DXC Technology Mergers and Acquisitions Summary

Information Technology Company

DXC Technology has acquired 44 companies, including 18 in the last 5 years. A total of 6 acquisitions came from private equity firms. It has also divested 11 assets.

DXC Technology’s largest acquisition to date was in 2016, when it acquired Hewlett Packard Enterprise - Enterprise Services Business for $8.5B. It’s largest disclosed sale occurred in 2020, when it sold Gainwell Technologies to Veritas Capital for $5.0B. DXC Technology has acquired in 17 different US states, and 9 countries. The Company’s most targeted sectors include information technology (53%) and internet software and services (19%).

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M&A Summary

  • M&A Total Activity55
    • M&A Buy Activity44
    • M&A Sell Activity11
  • Total Sectors Invested 5
  • Total Countries Invested 9
  • M&A Buy/Sell Connections 18
  • M&A Advisors 10

DXC Technology Company (DXC Technology)

1775 Tysons Boulevard,
Tysons Corner, Virginia 22102
United States,
(703) 245-9675
www.dxc.technology

DXC Technology is an end-to-end IT services company, serving nearly 6,000 private and public sector clients from a diverse array of industries across 70 countries. The company's technology independence, global talent and extensive partner network help clients harness the power of innovation to thrive on change and guide their digital transformation journeys. DXC Technology Company was founded in 1959 and is based in Tysons, Virginia.


M&A Summary

Buy vs Sell

Year ≤ '16 '17 '18 '19 '20 '21 T
Buy (2.8/yr) # 30 2 7 5 - - 44
vol $11.5B $2.0B $13.5B
Sell (1.2/yr) # 5 1 1 - 3 1 11
vol $1.2B $5.5B $6.7B
  55

Most Recent M&A

Company Date Value Type
Fixnetix Ltd. 2021-01-06 - Divestiture
London, United Kingdom · www.fixnetix.com
Japan Systems Co. Ltd. 2020-12-24 - Divestiture
Tokyo, Japan · www.japan-systems.co.jp
DXC Technology Co. - Healthcare Provider Software Business 2020-07-20 525M USD Divestiture
, Virginia
Gainwell Technologies 2020-03-10 5.0B USD Divestiture
Tysons Corner, Virginia · www.gainwelltechnologies.com
Virtual Clarity Ltd. 2019-11-08 - Add-on Acquisition
London, United Kingdom · www.virtualclarity.com
Bluleader Pty Ltd. 2019-11-04 - Add-on Acquisition
Sydney, Australia · www.bluleader.com.au
Syscom 2019-08-21 - Add-on Acquisition
Oslo, Norway · www.syscomworld.com
EG A/S 2019-01-25 - Add-on Acquisition
Herning, Denmark · www.eg.dk
Luxoft Holding, Inc. 2019-01-07 2.0B USD Add-on Acquisition
Zug, Switzerland · www.luxoft.com
Tenacity Solutions, Inc. 2018-12-05 - Divestiture
Reston, Vermont · www.tenacitysolutions.com
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Business Unit M&A

Company Acquired Add-On/Sale Date #
Xchanging Plc 2015-12-09 Agencyport Software Ltd. 2016-08-02 1
London, United Kingdom · www.xchanging.com Boston, Massachusetts · www.agencyport.com

M&A by Sector

Sector Buy # Value Sell # Value
Information Technology 23 (52%) 13.2B (97%) 6 (55%) 5.7B (85%)
Internet Software and Services 8 (18%) 153M (1%) 1 (9%) -
Business Services 6 (14%) - 2 (18%) -
Software 6 (14%) 188M (1%) 1 (9%) -
Construction 1 (2%) - - -
Financial Services - - 1 (9%) 1.0B (15%)
Total 44 $13.5B 11 $6.7B

By Geo

State/Country Buy Value Sell Value
United States 25 10.3B 9 6.7B
  Texas 4 - 3 1.2B
  Virginia 1 - 4 5.5B
  California 4 9.0B - -
  Vermont 3 - 1 -
  Maryland 1 - 1 -
  South Carolina 1 - - -
  Pennsylvania 1 - - -
  Ohio 1 - - -
  North Carolina 1 - - -
  New York 1 - - -
  New Jersey 1 - - -
  Michigan 1 1.3B - -
  Illinois 1 - - -
  Georgia 1 - - -
  Florida 1 - - -
  Alabama 1 - - -
Australia 6 492M - -
United Kingdom 5 739M 1 -
Denmark 2 - - -
Switzerland 2 2.0B - -
Brazil 1 - - -
Germany 1 - - -
Japan - - 1 -
Netherlands 1 - - -
Norway 1 - - -
Domestic 25 (57%) 10.3B (76%) 9 (82%) 6.7B (100%)
Cross-border 19 (43%) 3.2B (24%) 2 (18%) -
Total 44 $13.5B 11 $6.7B

Top M&A Advisors

Financial Deals
Guggenheim Securities
2
William Blair & Co. LLC
1
Bank of America Merrill Lynch (BofA Securities)
1
Legal Deals
Latham & Watkins
3
Jones Day
1
Allen & Overy LLP
1

Deal Values

buy # Total
> $1B 3 $11.8B
$100M to $1B 5 $1.7B
TOTAL $13.5B
Largest Hewlett Packard Enterprise - Enterprise Services Business
$8.5B (2016-05-24)
sell # Total
> $1B 2 $6.0B
$100M to $1B 2 $700M
TOTAL $6.7B
Largest Gainwell Technologies
$5.0B (2020-03-10)

M&A Connections

Deals
Acquired from
Investor(s)
14%
6 (14%)
Strategic(s)
5%
2 (5%)
Divested to
Investor(s)
36%
4 (36%)
Strategic(s)
64%
7 (64%)

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