FLIR Systems Mergers and Acquisitions Summary

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FLIR Systems has acquired 28 companies of its own, including 8 in the last 5 years. A total of 10 acquisitions came from private equity firms.

FLIR Systems’ largest acquisition to date was in 2019, when it acquired Endeavor Robotic for $385M. FLIR Systems has acquired in 8 different US states, and 8 countries. The Company’s most targeted sectors include technology hardware (35%) and electronics (24%).

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M&A Summary

  • M&A Total Activity26
    • M&A Buy Activity26
  • Total Sectors Invested 9
  • Total Countries Invested 8
  • M&A Buy/Sell Connections 15

FLIR Systems, Inc.

27700 SW Parkway Avenue,
Wilsonville, Oregon 97070
United States,
(503) 498-3547
www.flir.com

FLIR Systems is a maker of sensor systems that enhance perception and heighten awareness. FLIR Systems leverages thermal imaging and adjacent technologies to provide innovative, intelligent solutions for security and surveillance, environmental and condition monitoring, outdoor recreation, machine vision, navigation, and advanced threat detection. FLIR Systems was formed in 1978 and is based in Wilsonville, Oregon.


M&A Summary

Buy vs Sell

Year ≤ '16 '17 '18 '19 '20 '21 T
Buy (1.0/yr) # 21 - 1 4 - - 26
vol $1.5B $585M $2.1B
Sell (0.0/yr) # - - - - - - 0
  26

Most Recent M&A

Company Date Value Type
Providence Photonics LLC 2019-12-03 - Stake Purchase
Baton Rouge, Louisiana · www.providencephotonics.com
Aria Insights, Inc. 2019-10-02 - Divestiture
Danvers, Massachusetts · www.ariainsights.com
Endeavor Robotic, Inc. 2019-02-11 385M USD Add-on Acquisition
Chelmsford, Massachusetts · www.endeavorrobotics.com
Aeryon Labs, Inc. 2019-01-28 200M USD Add-on Acquisition
Waterloo, Ontario · www.aeryon.com
Acyclica, Inc. 2018-09-11 - Add-on Acquisition
Denver, Colorado · www.acyclica.com
Prox Dynamics AS 2016-11-30 134M USD Add-on Acquisition
Hvalstad, Norway · www.proxdynamics.com
Point Grey Research, Inc. 2016-11-04 259M USD Add-on Acquisition
Richmond, British Columbia · www.ptgrey.com
Armasight, Inc. 2016-06-28 41M USD Add-on Acquisition
San Francisco, California · www.armasight.com
DVTel, Inc. 2015-11-30 92M USD Add-on Acquisition
Ridgefield Park, New Jersey · www.dvtel.com
Tessera's - Micro-Optics Business 2013-08-12 15M USD Divestiture
Charlotte, North Carolina
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Business Unit M&A

Company Acquired Add-On/Sale Date #
Point Grey Research, Inc.    - NOMi 2016-07-07 2
Richmond, British Columbia · www.ptgrey.com New York, New York · www.nomi.com
Raymarine Holdings Ltd. 2010-05-14 Tacktick Ltd. 2011-06-29 1
Portsmouth, United Kingdom · www.raymarine.com Emsworth, United Kingdom
Extech Instruments Corp. 2007-10-26 Extech Instruments - Data Systems Division 2009-12-16 1
Waltham, Massachusetts · www.extech.com Waltham, Massachusetts

M&A by Sector

Sector Buy # Value Sell # Value
Technology Hardware 9 (35%) 1.1B (50%) - -
Electronics 6 (23%) 497M (24%) - -
Information Technology 3 (12%) 328M (16%) - -
Safety/Security 2 (8%) 138M (7%) - -
Software 2 (8%) 8M (< 1%) - -
Defense 1 (4%) 41M (2%) - -
Electrical Equipment 1 (4%) - - -
Metals/Mining 1 (4%) - - -
Test/Measurement Equipment 1 (4%) 40M (2%) - -
Total 26 $2.1B - -

By Geo

State/Country Buy Value Sell Value
United States 16 1.1B - -
  Massachusetts 4 455M - -
  California 4 278M - -
  North Carolina 2 30M - -
  Colorado 2 13M - -
  Virginia 1 268M - -
  New Jersey 1 92M - -
  Montana 1 - - -
  Louisiana 1 - - -
Canada 4 519M - -
  Ontario 3 260M - -
  British Columbia 1 259M - -
Belgium 1 46M - -
France 1 - - -
Norway 1 134M - -
Spain 1 8M - -
Sweden 1 80M - -
United Kingdom 1 180M - -
Domestic 16 (62%) 1.1B (54%) - -
Cross-border 10 (38%) 967M (46%) - -
Total 26 $2.1B - -

Deal Values

buy # Total
$100M to $1B 7 $1.6B
< $100M 13 $487M
TOTAL $2.1B
Largest Endeavor Robotic, Inc.
$385M (2019-02-11)

M&A Connections

Deals
Acquired from
Investor(s)
31%
8 (31%)
Strategic(s)
19%
5 (19%)

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