KeyTec was founded in 1999 through a 100% divestment of several former Philips Electronics factories in the Netherlands.

In the following years, KeyTec rapidly expanded its customer portfolio and its technology platforms and applications areas, and KeyTec set up its presence in Europe and Asia. Today, KeyTec is a Group of 4 similar manufacturing companies, sharing their technology, their common engineering base, their quality systems and their professional way of working to support their Top500 worldwide multinational customers as one.