Echo Mergers and Acquisitions Summary

TransportationCompany

Echo has acquired 16 companies of its own, including 1 in the last 5 years. A total of 1 acquisition came from private equity firms.

Echo’s largest acquisition to date was in 2015, when it acquired Command Transportation for $420M. Echo has acquired in 10 different US states. The Company’s most targeted sectors include transportation (82%) and business services (7%).

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M&A Summary

  • M&A Total Activity16
    • M&A Buy Activity16
  • Total Sectors Invested 4
  • Total Countries Invested 1
  • M&A Buy/Sell Connections 1
  • M&A Advisors 3

Echo

Echo Global Logistics, Inc.

600 West Chicago Avenue, Suite 725,
Chicago, Illinois 60654
United States,
(800) 354-7993
www.echo.com

Echo is a provider of technology-enabled transportation and supply chain management services. Echo maintains a proprietary, web-based technology platform that compiles and analyzes data from its network of over 50,000 transportation providers to serve 35,000 clients across a wide range of industries and simplify the critical tasks involved in transportation management. Echo was founded in 2005 and is based in Chicago, Illinois.


M&A Summary

Buy vs Sell

Year ≤ '17 '18 '19 '20 '21 '22 T
Buy (0.2/yr) # 15 - - - - 1 16
vol $420M $420M
Sell (0.0/yr) # - - - - - - 0
  16

Most Recent M&A

Company Date Value Type
Roadtex Transportation Corp. 2022-05-05 - Add-on Acquisition
Somerset, New Jersey · www.roadtex.com
Command Transportation LLC 2015-04-21 420M USD Add-on Acquisition
Skokie, Illinois · www.commandtransportation.com
Xpress Solutions, Inc. 2015-02-05 - Add-on Acquisition
Frankfort, Illinois
One Stop Logistics, Inc. 2014-05-13 - Add-on Acquisition
Watsonville, California
Comcar Logistics LLC 2014-02-26 - Add-on Acquisition
Auburndale, Florida · www.comcarlogistics.com
Open Mile, Inc. 2013-03-21 - Add-on Acquisition
Boston, Massachusetts · www.openmile.com
Sharp Freight Systems, Inc. 2012-10-25 - Add-on Acquisition
Yorba Linda, California
Shipper Direct Logistics, Inc. 2012-07-26 - Add-on Acquisition
Nashville, Tennessee
Purple Plum Logistics LLC 2012-06-05 - Add-on Acquisition
Wakefield, Massachusetts
Trailer Transport Systems, Inc. 2011-12-07 - Add-on Acquisition
Rochester, New York
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M&A by Sector

Sector Buy # Value Sell # Value
Transportation 13 (81%) 420M (100%) - -
Business Services 1 (6%) - - -
Internet Software and Services 1 (6%) - - -
Manufacturing 1 (6%) - - -
Total 16 $420M - -

By Geo

State/Country Buy Value Sell Value
United States 16 420M - -
  Illinois 4 420M - -
  Massachusetts 3 - - -
  California 2 - - -
  North Dakota 1 - - -
  New York 1 - - -
  New Jersey 1 - - -
  Florida 1 - - -
  Arizona 1 - - -
  Utah 1 - - -
  Tennessee 1 - - -
Total 16 $420M - -

Top M&A Advisors

Financial Deals
Morgan Stanley
1
Legal Deals
Kirkland & Ellis LLP
1
Winston & Strawn LLP
1

Deal Values

buy # Total
$100M to $1B 1 $420M
TOTAL $420M
Largest Command Transportation LLC
$420M (2015-04-21)

M&A Connections

Deals
Acquired from
Investor(s)
6%
1 (6%)

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