TYNETEC Welcomes Jontek to the Assisted Living & Healthcare Business Unit of Legrand Electric Ltd.


As leading innovators in Technology Enabled Care services, Tynetec are delighted to welcome Jontek Ltd to its Assisted Living & Healthcare Business Unit of Legrand Electric Ltd.

The acquisition of the Stockport based Jontek Ltd by Legrand, see’s a further investment into the Assisted Living market and strengthens the group’s capabilities to deliver digital platform solutions to support those who wish to remain independent in their own home or with an appropriate level of carer support.

The deal was announced jointly by Chris Dodd, Managing Director of Legrand’s UK Assisted Living and Healthcare Business Unit and John Mooney, Managing Director of Jontek Ltd.

The Jontek brand has been at the forefront of monitoring for over 20 years and their Answer-link Monitoring Software Platform is the perfect complement to the Tynetec product offering of At Home Alarms and Assisted Living Call Systems.

Managing Director, Chris Dodd commented “The acquisition of Jontek Ltd provides us with a fantastic opportunity to offer complete, integrated solutions to all of our clients, adding greater value and enhanced digital capabilities.”

John Mooney added, “To achieve our long term goals of accelerating our market positions both nationally and internationally, Legrand will enable us to continue to invest strongly in what we believe to be the most advanced monitoring software on the market. Combining Tynetec product hardware and Jontek software will provide significant benefits to better service both of our customers.”

Chris Dodd concludes, “Historically, both Jontek and Tynetec have been committed advocates of an open protocol philosophy. This will continue to remain one of our primary considerations when developing integrated digital solutions and innovative IP care platforms of the future.”


For further information contact Chris Dodd on telephone 01670 352371 or email marketing@tynetec.co.uk

Editor Notes

Who is Legrand?

Legrand (www.legrand.com) is the world’s largest specialist in electrical and digital building infrastructures, with products ranging from circuit breakers and wiring devices to structured cabling systems, home automation and assisted living solutions. With a presence in over 90 countries and close to 50 brands worldwide, Legrand achieved sales of c. € 4.8 billion in 2015.

Who is Jontek Ltd?

Jontek Ltd has been providing assisted living software platforms for the monitoring of telecare, telehealth, lone worker and m-Care services for more than 20 years. Their clients include Local Authorities, Housing Associations, Private Care Providers, Primary Health Care Trusts and Charities.

4th May 2016