Beacon Mergers and Acquisitions Summary

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Beacon has acquired 45 companies, including 12 in the last 5 years. A total of 2 acquisitions came from private equity firms. It has also divested 2 assets.

Beacon’s largest acquisition to date was in 2017, when it acquired Allied Building Products for $2.6B. It’s largest disclosed sale occurred in 2020, when it sold Beacon - Interior Products Business to American Securities for $850M. Beacon has acquired in 24 different US states, and 3 countries. The Company’s most targeted sectors include building materials (52%) and distribution (47%).

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M&A Summary

  • M&A Total Activity47
    • M&A Buy Activity45
    • M&A Sell Activity2
  • Total Sectors Invested 3
  • Total Countries Invested 3
  • M&A Buy/Sell Connections 5
  • M&A Advisors 6

Beacon

Beacon Roofing Supply, Inc.

505 Huntmar Park Drive, Suite 300,
Herndon, Virginia 20170
United States,
(571) 323-3939
www.becn.com

Beacon is a distributor of residential and commercial roofing materials and complementary building products. Beacon was founded in 1928 and is based in Herndon, Virginia.


M&A Summary

Buy vs Sell

Year ≤ '16 '17 '18 '19 '20 '21 T
Buy (1.4/yr) # 38 4 2 - - 1 45
vol $1.2B $2.6B $3.8B
Sell (0.4/yr) # - - - - 1 1 2
vol $850M $850M
  47

Most Recent M&A

Company Date Value Type
Beacon Solar Products Business 2021-12-01 - Divestiture
Herndon, Virginia
Midway Sales & Distributing, Inc. 2021-11-01 - Add-on Acquisition
Topeka, Kansas · www.midwaywholesale.com
Beacon - Interior Products Business 2020-12-21 850M USD Divestiture
Herndon, Virginia
Atlas Supply, Inc. 2018-07-16 - Add-on Acquisition
Seattle, Washington · www.atlassupply.com
Tri-State Builder’s Supply, Inc. 2018-05-01 - Add-on Acquisition
Duluth, Minnesota · www.tristatebuilderssupply.com
Allied Building Products Corp. 2017-08-24 2.6B USD Divestiture
East Rutherford, New Jersey · www.alliedbuilding.com
Lowry’s Specialty Distribution, Inc. 2017-05-01 - Add-on Acquisition
Sun Valley, California · www.halowry.com
Eco Insulation Supply, Inc. 2017-01-09 - Add-on Acquisition
Stamford, Connecticut · www.ecofoamsupply.com
American Building & Roofing, Inc. 2017-01-03 - Add-on Acquisition
Snohomish, Washington · www.americanbuildingandroofing.com
BJ Building Material Supply Co. (BJ Supply) 2016-12-16 - Add-on Acquisition
Bristol, Pennsylvania · www.bjsupplycompany.com
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M&A by Sector

Sector Buy # Value Sell # Value
Building Materials 23 (51%) 111M (3%) 1 (50%) 850M (100%)
Distribution 21 (47%) 3.7B (97%) - -
Retail 1 (2%) - - -
Renewable Energy - - 1 (50%) -
Total 45 $3.8B 2 $850M

By Geo

State/Country Buy Value Sell Value
United States 40 3.8B 2 850M
  California 5 - - -
  Texas 4 1.1B - -
  Pennsylvania 4 - - -
  Colorado 3 - - -
  North Carolina 2 - - -
  Minnesota 2 - - -
  Washington 2 - - -
  Tennessee 2 - - -
  Virginia - - 2 850M
  Oklahoma 1 - - -
  Ohio 1 111M - -
  New Jersey 1 2.6B - -
  Nebraska 1 - - -
  Mississippi 1 - - -
  Michigan 1 - - -
  Maryland 1 - - -
  Maine 1 - - -
  Louisiana 1 - - -
  Kansas 1 - - -
  Georgia 1 - - -
  Florida 1 - - -
  Connecticut 1 - - -
  Alabama 1 - - -
  Oregon 1 - - -
Canada 4 - - -
  Ontario 1 - - -
  Nova Scotia 1 - - -
  British Columbia 1 - - -
  Alberta 1 - - -
1 - - -
  Florida 1 - - -
Domestic 40 (89%) 3.8B (100%) 2 (100%) 850M (100%)
Cross-border 5 (11%) - - -
Total 45 $3.8B 2 $850M

Top M&A Advisors

Financial Deals
Citigroup Investment Banking
2
Goldman Sachs Investment Banking Division
1
Global Power Partners
1
Legal Deals
Sidley Austin LLP
4
Schiff Hardin LLP
1
Potter Anderson & Corroon LLP
1

Deal Values

buy # Total
> $1B 2 $3.7B
$100M to $1B 1 $111M
TOTAL $3.8B
Largest Allied Building Products Corp.
$2.6B (2017-08-24)
sell # Total
$100M to $1B 1 $850M
TOTAL $850M
Largest Beacon - Interior Products Business
$850M (2020-12-21)

M&A Connections

Deals
Acquired from
Investor(s)
4%
2 (4%)
Strategic(s)
2%
1 (2%)
Divested to
Investor(s)
50%
1 (50%)
Strategic(s)
50%
1 (50%)

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