About us

Your trusted partner in manufacturing

The global manufacturing industry is a competitive landscape, but Eastek International Corporation has stood out for 31 years as a trusted and efficient partner for businesses of all sizes.

Robert Gerth

Chairman & CEO

Drew Groharing

Executive VP & CFO

Bill Boyer

Executive VP & COO

Gregg Schreiber

Executive VP, Business Development

Ron Rygiel

VP, Engineering

Gilles Antoine

VP, Customer Success

April Lemley

VP, Controller

We deliver on time and on budget

From small startups to Fortune 500 companies, we understand the unique challenges of bringing a product to market, and we’re dedicated to making the process as seamless as possible for our customers.

One of the ways we do this is by offering a range of manufacturing services, from PCB assembly to turnkey solutions and everything in between. We’ve invested in the technology and processes to ensure that we can deliver the highest quality products, on time & budget.

A partner invested in your business and product

But what really sets us apart is our commitment to our customers’ success. We’re not just a vendor – we’re a partner who is invested in your business and your product. Our team of experts will work closely with you to understand your unique needs and provide tailored solutions that meet them. And because we’re a vertically integrated manufacturer, we can provide end-to-end support from design through distribution.

At Eastek International Corporation, we believe in assisting our customers in being their most successful. We believe that by providing world-class manufacturing services, we can help our customers bring innovative products to market and make a real impact in their industries. Contact us today to learn more about how we can help your business succeed.

A proud member of the Electronics Representatives Association (ERA)

Since 2023 we have been a proud member of the Electronics Representatives Association. 

The ERA is an organization that supports independent sales representatives in the electronics industry. It provides its members with resources, networking opportunities, and advocacy to help them effectively market and sell electronic products, while also ensuring quality.

You can visit our ERA member page here.

Eastek’s History

Eastek International Corporation is Founded
In 1990 Fred Yuen founded Eastek International Corporation, to source electronic sub-assemblies and transformers from Taiwan and Hong Kong to the US market.
Corporate Headquarters Established
Eastek International Corporation establishes corporate headquarters near Chicago, IL.
Chinese Operations Expanded
In 1998 we consolidated our operations in China at a factory campus in Fenggang, Dongguan.
Draupnir, LLC Acquires Eastek Holdings, LLC
In 2004, Eastek and its Hong Kong and China subsidiaries were acquired by Draupnir, LLC.
Eastek Expands the Dongguan Facility
In 2006, Eastek expanded the DG Eastek site to a total of 465,000 sq. ft. manufacturing campus and acquired seven injection molding machines. As a result, we began marketing and selling injection mold tooling for export. The expansion of the DG campus also enabled us to create a larger campus that housed the “Eastek University” for the advancement of learning on the Eastek factory campus.
Eastek Invests in Quality Management System
In 2009, Eastek began Quality Management System investment to achieve US FDA 21CFR820 manufacturing compliance. That year, we also attained ISO-13485 Certification.
Eastek Expands into Malaysia
Eastek International Corp. purchased the assets of Adaptive Micro Systems (Malaysia) Snd Bhd, a manufacturer of electronic circuit boards and assemblies, as part of its strategy to expand its global manufacturing footprint.
Eastek Expands into Mexico
Eastek partnered with Entrada Group to establish a facility at their manufacturing campus in central Mexico.
Eastek Celebrates 30 Years of Service
In 2022, Eastek entered its 30th year incorporated in Illinois.

Your trusted choice for global contract manufacturing


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Our mission is commitment to our customers

Act with Integrity

We strive to be honest and straightforward in all we do.

Work as a Team

Collaborate with our colleagues, customers, suppliers.

Continuous Improvement

Promote personal growth as well as company growth & improvement.

Safe & Constructive Environment

Adhering to QMS systems with not only our products but also at our facilities.

Knowing What Matters

Ensuring we understand the needs, desires, and goals of our employees, customers, and suppliers.


We are dedicated to meeting our customers' needs.

Design and Build products that matter