HelpSystems Mergers and Acquisitions Summary

Information Technology Company

HelpSystems has acquired 13 companies of its own, including 8 in the last 5 years. A total of 2 acquisitions came from private equity firms.

HelpSystems’ largest acquisition to date was in 2020, when it acquired Boldon James for $46M. HelpSystems has acquired in 8 different US states, and 4 countries. The Company’s most targeted sectors include software (77%) and information technology (24%).

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M&A Summary

  • M&A Total Activity13
    • M&A Buy Activity13
  • Total Sectors Invested 2
  • Total Countries Invested 4
  • M&A Buy/Sell Connections 5

HelpSystems LLC (HelpSystems)

6533 Flying Cloud Drive, Suite 200,
Eden Prairie, Minnesota 55344
United States,
(952) 933-0609
www.helpsystems.com

HelpSystems is a provider of security and compliance, systems and network management, and business intelligence solutions. The company serves more than 17,000 organizations globally, providing their IT departments with software and services that encrypt and secure data, monitor and automate processes, and enable access to information. Founded in 1982, HelpSystems has offices around the world and customers ranging in size from small businesses to Fortune 500 organizations.


M&A Summary

Buy vs Sell

Year ≤ '15 '16 '17 '18 '19 '20 T
Buy (1.2/yr) # 7 1 1 1 1 2 13
vol $46M $46M
Sell (0.0/yr) # - - - - - - 0
  13

Most Recent M&A

Company Date Value Type
TITUS, Inc. 2020-06-25 - Add-on Acquisition
Ottawa, Ontario · www.titus.com
Boldon James Ltd. 2020-06-25 46M GBP Divestiture
Farnborough, United Kingdom · www.boldonjames.com
SecureAuth Corp. - Core Security Solutions 2019-02-06 - Divestiture
Irvine, California
Midrange Performance Group, Inc. 2018-08-22 - Add-on Acquisition
Boulder, Colorado · www.mpginc.com
Fox Technologies, Inc. 2017-12-12 - Add-on Acquisition
Grand Rapids, Michigan · www.foxt.com
Tango/04 Computing Group S.L. 2016-02-25 - Add-on Acquisition
Barcelona, Spain · www.tango04.com
SkyView Partners, Inc. 2015-06-02 - Add-on Acquisition
Issaquah, Washington · www.skyviewpartners.com
Halcyon Software, Inc. 2015-01-08 - Add-on Acquisition
Doylestown, Pennsylvania · www.halcyonsoftware.com
RJS Software Systems, Inc. 2014-07-01 - Add-on Acquisition
Burnsville, Minnesota · www.rjssoftware.com
Network Automation, Inc. 2014-04-07 - Add-on Acquisition
Los Angeles, California · www.networkautomation.com
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M&A by Sector

Sector Buy # Value Sell # Value
Software 10 (77%) 46M (100%) - -
Information Technology 3 (23%) - - -
Total 13 $46M - -

By Geo

State/Country Buy Value Sell Value
United States 9 - - -
  California 2 - - -
  Washington 1 - - -
  Pennsylvania 1 - - -
  New Hampshire 1 - - -
  Minnesota 1 - - -
  Michigan 1 - - -
  Colorado 1 - - -
United Kingdom 2 46M - -
Canada 1 - - -
  Ontario 1 - - -
Spain 1 - - -
Domestic 9 (69%) - - -
Cross-border 4 (31%) 46M (100%) - -
Total 13 $46M - -

Deal Values

buy # Total
< $100M 1 $46M
TOTAL $46M
Largest Boldon James Ltd.
$46M (2020-06-25)

M&A Connections

Deals %
Acquired from
PE Firm(s)
40%
2 40%
Strategic(s)
60%
3 60%

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