Dolby Laboratories Mergers and Acquisitions Summary

Electronics Company

Dolby Laboratories has acquired 5 companies. A total of 1 acquisition came from private equity firms.

Dolby Laboratories’ largest acquisition to date was in 2007, when it acquired Coding Technologies AB for $250M. Dolby Laboratories has acquired in 2 different US states, and 3 countries. The Company’s most targeted sectors include software (40%) and electronics (20%).

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M&A Summary

  • M&A Total Activity5
    • M&A Buy Activity5
  • Total Sectors Invested 4
  • Total Countries Invested 3
  • M&A Buy/Sell Connections 1
  • M&A Advisors 1

Dolby Laboratories

Dolby Laboratories, Inc.

1275 Market Street,
San Francisco, California 94103
United States,
(415) 558-0200
www.dolby.com

Dolby Laboratories (NYSE:DLB) develops and delivers products and technologies that make the entertainment experience more realistic and immersive. For more than four decades, Dolby has been at the forefront of defining high-quality audio and surround sound in cinema, broadcast, home audio systems, cars, DVDs, headphones, games, televisions, and personal computers. Dolby Laboratories was founded in 1965 and is based in San Francisco, California.


M&A Summary

Buy vs Sell

Year ≤ '16 '17 '18 '19 '20 '21 T
Buy (0.0/yr) # 5 - - - - - 5
vol $343M $343M
Sell (0.0/yr) # - - - - - - 0
  5

Most Recent M&A

Company Date Value Type
Doremi Labs, Inc. 2014-02-24 93M USD Add-on Acquisition
Burbank, California · www.doremilabs.com
IMM Sound, S.A. 2012-07-23 - Add-on Acquisition
Barcelona, Spain · www.immsound.com
Coding Technologies AB 2007-11-08 250M USD Add-on Acquisition
Stockholm, Sweden · www.aacplus.net
Cinea, Inc. 2003-09-22 - Add-on Acquisition
Reston, Virginia
DemoGraFX, Inc. 2003-04-04 - Add-on Acquisition
Marina del Ray, California · www.demografx.com
View All >>

M&A by Sector

Sector Buy # Value Sell # Value
Software 2 (40%) - - -
Electronics 1 (20%) 93M (27%) - -
Media 1 (20%) - - -
Technology Hardware 1 (20%) 250M (73%) - -
Total 5 $343M - -

By Geo

State/Country Buy Value Sell Value
United States 3 93M - -
  California 2 93M - -
  Virginia 1 - - -
Spain 1 - - -
Sweden 1 250M - -
Domestic 3 (60%) 93M (27%) - -
Cross-border 2 (40%) 250M (73%) - -
Total 5 $343M - -

Top M&A Advisors

Legal Deals
Wilson Sonsini Goodrich & Rosati
1

Deal Values

buy # Total
$100M to $1B 1 $250M
< $100M 1 $93M
TOTAL $343M
Largest Coding Technologies AB
$250M (2007-11-08)

M&A Connections

Deals
Acquired from
Investor(s)
20%
1 (20%)

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