Cognizant Technology Solutions Corp.

Glenpointe Centre West 500 Frank West Burr Boulevard,
Teaneck, New Jersey 07666
United States,
(201) 801-0233
www.cognizant.com

Cognizant Technology Solutions Corp. is a provider of information technology, consulting, and business process outsourcing services, dedicated to helping the world's leading companies build stronger businesses.

M&A Summary

Buy vs Sell

Year ≤ '12 '13 '14 '15 '16 '17 T
Buy (2.8/yr) # 10 2 4 - 6 2 24
vol $297M $2.7B $3.0B
Sell (0.0/yr) # - - - - - - 0
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Largest The TriZetto Group, Inc.
$2.7B (2014-09-15)
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According to our data here at Mergr, Cognizant Technology Solutions has acquired 25 companies, including 15 in the last 5 years. A total of 3 acquisitions came from private equity firms.

Cognizant Technology Solutions’ largest acquisition to date was in 2014, when it acquired The TriZetto Group for $2.7B. Cognizant Technology Solutions has acquired in 8 different US states, and 11 countries. The Company’s most targeted sectors include information technology (34%) and business services (25%).

When analyzing the information technology sector as a whole, according to Mergr, in the last 3 years, there are 1019 information technology companies that have made at least 1 acquisition, 68 have acquired at least 5 companies, and 9 have acquired more than 10 companies. The most prolific strategic information technology acquirer over the past 3 years is Accenture, with 33 acquisitions. The most prolific private equity acquirer in the information technology sector over the past 3 years is H.I.G. Capital with 10 platform acquisitions.

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