Cabot Microelectronics Mergers and Acquisitions Summary

Chemicals Company

Cabot Microelectronics has acquired 5 companies, including 2 in the last 5 years.

Cabot Microelectronics’ largest acquisition to date was in 2018, when it acquired KMG Chemicals for $1.6B. Cabot Microelectronics has acquired in 4 different US states, and 2 countries. The Company’s most targeted sectors include chemicals (60%) and machinery (20%).

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M&A Summary

  • M&A Total Activity5
    • M&A Buy Activity5
  • Total Sectors Invested 3
  • Total Countries Invested 2
  • M&A Advisors 2

Cabot Microelectronics Corp.

870 North Commons Drive,
Aurora, Illinois 60504
United States,
(630) 375-6631
www.cabotcmp.com

Cabot Microelectronics Corporation is a supplier of CMP polishing slurries and CMP pads to the semiconductor industry. The company’s products play a critical role in the production of advanced semiconductor devices, helping to enable the manufacture of smaller, faster and more complex devices by its customers. Cabot Microelectronics was founded in 1999 and is based in Aurora, Illinois.


M&A Summary

Buy vs Sell

Year ≤ '15 '16 '17 '18 '19 '20 T
Buy (0.2/yr) # 4 - - 1 - - 5
vol $208M $1.6B $1.8B
Sell (0.0/yr) # - - - - - - 0
  5

Most Recent M&A

Company Date Value Type
KMG Chemicals, Inc. 2018-08-15 1.6B USD Add-on Acquisition
Fort Worth, Texas · www.kmgchemicals.com
NexPlanar Corp. 2015-10-22 142M USD Add-on Acquisition
Hillsboro, Oregon · www.nexplanar.com
Epoch Material Co. Ltd. 2008-12-19 66M USD Add-on Acquisition
Kaohsiung County, Taiwan · www.epochmaterial.com
QED Technologies, Inc. 2006-06-15 - Add-on Acquisition
Rochester, New York · www.qedmrf.com
Surface Finishes Co. 2005-10-10 - Add-on Acquisition
Addison, Illinois
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Business Unit M&A

Company Acquired Add-On/Sale Date #
KMG Chemicals, Inc.    - Flowchem Ltd. 2017-04-24 6
Fort Worth, Texas · www.kmgchemicals.com Waller, Texas · www.flowchem-dra.com
KMG Chemicals, Inc.    - Sealweld Corp. 2017-01-31 5
Fort Worth, Texas · www.kmgchemicals.com Calgary, Alberta · www.sealweld.com
KMG Chemicals, Inc.    - Nagase FineChem Singapore (Pte) Ltd. 2016-04-04 4
Fort Worth, Texas · www.kmgchemicals.com Singapore, Singapore · www.nagasefinechem.com.sg
KMG Chemicals, Inc.    - Valves, Inc. (dba Val-Tex) 2015-05-01 3
Fort Worth, Texas · www.kmgchemicals.com Houston, Texas · www.valtex.com
KMG Chemicals, Inc.    - Ultra Pure Chemicals - OM Group, Inc. 2013-06-03 2
Fort Worth, Texas · www.kmgchemicals.com Cleveland, Ohio
KMG Chemicals, Inc.    - Air Products High-Purity Process Chemicals 2007-10-24 1
Fort Worth, Texas · www.kmgchemicals.com , United States

M&A by Sector

Sector Buy # Value Sell # Value
Chemicals 3 (60%) 1.7B (92%) - -
Machinery 1 (20%) - - -
Semiconductors 1 (20%) 142M (8%) - -
Total 5 $1.8B - -

By Geo

State/Country Buy Value Sell Value
United States 4 1.7B - -
  Texas 1 1.6B - -
  Oregon 1 142M - -
  New York 1 - - -
  Illinois 1 - - -
Taiwan 1 66M - -
Domestic 4 (80%) 1.7B (96%) - -
Cross-border 1 (20%) 66M (4%) - -
Total 5 $1.8B - -

Top M&A Advisors

Financial Deals
Goldman Sachs Investment Banking Division
1
Legal Deals
Wachtell, Lipton, Rosen & Katz LLP
1

Deal Values

buy # Total
> $1B 1 $1.6B
$100M to $1B 1 $142M
< $100M 1 $66M
TOTAL $1.8B
Largest KMG Chemicals, Inc.
$1.6B (2018-08-15)