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Component Sense

Component Sense

Updated October 2023.

About Component Sense

Company Overview
Established in Scotland in 2001, Component Sense is a global marketplace for the redistribution of fully traceable excess and obsolete electronic component stock. By specialising exclusively in excess/obsolete components, we empower sustainability within the electronics industry and lead manufacturers towards zero waste. We are proud to ensure the utmost trust in our electronic components through our quality assurance processes and approach to exceptional customer service.
Company Size 25 UK-based Employees
INDUSTRY Electronics
Component Sense Head Office
Scotland, United Kingdom

Employee Demographics

  • <2 years - 64%
  • 2-5 years - 16%
  • 6-10 years - 4%
  • 11-15 years - 4%
  • 16-20 years - 8%
  • Over 20 years - 4%

Company Culture at Component Sense

The employee experience below at Component Sense, compared to a typical company.

96% of employees at Component Sense say it is a great place to work*, compared to 54% of employees at a typical UK based company.
Component Sense
Typical Company
*Responses to the statement “Taking everything into account, I would say this is a great place to work.” vs. a typical UK company.


I am given the resources and equipment to do my job.


This is a physically safe place to work.


Everyone has an opportunity to get special recognition.


People here are willing to give extra to get the job done.


You can count on people to cooperate.

Working at Component Sense

Some of the Component Sense team celebrating after completing Tough Mudder 10km Scotland in June 2022. Photo credit: TM.
Here are some members of the Component Sense team whilst attending Electronica Munich 2022. What an experience!
A small group of the Component Sense team whilst attending Sir Ranulph Fiennes' show in Edinburgh in March 2023.
Component Sense whilst on a company trip to Budapest, Hungary. Photo credit: Mark Ellison Photography.
Black and white headshot of Kenny McGee, Component Sense CEO.
Full-colour headshot of Kenny McGee, Component Sense CEO.
Working at Component Sense

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