GfK SE

Nordwestring 101,
Nuremberg, 90419
Germany,
49 911 395 0
www.gfk.com

GfK is the trusted source of relevant market and consumer information that enables its clients to make smarter decisions. More than 13,000 market research experts combine their passion with GfK’s 80 years of data science experience. This allows GfK to deliver vital global insights matched with local market intelligence from more than 100 countries. By using innovative technologies and data sciences, GfK turns big data into smart data, enabling its clients to improve their competitive edge and enrich consumers’ experiences and choices.

M&A Summary

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Year ≤ '12 '13 '14 '15 '16 '17 T
Buy (1.0/yr) # 7 1 2 1 1 - 12
Sell (0.2/yr) # - - - - 1 - 1
  13

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According to our data here at Mergr, GfK SE has acquired 12 companies, including 5 in the last 5 years. It has also divested 1 asset.

GfK SE has acquired in 4 different US states, and 6 countries. The Company’s most targeted sectors include internet software and services (25%) and information services (17%).

When analyzing the information technology sector as a whole, according to Mergr, in the last 3 years, there are 1056 information technology companies that have made at least 1 acquisition, 70 have acquired at least 5 companies, and 11 have acquired more than 10 companies. The most prolific strategic information technology acquirer over the past 3 years is Accenture, with 33 acquisitions. The most prolific private equity acquirer in the information technology sector over the past 3 years is H.I.G. Capital with 11 platform acquisitions.

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