Electronic Data Systems Mergers and Acquisitions Summary

Information Technology Company

Electronic Data Systems has acquired 8 companies of its own. A total of 4 acquisitions came from private equity firms. It has also divested 2 assets.

Electronic Data Systems’ largest acquisition to date was in 2001, when it acquired Systematics AG for $570M. Electronic Data Systems has acquired in 4 different US states, and 5 countries. The Company’s most targeted sectors include information technology (63%) and business services (13%).

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M&A Summary

  • M&A Total Activity10
    • M&A Buy Activity8
    • M&A Sell Activity2
  • Total Sectors Invested 4
  • Total Countries Invested 5
  • M&A Buy/Sell Connections 7

Electronic Data Systems Corp.

5400 Legacy Drive,
Plano, Texas 75024
United States,
(972) 604-6000
www.eds.com

Electronic Data Systems Corp. is a multinational information technology equipment and services company.


M&A Summary

Buy vs Sell

Year ≤ '04 '05 '06 '07 '08 '09 T
Buy (1.0/yr) # 3 1 2 1 1 - 8
vol $570M $420M $990M
Sell (0.4/yr) # - - - - 1 1 2
  10

Most Recent M&A

Company Date Value Type
ExcellerateHRO World Services LLC 2009-06-19 - Stake Purchase
Plano, Texas
Mphasis Ltd. 2008-08-26 - Divestiture
Bangalore, India · www.mphasis.com
Vistorm Holdings Ltd. 2008-04-03 - Add-on Acquisition
Warrington, United Kingdom · www.vistorm.com
Saber Corp. 2007-11-13 420M USD Add-on Acquisition
Portland, Oregon · www.sabercorp.com
Global Enterprise Management Solutions, Inc. 2006-12-21 - Add-on Acquisition
Reston, Vermont · www.gemscorp.com
Mphasis Ltd. 2006-06-01 - Add-on Acquisition
Bangalore, India · www.mphasis.com
ExcellerateHRO World Services LLC 2005-01-01 - Add-on Acquisition
Plano, Texas
Systematics AG 2001-04-02 570M USD Add-on Acquisition
Hamburg, Germany · www.systematics.de
SHL Systemhouse, Inc. 1999-04-22 - Divestiture
Ottawa, Ontario
Appex 1990-10-04 - Add-on Acquisition
Waltham,, Massachusetts
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M&A by Sector

Sector Buy # Value Sell # Value
Information Technology 5 (63%) 570M (58%) 1 (50%) -
Business Services 1 (13%) - 1 (50%) -
Internet Software and Services 1 (13%) - - -
Software 1 (13%) 420M (42%) - -
Total 8 $990M 2 -

By Geo

State/Country Buy Value Sell Value
United States 4 420M 1 -
  Texas 1 - 1 -
  Vermont 1 - - -
  Oregon 1 420M - -
  Massachusetts 1 - - -
India 1 - 1 -
Canada 1 - - -
  Ontario 1 - - -
Germany 1 570M - -
United Kingdom 1 - - -
Domestic 4 (50%) 420M (42%) 1 (50%) -
Cross-border 4 (50%) 570M (58%) 1 (50%) -
Total 8 $990M 2 -

Deal Values

buy # Total
$100M to $1B 2 $990M
TOTAL $990M
Largest Systematics AG
$570M (2001-04-02)

M&A Connections

Deals %
Acquired from
PE Firm(s)
80%
4 80%
Strategic(s)
20%
1 20%
Divested to
Strategic(s)
100%
1 100%

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