Axalta Mergers and Acquisitions Summary

Chemicals Company

Axalta has acquired 12 companies, including 10 in the last 5 years.

Axalta’s largest acquisition to date was in 2017, when it acquired The Valspar - Industrial Wood Coatings business for $420M. Axalta has acquired in 5 different US states, and 5 countries. The Company’s most targeted sectors include chemicals (84%) and distribution (17%).

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M&A Summary

  • M&A Total Activity12
    • M&A Buy Activity12
  • Total Sectors Invested 2
  • Total Countries Invested 5
  • M&A Buy/Sell Connections 3
  • M&A Advisors 1

Axalta Coating Systems Ltd. (Axalta)

Two Commerce Square Suite 3600 2001 Market Street,
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19103
United States,
(855) 547-1461
www.axalta.com

Axalta is a global manufacturer, marketer and distributor of advanced coating systems primarily for the transportation industry. The company comprises four segments: refinish, OEM, industrial liquid and powder. Axalta operates manufacturing sites on six continents, serving customers in 120 countries directly and through 4,000 distributors. Axalta Coating Systems was founded in 1866 and is based in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.


M&A Summary

Buy vs Sell

Year ≤ '16 '17 '18 '19 '20 '21 T
Buy (1.2/yr) # 6 5 - 1 - - 12
vol $420M $420M
Sell (0.0/yr) # - - - - - - 0
  12

Most Recent M&A

Company Date Value Type
Capital Paints LLC 2019-09-16 - Add-on Acquisition
Ras Al Khaimah, United Arab Emirates · www.capitalpaints.com
Plascoat Systems Ltd. 2017-08-14 - Divestiture
Farnham, United Kingdom · www.plascoat.com
Spencer Coatings Group Ltd. 2017-05-22 - Add-on Acquisition
Aberdeen, United Kingdom · www.spencercoatings.co.uk
The Valspar Corp. - Industrial Wood Coatings business 2017-04-12 420M USD Divestiture
, United States
Century Industrial Coatings 2017-02-01 - Add-on Acquisition
Jacksonville, Texas · www.centurypaint.com
Ellis Paint Co. 2017-01-06 - Add-on Acquisition
Los Angeles, California · www.ellispaint.com
Geeraets Autolak BV 2016-08-01 - Add-on Acquisition
Druten, Netherlands · www.geeraets-autolak.nl
United Paint & Chemical - Automotive Interior Rigid Thermoplastics Coatings Business 2016-07-20 - Divestiture
Southfield, Michigan
High Performance Coating Sdn. Bhd. 2016-06-30 - Add-on Acquisition
Shah Alam, Malaysia · www.hipic.com.my
Dura Coat Products, Inc. 2016-06-27 - Add-on Acquisition
Riverside, California · www.duracoatproducts.com
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M&A by Sector

Sector Buy # Value Sell # Value
Chemicals 10 (83%) 420M (100%) - -
Distribution 2 (17%) - - -
Total 12 $420M - -

By Geo

State/Country Buy Value Sell Value
United States 6 420M - -
  California 2 - - -
  Texas 1 - - -
  Ohio 1 - - -
  Michigan 1 - - -
Netherlands 2 - - -
United Kingdom 2 - - -
Malaysia 1 - - -
United Arab Emirates 1 - - -
Domestic 6 (50%) 420M (100%) - -
Cross-border 6 (50%) - - -
Total 12 $420M - -

Top M&A Advisors

Financial Deals
Centerview Partners LLC
1

Deal Values

buy # Total
$100M to $1B 1 $420M
TOTAL $420M
Largest The Valspar Corp. - Industrial Wood Coatings business
$420M (2017-04-12)

M&A Connections

Deals
Acquired from
Strategic(s)
25%
3 (25%)

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