FEI Company Mergers and Acquisitions Summary

Test/measurement Equipment Company

FEI Company has acquired 13 companies of its own, including 1 in the last 5 years. A total of 2 acquisitions came from private equity firms. It has also divested 2 assets.

FEI Company’s largest acquisition to date was in 2015, when it acquired DCG Systems for $160M. FEI Company has acquired in 4 different US states, and 5 countries. The Company’s most targeted sectors include technology hardware (39%) and software (24%).

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M&A Summary

  • M&A Total Activity15
    • M&A Buy Activity13
    • M&A Sell Activity2
  • Total Sectors Invested 6
  • Total Countries Invested 5
  • M&A Buy/Sell Connections 5

FEI Company

5350 NE Dawson Creek Drive,
Hillsbor, Oregon 97124
United States,
(503) 726-7500
www.fei.com

FEI Company is a diversified scientific instruments company. It is a premier provider of electron- and ion-beam microscopes and solutions for nanoscale applications across many industries: industrial and academic materials research, life sciences, semiconductors, data storage, natural resources and more.


M&A Summary

Buy vs Sell

Year ≤ '15 '16 '17 '18 '19 '20 T
Buy (0.0/yr) # 13 - - - - - 13
vol $453M $453M
Sell (0.0/yr) # 2 - - - - - 2
  15

Most Recent M&A

Company Date Value Type
DCG Systems, Inc. 2015-10-27 160M USD Add-on Acquisition
Fremont, California · www.dcgsystems.com
KonTEM GmbH 2014-05-22 - Add-on Acquisition
Bonn,, Germany · www.kontem.de
Lithicon AS 2014-02-05 68M USD Add-on Acquisition
Trondheim, Norway · www.lithicon.com
nanoTechnology Systems Pty Ltd. 2013-08-01 - Add-on Acquisition
Port Melbourne, Australia · www.nanotechsys.com.au
Visualization Sciences Group, Inc. 2012-08-01 50M EUR Add-on Acquisition
Burlington, Massachusetts · www.vsg3d.com
AP Tech Corp. 2012-07-09 12M USD Add-on Acquisition
Seoul,, South Korea
Aspex International LLC 2012-01-09 31M USD Add-on Acquisition
Delmont, Pennsylvania · www.aspexcorp.com
ASPEX Corp. 2012-01-09 31M USD Add-on Acquisition
Delmont,, Pennsylvania
TILL Photonics GmbH 2011-11-14 22M GBP Add-on Acquisition
Gräfelfing, Germany · www.till-photonics.com
FEI - Phenom(TM) Product Line 2009-11-03 - Divestiture
Hillsboro, Oregon
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M&A by Sector

Sector Buy # Value Sell # Value
Technology Hardware 5 (38%) 126M (28%) - -
Software 3 (23%) 56M (12%) 1 (50%) -
Electronics 2 (15%) 12M (3%) - -
Semiconductors 1 (8%) 160M (35%) 1 (50%) -
Energy Services and Equipment 1 (8%) 68M (15%) - -
Test/Measurement Equipment 1 (8%) 31M (7%) - -
Total 13 $453M 2 -

By Geo

State/Country Buy Value Sell Value
United States 7 347M 2 -
  California 2 166M 1 -
  Pennsylvania 2 61M - -
  Massachusetts 2 120M - -
  Oregon - - 1 -
Australia 2 4M - -
Germany 2 22M - -
Norway 1 68M - -
South Korea 1 12M - -
Domestic 7 (54%) 347M (77%) 2 (100%) -
Cross-border 6 (46%) 106M (23%) - -
Total 13 $453M 2 -

Deal Values

buy # Total
$100M to $1B 1 $160M
< $100M 9 $293M
TOTAL $453M
Largest DCG Systems, Inc.
$160M (2015-10-27)

M&A Connections

Deals %
Acquired from
PE Firm(s)
50%
2 50%
Strategic(s)
50%
2 50%
Divested to
Strategic(s)
100%
2 100%

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