Bruker Mergers and Acquisitions Summary

Test/measurement EquipmentCompany

Bruker has acquired 31 companies, including 21 in the last 5 years. A total of 3 acquisitions came from private equity firms.

Bruker’s largest acquisition to date was in 2010, when it acquired Veeco - Scanning Probe and Optical Industrial Metrology for $229M. Bruker has acquired in 10 different US states, and 10 countries. The Company’s most targeted sectors include test/measurement equipment (52%) and medical products (17%).

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M&A Summary

  • M&A Total Activity31
    • M&A Buy Activity31
  • Total Sectors Invested 7
  • Total Countries Invested 10
  • M&A Buy/Sell Connections 7

Bruker

Bruker Corp.

40 Manning Road,
Billerica, Massachusetts 01821
United States,
(978) 663-3660
www.bruker.com

Bruker is a provider of high-performance scientific instruments and solutions for molecular and materials research, as well as for industrial and applied analysis. Bruker was formed in 1991 and is based in Billerica, Massachusetts.


M&A Summary

Buy vs Sell

Year ≤ '16 '17 '18 '19 '20 '21 T
Buy (3.6/yr) # 13 6 7 4 1 - 31
vol $242M $242M
Sell (0.0/yr) # - - - - - - 0
  31

Most Recent M&A

Company Date Value Type
Canopy Biosciences LLC 2020-09-11 - Add-on Acquisition
St. Louis, Missouri · www.canopybiosciences.com
Magnettech EPR - Business 2019-10-02 - Divestiture
, Germany
PMOD Technologies LLC 2019-07-08 - Add-on Acquisition
Zürich, Switzerland · www.pmod.com
Rave LLC 2019-04-03 - Add-on Acquisition
Delray Beach, Florida · www.ravellc.com
Arxspan LLC 2019-03-14 - Add-on Acquisition
Southborough, Massachusetts · www.arxspan.com
Alicona Imaging GmbH 2018-11-14 - Add-on Acquisition
Graz, Austria · www.alicona.com
Hain Lifescience GmbH 2018-08-24 - Add-on Acquisition
Nehren, Germany · www.hain-lifescience.de
JPK Instruments AG 2018-07-12 - Add-on Acquisition
Berlin, Germany · www.jpk.com
Lactotronic B.V. 2018-07-03 - Add-on Acquisition
Drachten, Netherlands · www.lactotronic.com
Sierra Sensors GmbH 2018-06-04 - Add-on Acquisition
Hamburg, Germany · www.sierrasensors.com
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Business Unit M&A

Company Acquired Add-On/Sale Date #
Bruker Energy and Supercon Technologies, Inc.    - Oxford Instruments Superconducting Wire LLC 2016-11-17 1
Billerica, Massachusetts · www.bruker-est.com Tubney Woods, United Kingdom · www.oxford-instruments.com

M&A by Sector

Sector Buy # Value Sell # Value
Test/Measurement Equipment 16 (52%) 242M (100%) - -
Medical Products 5 (16%) - - -
Life Science 3 (10%) - - -
Software 3 (10%) - - -
Semiconductors 2 (6%) - - -
Internet Software and Services 1 (3%) - - -
Manufacturing 1 (3%) - - -
Total 31 $242M - -

By Geo

State/Country Buy Value Sell Value
United States 14 242M - -
  California 4 242M - -
  Wisconsin 1 - - -
  Washington 1 - - -
  Utah 1 - - -
  New York 1 - - -
  Missouri 1 - - -
  Minnesota 1 - - -
  Massachusetts 1 - - -
  Florida 1 - - -
Germany 9 - - -
Australia 1 - - -
Austria 1 - - -
Belgium 1 - - -
Israel 1 - - -
Italy 1 - - -
Netherlands 1 - - -
Spain 1 - - -
Switzerland 1 - - -
Domestic 14 (45%) 242M (100%) - -
Cross-border 17 (55%) - - -
Total 31 $242M - -

Deal Values

buy # Total
$100M to $1B 1 $229M
< $100M 1 $13M
TOTAL $242M
Largest Veeco - Scanning Probe and Optical Industrial Metrology
$229M (2010-08-16)

M&A Connections

Deals
Acquired from
Investor(s)
10%
3 (10%)
Strategic(s)
13%
4 (13%)

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