Advisors is a leading middle-market investment bank providing merger and acquisition, capital placement, valuation and other financial advisory services to companies and institutional investors.