About

Multitone is a specialist in the development and delivery of bespoke, highly resilient, integrated messaging solutions, enabling organisations to optimise efficiency, reduce costs and improve organisational effectiveness.

Multitone supports its clients and partners with a consultative approach to the evaluation of key project deliverables, ensuring clients receive the best communication solutions aligned with their own organisational strategy. Our flexible solutions enable an organisations’ communication strategy to evolve over time without being restricted by the constraints and inherent costs associated with proprietary systems; new technologies and operational requirements can easily be accommodated within the system architecture.

Our range of modular, integrated messaging and communications solutions make it possible for businesses to optimise their communications workflows, benefit from efficiency gains, streamline team interactions, ensure corporate and national governance all to improve outcomes for staff throughout their organisations, and to enhance overall user experience and safety. This unique approach enables Multitone to assist our partners and clients throughout an evolutionarily process to the implementation of their ongoing communications strategy.

Fast Facts

  • Founded in 1931 and wholly owned subsidiary of Kantone Holdings, part of the Champion Technologies group of companies with a group turnover in excess of £500m in 2016
  • Invented the worlds first closed loop paging system at St. Thomas’ Hospital (UK) in 1956
  • Approximately 200 employees worldwide
  • Sales and service presence throughout EMEA, APAC, Americas and Australasia
  • Manufacturing and logistics in Malaysia and the UK
  • Extensive experience in life critical communication infrastructure deployment

Our Partnerships

As specialists in onsite critical communications Multitone Electronics are continuously updating our product and service offering, to ensure we deliver the most innovative communication solutions to our customers. We understand that the technology curve is constantly progressing and therefore so are the needs and wishes of our customers. To ensure we offer the best possible solutions we are looking to develop business relationships with those organisations who provide exceptional products which complement our series of solutions.

By working with like-minded organisations we at Multitone believe that we can deliver the most effective solution which gives our customer the infrastructure to meet their communications needs of today and continue to build for tomorrow.

Our business arrangements are designed to be mutually beneficial for our customers, our partners and ourselves. We are looking to develop communication solutions that enable our customers to maximise their capabilities and take advantage of the myriad of communication options now available to them such as: WiFi, Private Mobile Networks, SMS, e-mail, mobile, DECT and paging. All of which helps them to control, monitor and coordinate messaging, speech, centralised alarms and resource activity across multiple locations.

Our series of solutions and applications are designed to work on numerous platforms and to simplify the management of communication, in all of its guises, with a level of resilience that meets the highest possible standards.

Countries

Europe (Channel)  
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Company
Austria
Stranner Nachrichtentechnik
Belgium
GIMI
Bosnia/Kosovo/Macedonia/ Montenegro/Serbia/Croatia
King ICT
Denmark
Autronica Fire and Safety Security A/S
Czech Republic
Multitone CZ
Finland
Suomen Neuteca Oy
France
EMC2
 
OCM - Ouest Communications Mobiles
 
SYSOCO Wireless Technology
 
TER - Toulouse Radiocommunication
Germany
Multiton Elektronik GmbH
Greece
Telmaco Telecommunication
Hungary
Technikarls LTD
Italy
Nuove Tecnologie Srl
 
Unirete Telecomunicazioni SRL
Ireland
BP Multipage Ltd
Luxembourg
Eltrona Interdiffusion S.A.
 
Telephonie S.A.
Netherlands
HESSING Communications & Control
 
Eurocom Group
 
Innocom Bureau voor Bedrijfscommunicatie
Norway
Intercom Support AS
Portugal
Buscatel Com. SL, Spain
Romania
GLAD Trade & Industry
Russia
Moscow Multitone Centre
Spain
Buscatel Com. SL, Spain
 
Connectia Solutions Factory
Slovakia
Radiokomunikacne systemy
Slovenia
Stirnova 8
Sweden
LOTS Security AB
Switzerland
Vigisense
 
TeleAlarm SA
 
Gentianes Group
Americas (Channel)  
Africa (Channel)  
Country
Company
Egypt
Alpha Tone
Kenya
Kehuco
Asia (Channel)  
Country
Company
Hong Kong
Champion Technology
Malaysia
Multitone Malaysia
Malaysia/Thailand/Indonesia
Ashtac
Middle East (Channel)  
Country
Company
Iran
Rely International
Kuwait
Marafie Engineering Group
Libya
Dolphin Telecom
Oman
Electroman LLC
UAE/Saudi Arabia/Qatar
WAFA Technical Systems Services
Australasia (Channel)  

Our Team

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Stephen Gentry

CEO

Responsibilities for formulating the overall policy and development strategy for the Group’s operations. Stephen joined in 1988 as financial accountant of the UK operations, and has considerable experience working for the Group’s various European and American operations. He has been the Chief Executive of Multitone since 2003 and is a member of the Institute of Directors. 

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Ron Wray

Technical Director

Ron has responsibilities for overseeing Multitone's technical operations as well as developing the strategy for business investment in research and development. He joined the business in 1989 and has over 25 years of experience in the radio and the electronics industry and the Royal Navy. He is an associate member of the Institute of Sales and Marketing Managers and a member of the Institute of Directors.

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Clive McGovern

Sales & Marketing Director

Clive has previously worked at a senior level for technology businesses both in Europe and America before joining the business in 2009. He is a member of the Institute of Directors and the Chartered Institute of Marketing. He holds a Master’s degree and a Bachelor’s degree in Science. His business experience encompasses sales, marketing, support engineering, European patent law as well as accounting and finance.

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Phil Lawrence

Group Finance Director

Phil is a Fellow of the Chartered Institute of Management Accountants and has worked in finance for over 30 years. He had worked in various companies ranging from large international companies in the world to SMEs (small medium enterprises) covering engineering, fast moving consumer goods, power, transport, care, warehousing and distribution before joining Multitone in 2008.

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Frank Rotthoff

Managing Director Germany

Frank joined the Group in 2008 and has extensive experience in sales and marketing management in the electronics industry. His earlier career covered international sales of industrial machinery and process technology before entering the semiconductor sector in 1989. He was responsible for the sales organisation of a leading European distributor of electronic components before joining Multitone.

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Ed Paterson

Director of Operations

Ed joined Multitone in 2000, having previously worked for blue chip companies with roles in IT and Manufacturing.  He is a computer science graduate and member of the British Computer Society. Ed initially joined Multitone in an IT role but with a strong technology background, he is now responsible for overseeing Manufacturing operations.