Esterline Technologies Mergers and Acquisitions Summary

AerospaceCompany

Esterline Technologies has acquired 15 companies of its own. A total of 6 acquisitions came from private equity firms. It has also divested 5 assets.

Esterline Technologies’ largest acquisition to date was in 2011, when it acquired Souriau SAS for $705M. It’s largest disclosed sale occurred in 2018, when it sold Kirkhill Aircraft Parts to TransDigm Group for $50M. Esterline Technologies has acquired in 4 different US states, and 4 countries. The Company’s most targeted sectors include electronics (34%) and electrical equipment (17%).

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M&A Summary

  • M&A Total Activity17
    • M&A Buy Activity12
    • M&A Sell Activity5
  • Total Sectors Invested 7
  • Total Countries Invested 4
  • M&A Buy/Sell Connections 13
  • M&A Advisors 1

Esterline Technologies Corp.

500 108th Avenue North East, Suite 1500,
Bellevue, Washington 98004
United States,
(425) 453-9400
www.esterline.com

Esterline Technologies Corp. is a specialized manufacturing company serving principally aerospace and defense markets. Esterline management views the company’s businesses in three segments related to its set of core competencies: Avionics & Controls, Sensors & Systems, and Advanced Materials.


M&A Summary

Buy vs Sell

Year ≤ '16 '17 '18 '19 '20 '21 T
Buy (0.0/yr) # 12 - - - - - 12
vol $1.8B $1.8B
Sell (0.4/yr) # 3 1 1 - - - 5
vol $53M $50M $103M
  17

Most Recent M&A

Company Date Value Type
Kirkhill Aircraft Parts Co. 2018-03-15 50M USD Divestiture
Brea, California · www.kapcoaero.com
BVR Technologies Co. 2017-03-29 - Divestiture
Bellevue, Washington
Eclipse Electronic Systems, Inc. 2014-12-11 28M USD Divestiture
Richardson, Texas · www.sigint.com
Joslyn Sunbank Co. LLC 2013-12-20 50M USD Divestiture
Paso Robles, California · www.sunbankcorp.com
Gamesman, Inc. 2013-02-04 - Add-on Acquisition
Brossard, Quebec · www.gamesman.co.uk
Souriau SAS 2011-07-27 705M USD Add-on Acquisition
Versailles, Pennsylvania · www.souriau.com
Eclipse Electronic Systems, Inc. 2010-12-30 120M USD Add-on Acquisition
Richardson, Texas · www.sigint.com
Pressure Systems, Inc.(PSI) 2010-09-08 25M USD Divestiture
Hampton, Virginia
Racal Acoustics Ltd. 2008-12-23 115M USD Add-on Acquisition
London, United Kingdom · www.racalacoustics.com
Nylon Molding Corp. 2008-11-18 90M USD Add-on Acquisition
Pomona, California · www.nmcgroup.com
View All >>

M&A by Sector

Sector Buy # Value Sell # Value
Electronics 4 (33%) 512M (29%) 2 (40%) 53M (51%)
Aerospace - - 3 (60%) 50M (49%)
Electrical Equipment 2 (17%) 850M (47%) - -
Manufacturing 2 (17%) 205M (11%) - -
Communications 1 (8%) - - -
Defense 1 (8%) 59M (3%) - -
Distribution 1 (8%) 50M (3%) - -
Engineering 1 (8%) 120M (7%) - -
Total 12 $1.8B 5 $103M

By Geo

State/Country Buy Value Sell Value
United States 7 464M 5 103M
  California 4 285M 1 50M
  Washington 1 59M 1 -
  Texas 1 120M 1 28M
  New York 1 - - -
  Virginia - - 1 25M
Canada 2 392M - -
  Quebec 1 - - -
  British Columbia 1 392M - -
United Kingdom 2 235M - -
France 1 705M - -
  Pennsylvania 1 705M - -
Domestic 7 (58%) 464M (26%) 5 (100%) 103M (100%)
Cross-border 5 (42%) 1.3B (74%) - -
Total 12 $1.8B 5 $103M

Top M&A Advisors

Financial Deals
Rothschild Global Advisory
1

Deal Values

buy # Total
$100M to $1B 6 $1.6B
< $100M 3 $199M
TOTAL $1.8B
Largest Souriau SAS
$705M (2011-07-27)
sell # Total
< $100M 3 $103M
TOTAL $103M
Largest Kirkhill Aircraft Parts Co.
$50M (2018-03-15)

M&A Connections

Deals
Acquired from
Investor(s)
25%
3 (25%)
Strategic(s)
17%
2 (17%)
Divested to
Strategic(s)
100%
5 (100%)

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