Brenntag Mergers and Acquisitions Summary

Distribution Company

Brenntag has acquired 43 companies, including 7 in the last 5 years. A total of 1 acquisition came from private equity firms.

Brenntag’s largest acquisition to date was in 2010, when it acquired EAC Industrial Ingredients A/S for $180M. Brenntag has acquired in 8 different US states, and 21 countries. The Company’s most targeted sectors include distribution (94%) and chemicals (5%).

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M&A Summary

  • M&A Total Activity43
    • M&A Buy Activity43
  • Total Sectors Invested 3
  • Total Countries Invested 21
  • M&A Buy/Sell Connections 3

Brenntag GmbH

Stinnes-Platz 1,
Mulheim An Der Ruhr, DE-45472
Germany,
49-0-208-782-80
www.brenntag.de

Brenntag GmbH is a chemical distributor providing a one-stop shop for more than 150,000 customers.


M&A Summary

Buy vs Sell

Year ≤ '16 '17 '18 '19 '20 '21 T
Buy (1.4/yr) # 36 - 2 5 - - 43
vol $478M $478M
Sell (0.0/yr) # - - - - - - 0
  43

Most Recent M&A

Company Date Value Type
Quimisa SA 2019-10-09 - Add-on Acquisition
Bairro Bateas, Brazil · www.quimisa.com.br
Chemgrit Cosmetics (Pty) Ltd. 2019-08-01 - Add-on Acquisition
Gauteng, South Africa · www.chemgritcosmetics.co.za
Neuto Chemical Corp. 2019-07-31 - Add-on Acquisition
Taipei, Taiwan · www.neuto.com.tw
Crest Chemicals Proprietary Limited 2019-07-29 - Stake Purchase
Midrand, South Africa · www.crestchem.co.za
B&M Oil Co. 2019-06-28 - Add-on Acquisition
Oklahoma City, Oklahoma · www.bmoiltulsa.com
Desbro Group 2018-09-13 - Add-on Acquisition
Nairobi, Kenya
Alphamin SA 2018-08-16 - Add-on Acquisition
Wavre, Belgium · www.alphamin.com
TRYCHEM FZE 2015-08-11 - Stake Purchase
Dubai, United Arab Emirates · www.trychem.com
Quimicas Meroño S.L. 2015-05-13 - Add-on Acquisition
Cartagena, Spain · www.quimicasmerono.com
Lionheart Chemical Enterprises (Pty) Ltd. 2015-02-24 - Add-on Acquisition
Johannesburg, South Africa · www.lionheart.co.za
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Business Unit M&A

Company Acquired Add-On/Sale Date #
ALTIVIA Corp. 2013-01-02 Kmco LLC 2020-06-01 2
Houston, Texas · www.altivia.com Houston, Texas · www.kmcoinc.com
ALTIVIA Corp. 2013-01-02 The Dow Chemical Co. - Acetone Derivatives Business 2019-08-13 1
Houston, Texas · www.altivia.com Midland, Michigan
Multisol Group Ltd. 2011-09-02 Zenteum Ltd. 2011-11-02 1
Warrington, United Kingdom · www.multisolgroup.com Cheshire, United Kingdom · www.zenteum.com
Brenntag Quimica S.A.    - Especialidades Puma S.A. 2005-01-01 1
Dos Hermanas, Spain · www.brenntag.es Barcelona, Spain

M&A by Sector

Sector Buy # Value Sell # Value
Distribution 40 (93%) 478M (100%) - -
Chemicals 2 (5%) - - -
Food 1 (2%) - - -
Total 43 $478M - -

By Geo

State/Country Buy Value Sell Value
United States 9 125M - -
  Texas 2 125M - -
  South Carolina 1 - - -
  Oklahoma 1 - - -
  North Carolina 1 - - -
  New York 1 - - -
  Missouri 1 - - -
  Indiana 1 - - -
  California 1 - - -
Canada 3 - - -
  Quebec 1 - - -
  Newfoundland 1 - - -
Italy 3 - - -
South Africa 3 - - -
Turkey 3 - - -
Argentina 2 - - -
Brazil 2 - - -
Mexico 2 - - -
Netherlands 2 - - -
Spain 2 - - -
United Kingdom 2 172M - -
Belgium 1 - - -
Colombia 1 - - -
Denmark 1 180M - -
France 1 - - -
Kenya 1 - - -
Poland 1 - - -
Sweden 1 - - -
Switzerland 1 - - -
Taiwan 1 - - -
United Arab Emirates 1 - - -
Domestic - - - -
Cross-border 43 (100%) 478M (100%) - -
Total 43 $478M - -

Deal Values

buy # Total
$100M to $1B 3 $478M
TOTAL $478M
Largest EAC Industrial Ingredients Ltd. A/S
$180M (2010-07-13)

M&A Connections

Deals
Acquired from
Investor(s)
33%
1 (33%)
Strategic(s)
67%
2 (67%)

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