Fortive Mergers and Acquisitions Summary

Test/measurement EquipmentCompany

Fortive has acquired 7 companies, including 7 in the last 5 years. A total of 4 acquisitions came from private equity firms.

Fortive’s largest acquisition to date was in 2018, when it acquired Accruent for $2.0B. Fortive has acquired in 6 different US states. The Company’s most targeted sectors include software (67%) and internet software and services (17%).

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M&A Summary

  • M&A Total Activity6
    • M&A Buy Activity6
  • Total Sectors Invested 3
  • Total Countries Invested 1
  • M&A Buy/Sell Connections 4
  • M&A Advisors 4

Fortive

Fortive Corporation

6920 Seaway Boulevard,
Everett, Washington 98203
United States,
(425) 446-5000
www.fortive.com

Fortive is a diversified designer, developer, manufacturer, servicer and marketer of professional and engineered products, software, and services for a variety of end markets. Fortive operates through two business segments. These include Professional Instrumentation and Industrial Technologies. The Professional Instrumentation segment consists of the Advanced Instrumentation & Solutions and Sensing Technologies businesses. The Industrial Technologies segment consists of the Transportation Technologies, Automation & Specialty Components and Franchise Distribution businesses. Fortive was formed in 2015 and is based in Everett, Washington.


M&A Summary

Buy vs Sell

Year ≤ '16 '17 '18 '19 '20 '21 T
Buy (1.2/yr) # - 1 2 1 - 2 6
vol $770M $2.8B $3.5B
Sell (0.0/yr) # - - - - - - 0
  6

Most Recent M&A

Company Date Value Type
ServiceChannel, Inc. 2021-07-12 - Add-on Acquisition
Pleasanton, California · www.servicechannel.com
TeamSense, Inc. 2021-07-07 - Add-on Acquisition
Seattle, Washington · www.teamsense.com
Censis Technologies, Inc. 2019-11-07 - Add-on Acquisition
Franklin, Tennessee · www.censis.com
Accruent, Inc. 2018-07-31 2.0B USD Add-on Acquisition
Austin, Texas · www.accruent.com
The Gordian Group, Inc. 2018-07-02 775M USD Add-on Acquisition
Mauldin, South Carolina · www.thegordiangroup.com
Landauer, Inc. 2017-09-06 770M USD Add-on Acquisition
Glenwood, Illinois · www.landauerinc.com
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M&A by Sector

Sector Buy # Value Sell # Value
Software 4 (67%) 2.8B (78%) - -
Internet Software and Services 1 (17%) - - -
Technology Hardware 1 (17%) 770M (22%) - -
Total 6 $3.5B - -

By Geo

State/Country Buy Value Sell Value
United States 6 3.5B - -
  Washington 1 - - -
  Texas 1 2.0B - -
  Tennessee 1 - - -
  South Carolina 1 775M - -
  Illinois 1 770M - -
  California 1 - - -
Total 6 $3.5B - -

Top M&A Advisors

Financial Deals
Credit Suisse Investment Banking
2
UBS Investment Bank
1
Legal Deals
Wilmer Cutler Pickering Hale and Dorr LLP
2
Kirkland & Ellis LLP
1

Deal Values

buy # Total
> $1B 1 $2.0B
$100M to $1B 2 $1.5B
TOTAL $3.5B
Largest Accruent, Inc.
$2.0B (2018-07-31)

M&A Connections

Deals
Acquired from
Investor(s)
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3 (50%)

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