Bureau Veritas - M&A Summary and Business Overview

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Bureau Veritas M&A Summary

Bureau Veritas has acquired 72 companies, including 11 in the last 5 years. A total of 4 acquisitions came from private equity firms. It has also divested 3 assets.

Bureau Veritas’ largest acquisition to date was in 2014, when it acquired Maxxam Analytics International for $494M. Bureau Veritas has acquired in 8 different US states, and 24 countries. The Company’s most targeted sectors include business services (87%) and test/measurement equipment (7%).

Bureau Veritas Business Overview

Where is Bureau Veritas headquartered?

Bureau Veritas is headquartered in Neuilly-sur-Seine, France.

What is Bureau Veritas’ revenue?

Bureau Veritas disclosed revenue of 4,981M EUR for 2021 and 4,601M EUR for 2020.

How many employees does Bureau Veritas have?

Bureau Veritas has 78,000 employees.

What sector is Bureau Veritas in?

Bureau Veritas is a business services company.

When was Bureau Veritas founded?

Bureau Veritas was founded in 1828.

M&A Summary

  • M&A Total Activity75
    • M&A Buy Activity72
    • M&A Sell Activity3
  • Total Sectors Invested 7
  • Total Countries Invested 24
  • M&A Buy/Sell Connections 10

Bureau Veritas

Bureau Veritas SA

Immeuble Newtime 40/52 Boulevard du Parc,
Neuilly-sur-Seine, 92200
France,
+33 1 55 24 70 00
www.bureauveritas.com

Bureau Veritas is delivering high quality services to help clients meet the growing challenges of quality, safety, environmental protection and social responsibility. Bureau Veritas was founded in 1828 and is based in Neuilly-sur-Seine, France.


M&A Summary

Buy vs Sell

Year ≤ '19 '20 '21 '22 '23 '24 T
Buy (2.0/yr) # 62 - 4 4 1 1 72
vol $494M $494M
Sell (0.4/yr) # 1 1 - - 1 - 3
  75

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Galbraith Laboratories, Inc. 2022-09-19 - Add-on Acquisition
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C.A.P Government, Inc. 2022-09-12 - Add-on Acquisition
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Advanced Testing Laboratory, Inc. 2022-06-28 - Add-on Acquisition
Blue Ash, Ohio · www.atlscience.com
PreScience Corp. 2022-01-06 - Add-on Acquisition
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AET France 2021-09-01 - Add-on Acquisition
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Bradley Construction Management 2021-04-22 - Add-on Acquisition
Dallas, Texas · www.bradley-cm.com
Zhejiang Jianchuang Testing & Technology Service Co., Ltd. 2021-03-25 - Add-on Acquisition
Zhejiang, China
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M&A by Sector

Sector Buy # Value Sell # Value
Business Services 62 (86%) 494M (100%) 2 (67%) -
Test/Measurement Equipment 5 (7%) - 1 (33%) -
Construction 1 (1%) - - -
Energy Services and Equipment 1 (1%) - - -
Engineering 1 (1%) - - -
Insurance 1 (1%) - - -
Life Science 1 (1%) - - -
Total 72 $494M 3 -

By Geo

State/Country Buy Value Sell Value
United States 16 - 2 -
  California 5 - - -
  Texas 4 - - -
  Florida 2 - - -
  Oregon 1 - 1 -
  Tennessee 1 - - -
  Ohio 1 - - -
  North Carolina 1 - - -
  Alabama - - 1 -
China 7 - - -
Germany 6 - - -
Brazil 5 - - -
United Kingdom 5 - - -
Canada 4 494M - -
  Ontario 2 494M - -
  Quebec 1 - - -
  British Columbia 1 - - -
France 3 - 1 -
Australia 3 - - -
Chile 3 - - -
India 2 - - -
Italy 2 - - -
Japan 2 - - -
Mexico 2 - - -
Singapore 2 - - -
Colombia 1 - - -
Czech Republic 1 - - -
Denmark 1 - - -
Malaysia 1 - - -
Netherlands 1 - - -
Philippines 1 - - -
South Africa 1 - - -
South Korea 1 - - -
Spain 1 - - -
Thailand 1 - - -
Domestic 3 (4%) - 1 (33%) -
Cross-border 69 (96%) 494M (100%) 2 (67%) -
Total 72 $494M 3 -

Deal Values

buy # Total
$100M to $1B 1 $494M
TOTAL $494M
Largest Maxxam Analytics International Corp.
$494M (2014-02-03)

M&A Connections

Deals
Acquired from
Investor(s)
6%
4 (6%)
Strategic(s)
4%
3 (4%)
Divested to
Strategic(s)
100%
3 (100%)

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