Focusrite Plc develops and markets hardware and software products. It operates through the following segments: Focusrite, Novation, and Distribution. The Focusrite segment engages in the sale of Focusrite or Focusrite Pro branded products. The Novation segment engages in the sale of Novation and Ampify branded products. The Distribution segment distributes third-party brands including KRK, Ableton, Stanton, Cerwin-Vega, Cakewalk and sE Electronics. The company was founded by Philip Dudderidge in 1985 and is headquartered in High Wycombe, the United Kingdom.