DCC Mergers and Acquisitions Summary

DistributionCompany

DCC has acquired 13 companies, including 3 in the last 5 years. A total of 4 acquisitions came from private equity firms. It has also divested 7 assets.

DCC’s largest acquisition to date was in 2017, when it acquired Esso Norge AS - Retail Petrol Station Network for $294M. It’s largest disclosed sale occurred in 2017, when it sold DCC - Environmental Division to Exponent Private Equity for $337M. DCC has acquired in 7 countries. The Company’s most targeted sectors include distribution (50%) and oil/gas exploration (17%).

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M&A Summary

  • M&A Total Activity19
    • M&A Buy Activity12
    • M&A Sell Activity7
  • Total Sectors Invested 6
  • Total Countries Invested 7
  • M&A Buy/Sell Connections 12
  • M&A Advisors 1

DCC

DCC plc

DCC House, Leopardstown Road Foxrock,
Dublin,
Ireland,
+353 1 279 9400
www.dcc.ie

DCC is a broadly based group, operating across five focused divisions: Energy, Technology, Healthcare, Environmental and Food & Beverage. DCC was incorporsted in 1976 and is based in Dublin, Ireland.


M&A Summary

Buy vs Sell

Year ≤ '17 '18 '19 '20 '21 '22 T
Buy (0.2/yr) # 11 1 - - - - 12
vol $855M $855M
Sell (0.2/yr) # 6 - 1 - - - 7
vol $337M $337M
  19

Most Recent M&A

Company Date Value Type
Kent Pharmaceutical Ltd. 2019-06-05 - Divestiture
Ashford, United Kingdom · www.kentpharm.co.uk
Kondor Ltd. 2018-07-13 - Add-on Acquisition
Christchurch, United Kingdom · www.kondor.co.uk
DCC plc - Environmental Division 2017-04-05 337M GBP Divestiture
, United Kingdom
Royal Dutch Shell plc - LPG Business In Hong Kong & Macau 2017-04-05 150M HKD Divestiture
, China
Esso Norge AS - Retail Petrol Station Network 2017-02-07 294M NOK Divestiture
Sandnes, Norway
Gaz de Paris SAS (Gaz Européen) 2016-11-14 124M EUR Add-on Acquisition
Paris, France · www.gaz-europeen.com
Hammer Consolidated Holdings Ltd. 2016-10-14 59M GBP Add-on Acquisition
Basingstoke, United Kingdom
Alimentation Couche-Tard, Inc. - Oil Distribution and Retail Assets 2016-03-23 - Divestiture
Laval, Quebec
Butagaz SAS 2015-09-02 - Add-on Acquisition
Levallois-Perret, France · www.butagaz.fr
Robert Roberts Limited and Kelkin Ltd. 2014-10-09 - Divestiture
, Ireland
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M&A by Sector

Sector Buy # Value Sell # Value
Distribution 6 (50%) 183M (21%) 1 (14%) -
Medical Products 1 (8%) 69M (8%) 2 (29%) -
Oil/Gas Exploration 2 (17%) 444M (52%) - -
Healthcare Services 1 (8%) 69M (8%) 1 (14%) -
Life Science 1 (8%) 80M (9%) 1 (14%) -
Manufacturing 1 (8%) 9M (1%) - -
Environmental - - 1 (14%) 337M (100%)
Food - - 1 (14%) -
Total 12 $855M 7 $337M

By Geo

State/Country Buy Value Sell Value
United Kingdom 5 278M 3 337M
France 2 124M 1 -
Australia - - 2 -
Ireland 1 - 1 -
Canada 1 - - -
  Quebec 1 - - -
China 1 150M - -
Norway 1 294M - -
Sweden 1 9M - -
Domestic 1 (8%) - 1 (14%) -
Cross-border 11 (92%) 855M (100%) 6 (86%) 337M (100%)
Total 12 $855M 7 $337M

Top M&A Advisors

Financial Deals
Canaccord Genuity Corp.
1

Deal Values

buy # Total
$100M to $1B 3 $568M
< $100M 5 $287M
TOTAL $855M
Largest Esso Norge AS - Retail Petrol Station Network
$294M (2017-02-07)
sell # Total
$100M to $1B 1 $337M
TOTAL $337M
Largest DCC plc - Environmental Division
$337M (2017-04-05)

M&A Connections

Deals
Acquired from
Investor(s)
25%
3 (25%)
Strategic(s)
25%
3 (25%)
Divested to
Investor(s)
29%
2 (29%)
Strategic(s)
71%
5 (71%)

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