DC Advisory (DC), led by Shinya Nakamura and Daiyu Sato, advised MinebeaMitsumi Inc, a Japanese multinational corporation and a major producer of machinery components and electronic devices, on its acquisition of ABLIC Inc, a semiconductor manufacturer based on watch-related technologies, from the Development Bank of Japan and Seiko Instruments.

DC was retained as financial advisor to MinebeaMitsumi, after advising MinebeaMitsumi on its initial successful acquisition of U-Shin, an automotive components supplier.

The transaction is expected to create synergies between both MinebeaMitsumi and ABLIC’s respective portfolios, developing and manufacturing products with an even higher performance and quality by integrating both companies' advanced technologies.