Dassault Systemes SA Mergers and Acquisitions Summary

Software Company

Dassault Systemes SA has acquired 42 companies, including 11 in the last 5 years. A total of 8 acquisitions came from private equity firms.

Dassault Systemes SA’s largest acquisition to date was in 2019, when it acquired Medidata Solutions for $5.8B. Dassault Systemes SA has acquired in 10 different US states, and 9 countries. The Company’s most targeted sectors include software (83%) and internet software and services (11%).

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M&A Summary

  • M&A Total Activity39
    • M&A Buy Activity39
  • Total Sectors Invested 5
  • Total Countries Invested 9
  • M&A Buy/Sell Connections 11
  • M&A Advisors 5

Dassault Systemes SA

10 Rue Marcel Dassault,
Vélizy-Villacoublay, 78946
France,
+33 1 61 62 61 62
www.3ds.com

Dassault Systemes SA is a provider of technical design software. The company produces 3D design software and product lifecycle management solutions. Dassault Systemes was founded in 1981 and is based in Vélizy-Villacoublay, France.


M&A Summary

Buy vs Sell

Year ≤ '15 '16 '17 '18 '19 '20 T
Buy (1.8/yr) # 30 3 3 2 1 - 39
vol $2.7B $248M $400M $425M $5.8B $9.5B
Sell (0.0/yr) # - - - - - - 0
  39

Most Recent M&A

Company Date Value Type
Medidata Solutions, Inc. 2019-06-12 5.8B USD Add-on Acquisition
New York, New York · www.medidata.com
IQMS.com 2018-12-11 425M USD Add-on Acquisition
Paso Robles, California · www.iqms.com
Centric Software, Inc. 2018-06-14 - Add-on Acquisition
Campbell, California · www.centricsoftware.com
No Magic, Inc. 2017-10-25 - Add-on Acquisition
Allen, Texas · www.nomagic.com
Exa Corp. 2017-09-28 400M USD Add-on Acquisition
Burlington, Massachusetts · www.exa.com
AITAC BV 2017-06-01 - Add-on Acquisition
Hillegom, Netherlands · www.aitac.nl
Next Limit Dynamics S.L. 2016-12-09 - Divestiture
Madrid, Spain
CST Computer Simulation Technology AG 2016-07-21 248M EUR Add-on Acquisition
Framingham, Massachusetts · www.cst.com
3DPLM Software Solution Ltd. 2016-04-01 - Stake Purchase
Mumbai, India · www.3dplmsoftware.com
Modelon GmbH 2015-04-23 - Stake Purchase
, Germany
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M&A by Sector

Sector Buy # Value Sell # Value
Software 32 (82%) 3.5B (37%) - -
Internet Software and Services 4 (10%) 6.0B (62%) - -
Electronics 1 (3%) 36M (< 1%) - -
Information Technology 1 (3%) - - -
Technology Hardware 1 (3%) - - -
Total 39 $9.5B - -

By Geo

State/Country Buy Value Sell Value
United States 17 8.7B - -
  California 5 1.4B - -
  Massachusetts 3 1.1B - -
  Minnesota 2 36M - -
  Texas 1 - - -
  Rhode Island 1 413M - -
  North Carolina 1 40M - -
  New York 1 5.8B - -
  Connecticut 1 - - -
  Colorado 1 - - -
France 6 158M - -
Germany 5 - - -
United Kingdom 4 - - -
India 2 - - -
Netherlands 2 282M - -
Belgium 1 - - -
Canada 1 360M - -
  British Columbia 1 360M - -
Spain 1 - - -
Domestic 6 (15%) 158M (2%) - -
Cross-border 33 (85%) 9.4B (98%) - -
Total 39 $9.5B - -

Top M&A Advisors

Financial Deals
Goldman Sachs Investment Banking Division
2
Legal Deals
Shearman & Sterling LLP
1
Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom LLP
1
Davies Ward Phillips & Vineberg LLP
1

Deal Values

buy # Total
> $1B 1 $5.8B
$100M to $1B 10 $3.6B
< $100M 3 $82M
TOTAL $9.5B
Largest Medidata Solutions, Inc.
$5.8B (2019-06-12)

M&A Connections

Deals %
Acquired from
PE Firm(s)
80%
8 80%
Strategic(s)
20%
2 20%

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