Donaldson Mergers and Acquisitions Summary

MachineryCompany

Donaldson has acquired 14 companies, including 4 in the last 5 years. A total of 2 acquisitions came from private equity firms.

Donaldson’s largest acquisition to date was in 2018, when it acquired BOFA International for $122M. Donaldson has acquired in 8 different US states, and 6 countries. The Company’s most targeted sectors include machinery (72%) and electrical equipment (8%).

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M&A Summary

  • M&A Total Activity14
    • M&A Buy Activity14
  • Total Sectors Invested 5
  • Total Countries Invested 6
  • M&A Buy/Sell Connections 4

Donaldson

Donaldson Co., Inc.

1400 West 94th Street,
Bloomington, Minnesota 55431
United States,
(952) 887-3131
www.donaldson.com

Donaldson is a provider of filtration systems and replacement parts. Donaldson is a technology-driven company committed to satisfying customer needs for filtration solutions through innovative research and development. Donaldson serves customers in the industrial and engine markets, including dust collection, power generation, specialty filtration, compressed air purification, off-road equipment, industrial compressors, heavy trucks and light vehicles. Donaldson was incorporated in 1915 and is based in Bloomington, Minnesota.


M&A Summary

Buy vs Sell

Year ≤ '17 '18 '19 '20 '21 '22 T
Buy (0.6/yr) # 11 1 - - 1 1 14
vol $81M $122M $203M
Sell (0.0/yr) # - - - - - - 0
  14

Most Recent M&A

Company Date Value Type
Purilogics LLC 2022-06-14 - Add-on Acquisition
Greenville, South Carolina · www.purilogics.com
Solaris Biotechnology Srl 2021-11-23 - Add-on Acquisition
Mantua, Italy · www.solarisbiotech.com
BOFA International Ltd. 2018-09-11 122M GBP Add-on Acquisition
Dorset, United Kingdom · www.bofa.co.uk
Hy-Pro Filtration 2017-05-01 - Add-on Acquisition
Anderson, Indiana · www.hyprofiltration.com
Engineered Products Co. (dba Filter Minder) 2015-08-31 - Add-on Acquisition
Waterloo, Iowa · www.filterminder.com
IFIL USA LLC 2015-06-30 - Stake Purchase
Harrisonville, Montana · www.ifilusa.com
Western Filter Corp. 2008-10-16 - Add-on Acquisition
Valencia, California · www.western.donaldson.com
LMC West, Inc. 2008-02-04 - Add-on Acquisition
Riverbank, California · www.lmcwest.com
Aerospace Filtration Systems, Inc. 2007-03-01 - Divestiture
Saint Charles, Missouri · www.afsfilters.com
Le Bozec Filtration and Systems 2005-04-04 - Add-on Acquisition
Paris, France
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M&A by Sector

Sector Buy # Value Sell # Value
Machinery 10 (71%) 81M (40%) - -
Electrical Equipment 1 (7%) - - -
Life Science 1 (7%) - - -
Manufacturing 1 (7%) - - -
Technology Hardware 1 (7%) 122M (60%) - -
Total 14 $203M - -

By Geo

State/Country Buy Value Sell Value
United States 9 - - -
  California 2 - - -
  South Carolina 1 - - -
  Ohio 1 - - -
  Montana 1 - - -
  Missouri 1 - - -
  Iowa 1 - - -
  Indiana 1 - - -
Canada 1 - - -
  Ontario 1 - - -
France 1 - - -
Germany 1 81M - -
Italy 1 - - -
United Kingdom 1 122M - -
Domestic 9 (64%) - - -
Cross-border 5 (36%) 203M (100%) - -
Total 14 $203M - -

Deal Values

buy # Total
$100M to $1B 1 $122M
< $100M 1 $81M
TOTAL $203M
Largest BOFA International Ltd.
$122M (2018-09-11)

M&A Connections

Deals
Acquired from
Investor(s)
14%
2 (14%)
Strategic(s)
14%
2 (14%)

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