Halma Mergers and Acquisitions Summary

Safety/security Company

Halma has acquired 53 companies, including 9 in the last 5 years. A total of 3 acquisitions came from private equity firms. It has also divested 5 assets.

Halma’s largest acquisition to date was in 2016, when it acquired CenTrak for $140M. It’s largest disclosed sale occurred in 2012, when it sold Tritech International to Moog for $32M. Halma has acquired in 14 different US states, and 14 countries. The Company’s most targeted sectors include technology hardware (23%) and safety/security (21%).

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M&A Summary

  • M&A Total Activity58
    • M&A Buy Activity53
    • M&A Sell Activity5
  • Total Sectors Invested 13
  • Total Countries Invested 14
  • M&A Buy/Sell Connections 13
  • M&A Advisors 1

Halma PLC

Misbourne Court Rectory Way,
Amersham, HP7 0DE
United Kingdom,
+44 (0)1494 721111
www.halma.com

Halma plc is a UK-based group of technology companies that makes products for hazard detection and life protection. Halma was formed in 1894 and is based in Amersham.


M&A Summary

Buy vs Sell

Year ≤ '16 '17 '18 '19 '20 '21 T
Buy (1.6/yr) # 45 5 2 - - 1 53
vol $824M $27M $851M
Sell (0.2/yr) # 4 - - - 1 - 5
vol $65M $65M
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Most Recent M&A

Company Date Value Type
PeriGen, Inc. 2021-04-27 - Add-on Acquisition
Cranbury, New Jersey · www.perigen.com
Fiberguide Industries, Inc. 2020-12-17 - Divestiture
Caldwell, Idaho · www.fiberguide.com
Navtech Radar Ltd. 2018-11-16 - Add-on Acquisition
Oxfordshire, United Kingdom · www.navtechradar.com
Limotec BVBA 2018-10-19 - Add-on Acquisition
Anzegem, Belgium · www.limotec.be
Argus Security S.r.l. 2017-12-20 - Add-on Acquisition
Trieste, Italy · www.argussecurity.it
Sterling Safety Systems Ltd. 2017-12-20 - Add-on Acquisition
Warwickshire, United Kingdom · www.sterlingsafety.co.uk
Mini-Cam Ltd. 2017-11-01 - Add-on Acquisition
Warrington, United Kingdom · www.minicam.co.uk
Cardio Systems Commercial and Industrial Ltda 2017-08-07 15M BRL Divestiture
São Paulo, Brazil · www.cardios.com.br
FluxData, Inc. 2017-01-09 12M USD Add-on Acquisition
Rochester, New York · www.fluxdata.com
CenTrak, Inc. 2016-02-05 140M USD Add-on Acquisition
Newtown, Pennsylvania · www.centrak.com
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Business Unit M&A

Company Acquired Add-On/Sale Date #
CenTrak, Inc. 2016-02-05 Elpas Solutions Ltd. 2018-09-24 1
Newtown, Pennsylvania · www.centrak.com Tel Aviv, Israel · www.elpas.com
SunTech Medical Group Ltd. 2012-05-31 CAS Medical Systmes, Inc. - Non-invasive Blood Pressure Monitoring Product 2017-07-26 1
Eynsham, United Kingdom · www.suntechmed.com Branford, Connecticut

M&A by Sector

Sector Buy # Value Sell # Value
Technology Hardware 12 (23%) 37M (4%) 1 (20%) 32M (50%)
Safety/Security 11 (21%) 201M (24%) 1 (20%) 18M (27%)
Medical Products 9 (17%) 204M (24%) - -
Electrical Equipment 5 (9%) 59M (7%) 2 (40%) 6M (9%)
Semiconductors 4 (8%) 38M (4%) - -
Manufacturing 3 (6%) - 1 (20%) 9M (14%)
Test/Measurement Equipment 3 (6%) 147M (17%) - -
Electronics 1 (2%) 12M (1%) - -
Energy Services and Equipment 1 (2%) - - -
Healthcare Services 1 (2%) 140M (16%) - -
Information Technology 1 (2%) 5M (1%) - -
Plastics 1 (2%) 8M (1%) - -
Software 1 (2%) - - -
Total 53 $851M 5 $65M

By Geo

State/Country Buy Value Sell Value
United Kingdom 18 152M 3 59M
United States 18 607M 2 6M
  Pennsylvania 2 149M - -
  New Hampshire 2 16M - -
  California 2 146M - -
  Arizona 2 135M - -
  New York 1 12M 1 6M
  Idaho 1 15M 1 -
  Washington 1 57M - -
  Oklahoma 1 - - -
  Ohio 1 15M - -
  New Jersey 1 - - -
  Michigan 1 - - -
  Massachusetts 1 24M - -
  Florida 1 25M - -
  Connecticut 1 14M - -
Belgium 3 - - -
Germany 3 65M - -
Switzerland 2 8M - -
Brazil 1 15M - -
France 1 - - -
Hong Kong 1 - - -
Italy 1 - - -
Netherlands 1 3M - -
New Zealand 1 - - -
Puerto Rico 1 - - -
Singapore 1 - - -
Spain 1 - - -
Domestic 18 (34%) 152M (18%) 3 (60%) 59M (91%)
Cross-border 35 (66%) 699M (82%) 2 (40%) 6M (9%)
Total 53 $851M 5 $65M

Top M&A Advisors

Financial Deals
Duff & Phelps Corp.
1

Deal Values

buy # Total
$100M to $1B 3 $358M
< $100M 26 $493M
TOTAL $851M
Largest CenTrak, Inc.
$140M (2016-02-05)
sell # Total
< $100M 4 $65M
TOTAL $65M
Largest Tritech International Ltd.
$32M (2012-08-23)

M&A Connections

Deals
Acquired from
Investor(s)
6%
3 (6%)
Strategic(s)
9%
5 (9%)
Divested to
Investor(s)
20%
1 (20%)
Strategic(s)
80%
4 (80%)

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