Ahlsell - M&A Summary, Ownership, and Business Overview

DistributionCompany

Ahlsell M&A Summary

Ahlsell has acquired 56 companies of its own, including 29 in the last 5 years.

Ahlsell has acquired in 6 countries. The Company’s most targeted sectors include distribution (50%) and e-commerce (11%).

Ahlsell Ownership

Who owns Ahlsell?

Ahlsell is owned by CVC Capital Partners. It was acquired on February 29, 2012.

Is Ahlsell PE-backed?

Yes. Ahlsell is owned by private equity investor CVC Capital Partners.

Was Ahlsell formerly PE-backed?

Yes. Ahlsell was formerly owned by 3 private investors.

Ahlsell Business Overview

Where is Ahlsell headquartered?

Ahlsell is headquartered in Stockholm, Sweden.

What is Ahlsell’s revenue?

Ahlsell disclosed revenue of 2,489M SEK for 2012 and 2,300M EUR for 2011.

How many employees does Ahlsell have?

Ahlsell has 4,500 employees.

What sector is Ahlsell in?

Ahlsell is a distribution company.

When was Ahlsell founded?

Ahlsell was founded in 1877.

M&A Summary

  • M&A Total Activity56
    • M&A Buy Activity56
  • Total Sectors Invested 12
  • Total Countries Invested 6
  • M&A Buy/Sell Connections 3

Ahlsell

Ahlsell AB

Årstaängsvägen 11,
Stockholm, 117 43
Sweden,
46-0-8-685-70-00
www.ahlsell.com

Ahlsell is a distributor of heating & plumbing and electrical installation products. The company is focused on five core markets: Heating & Plumbing, Electrical, Tools & Machinery, Refrigeration and DIY, and has built leading market positions in a number of these sectors across the Nordic region. Ahlsell's diversified customer base has access to over 125,000 products from the company's 216 outlets across the region and can access a further 200,000 products from Ahlsell's suppliers. Ahlsell was founded in 1877 and is based in Stockholm, Sweden.


M&A Summary

Buy vs Sell

Year ≤ '19 '20 '21 '22 '23 '24 T
Buy (5.8/yr) # 27 1 8 11 4 5 56
Sell (0.0/yr) # - - - - - - 0
  56

Most Recent M&A

Company Date Value Type
Verktøy-Maskin AS 2024-04-19 - Add-on Acquisition
Mandal, Norway · www.verktoy-maskin.no
Alf I Larsen AS 2024-04-17 - Add-on Acquisition
Sandnes, Norway · www.ail.no
Heri AB 2024-04-08 - Add-on Acquisition
Luleå, Sweden · www.heri.se
Industrivarer AS 2024-02-29 - Add-on Acquisition
Namsos, Norway · www.industrivarer.no
JLI Smalandsstenar AB 2024-02-05 - Add-on Acquisition
Smålandsstenar, Sweden · www.jliab.se
B-Max Svets AB 2023-06-15 - Add-on Acquisition
Stenkullen, Sweden · www.b-max.se
Lindqvist AS 2023-05-30 - Add-on Acquisition
Bergen, Norway · www.lindqvist.no
Proffklær AS 2023-05-25 - Add-on Acquisition
Oslo, Norway · www.proffklaer.no
HJM Tak och Byggplåt AB 2023-01-24 - Add-on Acquisition
Mölndal, Sweden · www.hjm.se
Sanistål A/S 2022-12-22 - Add-on Acquisition
Aalborg, Denmark · www.sanistaal.dk
View All >>

M&A by Sector

Sector Buy # Value Sell # Value
Distribution 28 (50%) - - -
E-Commerce 6 (11%) - - -
Manufacturing 4 (7%) - - -
Retail 4 (7%) - - -
Building Materials 3 (5%) - - -
Business Services 3 (5%) - - -
Consumer Products 2 (4%) - - -
Safety/Security 2 (4%) - - -
Apparel/Textiles 1 (2%) - - -
Environmental 1 (2%) - - -
Machinery 1 (2%) - - -
Renewable Energy 1 (2%) - - -
Total 56 - - -

By Geo

State/Country Buy Value Sell Value
Sweden 27 - - -
Norway 16 - - -
Finland 9 - - -
Estonia 2 - - -
Denmark 1 - - -
Latvia 1 - - -
Domestic 27 (48%) - - -
Cross-border 29 (52%) - - -
Total 56 - - -

M&A Connections

Deals
Acquired from
Strategic(s)
5%
3 (5%)

 Subscribe to unlock this and 202,604
investor and company profiles

Sign-up today to get full access

  • check  Unlimited Searches
  • check  Unlimited Profile Views
  • check  Build and Export Lists of
    • PE Backed Companies
    • Direct Investors & Acquirers
    • Advisors
    • Deals
    • & More

What's Mergr?

We built Mergr to save people the arduous and time-consuming process of tracking when companies are bought, sold, and who currently owns them.

Every day, new opportunities emerge around M&A and we help professionals of all types comb through transactions, investors, and corporate acquirers via an easy-to-use web database that is accessible to anyone.

Try us for 1 week free today!

Mergr, the Easiest-to-Use PE and M&A DB


Key Benefits

  • Stay informed on events in your industry
  • M&A research that takes seconds (not all afternoon)
  • Better understand your customers and prospects
  • Discover active buyers (or sellers)
Search
  • 4.6K Private Equity Firms
  • 194K M&A Transactions
  • 198K Companies Involved in M&A
    (Buyer, Seller, or Target)
  • 3.6K M&A Advisors
    (Investment Banks and Law Firms)
  • 75K M&A Contacts
    (PE and M&A Advisors)

Ready to try?

Join FREE for 1 Week

No obligation. Cancel anytime.

Related Lists for Ahlsell

Distribution Companies , Sweden Companies