AMETEK Mergers and Acquisitions Summary

Test/measurement EquipmentCompany

AMETEK has acquired 80 companies, including 26 in the last 5 years. A total of 37 acquisitions came from private equity firms. It has also divested 2 assets.

AMETEK’s largest acquisition to date was in 2021, when it acquired Abaco Systems for $1.4B. AMETEK has acquired in 22 different US states, and 7 countries. The Company’s most targeted sectors include electrical equipment (18%) and test/measurement equipment (18%).

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M&A Summary

  • M&A Total Activity72
    • M&A Buy Activity70
    • M&A Sell Activity2
  • Total Sectors Invested 13
  • Total Countries Invested 7
  • M&A Buy/Sell Connections 43
  • M&A Advisors 1

AMETEK

AMETEK, Inc.

1100 Cassatt Road,
Berwyn, Pennsylvania 19312
United States,
(610) 647-2121
www.ametek.com

AMETEK is a global manufacturer of electronic instruments and electromechanical devices. AMETEK was formed in 1930 and is based in Berwyn, Pennsylvania.


M&A Summary

Buy vs Sell

Year ≤ '16 '17 '18 '19 '20 '21 T
Buy (3.4/yr) # 53 2 6 2 1 6 70
vol $3.5B $522M $755M $1.1B $115M $1.6B $7.5B
Sell (0.2/yr) # 1 - - - 1 - 2
  72

Most Recent M&A

Company Date Value Type
Alphasense Ltd. 2021-12-01 - Add-on Acquisition
Braintree, United Kingdom · www.alphasense.com
NSI-MI Technologies LLC 2021-05-04 230M USD Add-on Acquisition
Suwanee, Georgia · www.nsi-mi.com
Crank Software, Inc. 2021-03-29 - Add-on Acquisition
Ottawa, Ontario · www.cranksoftware.com
Magnetrol International, Inc. 2021-03-29 - Add-on Acquisition
Aurora, Illinois · www.magnetrol.com
EGS Automation GmbH 2021-03-29 - Add-on Acquisition
Donaueschingen, Germany · www.egsautomatisierung.de
Abaco Systems, Inc. 2021-03-22 1.4B USD Add-on Acquisition
Huntsville, Alabama · www.abaco.com
IntelliPower Inc. 2020-02-05 115M USD Add-on Acquisition
Orange, California · www.intellipower.com
Reading Alloys, Inc. 2020-01-07 - Divestiture
Robesonia, Pennsylvania · www.reading-alloys.com
Gatan, Inc. 2019-09-27 925M USD Divestiture
Pleasanton, California · www.gatan.com
Pacific Design Technologies, Inc. 2019-09-04 125M USD Add-on Acquisition
Goleta, California · www.pd-tech.com
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M&A by Sector

Sector Buy # Value Sell # Value
Electrical Equipment 12 (17%) 1.7B (23%) - -
Test/Measurement Equipment 12 (17%) 1.2B (16%) - -
Technology Hardware 8 (11%) 2.9B (39%) 1 (50%) -
Aerospace 8 (11%) 125M (2%) - -
Manufacturing 8 (11%) 441M (6%) - -
Electronics 7 (10%) 156M (2%) - -
Machinery 4 (6%) 173M (2%) - -
Medical Products 4 (6%) 187M (2%) - -
Engineering 2 (3%) 64M (1%) - -
Information Technology 2 (3%) 525M (7%) - -
Metals/Mining 1 (1%) - 1 (50%) -
Semiconductors 1 (1%) 40M (1%) - -
Software 1 (1%) - - -
Total 70 $7.5B 2 -

By Geo

State/Country Buy Value Sell Value
United States 58 6.8B 2 -
  California 10 1.4B 1 -
  Illinois 6 1.2B - -
  Pennsylvania 4 264M 1 -
  Massachusetts 4 357M - -
  Oklahoma 3 - - -
  Ohio 3 170M - -
  New Jersey 3 185M - -
  Minnesota 3 182M - -
  Florida 3 - - -
  North Carolina 2 290M - -
  New York 2 173M - -
  Kansas 2 - - -
  Connecticut 2 550M - -
  Wisconsin 1 - - -
  Rhode Island 1 38M - -
  New Hampshire 1 13M - -
  Missouri 1 175M - -
  Michigan 1 70M - -
  Georgia 1 230M - -
  Arizona 1 - - -
  Alabama 1 1.4B - -
Germany 3 282M - -
United Kingdom 3 - - -
Canada 2 120M - -
  Quebec 1 120M - -
  Ontario 1 - - -
Switzerland 2 172M - -
Finland 1 - - -
France 1 92M - -
Domestic 58 (83%) 6.8B (91%) 2 (100%) -
Cross-border 12 (17%) 667M (9%) - -
Total 70 $7.5B 2 -

Top M&A Advisors

Financial Deals
Robert W. Baird & Co., Inc.
1

Deal Values

buy # Total
> $1B 1 $1.4B
$100M to $1B 24 $5.5B
< $100M 12 $656M
TOTAL $7.5B
Largest Abaco Systems, Inc.
$1.4B (2021-03-22)

M&A Connections

Deals
Acquired from
Investor(s)
39%
27 (39%)
Strategic(s)
11%
8 (11%)
Divested to
Strategic(s)
100%
2 (100%)

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