Flexera - M&A Summary, Ownership, and Business Overview

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Flexera M&A Summary

Flexera has acquired 13 companies of its own, including 5 in the last 5 years. A total of 4 acquisitions came from private equity firms.

Flexera’s largest acquisition to date was in 2009, when it acquired Intraware for $27M. Flexera has acquired in 4 different US states, and 5 countries. The Company’s most targeted sectors include software (73%) and information technology (19%).

Flexera Ownership

Who owns Flexera?

Flexera is owned by Thoma Bravo. It was acquired on December 3, 2020.

Is Flexera PE-backed?

Yes. Flexera is owned by private equity investor Thoma Bravo.

Was Flexera formerly PE-backed?

Yes. Flexera was formerly owned by 6 private investors.

Flexera Business Overview

Where is Flexera headquartered?

Flexera is headquartered in Itasca, Illinois.

What sector is Flexera in?

Flexera is a software company.

When was Flexera founded?

Flexera was founded in 1987.

M&A Summary

  • M&A Total Activity11
    • M&A Buy Activity11
  • Total Sectors Invested 3
  • Total Countries Invested 5
  • M&A Buy/Sell Connections 5
  • M&A Advisors 2

Flexera

Flexera Software, Inc.

300 Park Blvd., Suite 400,
Itasca, Illinois 60143
United States,
(847) 466-4000
www.flexera.com

Flexera is a provider of strategic software solutions for application usage management. The Company's solutions help clients deliver continuous compliance optimized usage and maximized value to application producers and their customers. Flexera was founded in 1987 and is based in Itasca, Illinois.


M&A Summary

Buy vs Sell

Year ≤ '19 '20 '21 '22 '23 '24 T
Buy (0.4/yr) # 9 1 - - 1 - 11
vol $27M $27M
Sell (0.0/yr) # - - - - - - 0
  11

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BDNA Corp. 2017-09-12 - Add-on Acquisition
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Palamida, Inc. 2016-10-27 - Add-on Acquisition
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Secunia ApS 2015-09-15 - Add-on Acquisition
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ManageSoft Corp. 2010-05-05 - Add-on Acquisition
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HONICO Systems GmbH 2009-10-28 - Add-on Acquisition
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M&A by Sector

Sector Buy # Value Sell # Value
Software 8 (73%) 27M (100%) - -
Information Technology 2 (18%) - - -
Internet Software and Services 1 (9%) - - -
Total 11 $27M - -

By Geo

State/Country Buy Value Sell Value
United States 7 27M - -
  California 3 27M - -
  Massachusetts 2 - - -
  Texas 1 - - -
  North Carolina 1 - - -
Denmark 1 - - -
Germany 1 - - -
Sweden 1 - - -
Switzerland 1 - - -
Domestic 7 (64%) 27M (100%) - -
Cross-border 4 (36%) - - -
Total 11 $27M - -

Top M&A Advisors

Financial Deals
GCA Corp.
1
Legal Deals
Wilson Sonsini Goodrich & Rosati
1

Deal Values

buy # Total
< $100M 1 $27M
TOTAL $27M
Largest Intraware, Inc.
$27M (2009-01-07)

M&A Connections

Deals
Acquired from
Investor(s)
18%
2 (18%)
Strategic(s)
9%
1 (9%)

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