Expedia Mergers and Acquisitions Summary

Internet Software And Services Company

Expedia has acquired 23 companies, including 5 in the last 5 years. A total of 5 acquisitions came from private equity firms. It has also divested 4 assets.

Expedia’s largest acquisition to date was in 2015, when it acquired HomeAway for $3.9B. Expedia has acquired in 8 different US states, and 6 countries. The Company’s most targeted sectors include internet software and services (72%) and software (15%).

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M&A Summary

  • M&A Total Activity25
    • M&A Buy Activity21
    • M&A Sell Activity4
  • Total Sectors Invested 4
  • Total Countries Invested 6
  • M&A Buy/Sell Connections 11

Expedia Group, Inc. (Expedia)

1111 Expedia Group Way West,
Seattle, Washington 98119
United States,
(206) 481-7200
www.expediagroup.com

Expedia is an online travel company that provides business and leisure travelers with technology, tools and information to research, plan, book and experience travel. Travel suppliers distribute and market products via Expedia's traditional desktop offerings, as well as through alternative distribution channels including mobile and social media, the Company's private label business and call centers. In addition, Expedia's advertising and media businesses help businesses, primarily travel providers, reach a global audience of travelers. Expedia was formed in 1996 and is based in Bellevue, Washington.


M&A Summary

Buy vs Sell

Year ≤ '16 '17 '18 '19 '20 '21 T
Buy (0.8/yr) # 17 1 2 1 - - 21
vol $6.5B $6.5B
Sell (0.2/yr) # 3 - - - - 1 4
  25

Most Recent M&A

Company Date Value Type
Egencia LLC 2021-05-04 - Divestiture
Seattle, Washington · www.egencia.com
Liberty Expedia Holdings, Inc. 2019-04-16 - Add-on Acquisition
Englewood, Colorado · www.libertyexpedia.com
Pillow Homes, Inc. 2018-10-25 - Add-on Acquisition
San Francisco, California · www.pillow.com
Apartment Jet, Inc. 2018-10-25 - Add-on Acquisition
Chicago, Illinois · www.apartmentjet.com
SilverRail Technologies, Inc. 2017-05-11 - Add-on Acquisition
Woburn, Massachusetts · www.silverrailtech.com
Trivago N.V. 2016-12-16 - IPO
Dusseldorf, Germany · www.trivago.de
Trover, Inc. 2016-07-20 - Add-on Acquisition
Seattle, Washington · www.trover.com
HomeAway, Inc. 2015-11-04 3.9B USD Add-on Acquisition
Austin, Texas · www.homeaway.com
eLong, Inc. 2015-05-22 - Stake Purchase
Beijing, China · www.elong.net
Orbitz Worldwide, Inc. 2015-02-12 1.6B USD Add-on Acquisition
Chicago, Illinois · www.orbitz.com
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Business Unit M&A

Company Acquired Add-On/Sale Date #
Hotwire, Inc. 2005-08-02 Travel-Ticker.com 2017-04-11 1
San Francisco, California · www.hotwire.com , United Arab Emirates · www.travel-ticker.com
Wotif Group 2014-07-07 Arnold Travel Technology Pty Ltd. 2015-04-30 1
Milton, Australia · www.wotif.com Sydney, Australia · www.arnoldtraveltechnology.com

M&A by Sector

Sector Buy # Value Sell # Value
Internet Software and Services 15 (71%) 6.4B (99%) 4 (100%) -
Software 3 (14%) - - -
Leisure 2 (10%) 48M (1%) - -
Consumer Services 1 (5%) - - -
Total 21 $6.5B 4 -

By Geo

State/Country Buy Value Sell Value
United States 16 5.8B 2 -
  California 5 48M - -
  Washington 2 - 1 -
  Massachusetts 2 - 1 -
  Texas 2 4.2B - -
  Illinois 2 1.6B - -
  Nevada 1 - - -
  Michigan 1 - - -
  Colorado 1 - - -
China 1 - 1 -
Germany 1 - 1 -
Australia 1 658M - -
Italy 1 - - -
United Kingdom 1 - - -
Domestic 16 (76%) 5.8B (90%) 2 (50%) -
Cross-border 5 (24%) 658M (10%) 2 (50%) -
Total 21 $6.5B 4 -

Deal Values

buy # Total
> $1B 2 $5.5B
$100M to $1B 2 $938M
< $100M 1 $48M
TOTAL $6.5B
Largest HomeAway, Inc.
$3.9B (2015-11-04)

M&A Connections

Deals
Acquired from
Investor(s)
14%
3 (14%)
Strategic(s)
14%
3 (14%)
Divested to
Strategic(s)
50%
2 (50%)

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