Henkel AG KGaA Mergers and Acquisitions Summary

Consumer Products Company

Henkel AG KGaA has acquired 30 companies, including 21 in the last 5 years. A total of 10 acquisitions came from private equity firms. It has also divested 4 assets.

Henkel AG KGaA’s largest acquisition to date was in 2016, when it acquired The Sun Products for $3.6B. Henkel AG KGaA has acquired in 10 different US states, and 10 countries. The Company’s most targeted sectors include consumer products (60%) and chemicals (15%).

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M&A Summary

  • M&A Total Activity31
    • M&A Buy Activity27
    • M&A Sell Activity4
  • Total Sectors Invested 8
  • Total Countries Invested 10
  • M&A Buy/Sell Connections 17
  • M&A Advisors 2

Henkel AG & Co. KGaA

Henkelstrasse 67,
Düsseldorf, 40589
Germany,
49 211 797 0
www.henkel.com

Henkel AG & Co. KGaA is a manufacturer and marketer of laundry, home care, beauty care and adhesive products. Henkel AG was founded in 1876 and is based in Düsseldorf, Germany.


M&A Summary

Buy vs Sell

Year ≤ '16 '17 '18 '19 '20 '21 T
Buy (3.2/yr) # 11 4 2 5 3 2 27
vol $8.3B $1.5B $90M $10.0B
Sell (0.2/yr) # 3 - 1 - - - 4
  31

Most Recent M&A

Company Date Value Type
Phrozen 3D Printer 2021-04-29 - Add-on Acquisition
Hsinchu City, Taiwan · www.phrozen3d.com
Feelit Technologies 2021-01-07 - Add-on Acquisition
Haifa, Israel · www.feelit.tech
SkinInVitro GmbH - epiCS 2020-11-03 - Divestiture
Troisdorf, Germany
Momentive Performance Materials, Inc. - Consumer Sealants Division 2020-08-12 - Divestiture
Düsseldorf, Germany
Invincible Brands GmbH 2020-07-31 - Add-on Acquisition
Berlin, Germany · www.invinciblebrands.com
Mpaani Solutions Pvt. Ltd. 2019-12-11 - Add-on Acquisition
Mumbai, India · www.mpaani.com
DevaConcepts LLC 2019-11-11 - Add-on Acquisition
New York, New York · www.devacurl.com
saperatec GmbH 2019-10-16 - Add-on Acquisition
Bielefeld, Germany · www.saperatec.de
Truman's Cleaning LLC 2019-09-12 - Stake Purchase
Louisville, Kentucky · www.trumans.com
Molecule Corp. 2019-06-04 - Add-on Acquisition
Concord, California · www.molecule.ink
View All >>

Business Unit M&A

Company Acquired Add-On/Sale Date #
Henkel Corp.    - Momentive Performance Materials, Inc. - Consumer Sealants Business 2020-11-03 4
Rocky Hill, Connecticut · www.henkelna.com Waterford, New York
Henkel Corp.    - Henkel Corp. - Airflow Systems Business 2019-01-10 4
Rocky Hill, Connecticut · www.henkelna.com Rocky Hill, Connecticut
The Bergquist Co., Inc. 2014-09-18 The Bergquist Co., Inc. - Membrane Switch Business 2018-07-25 1
Chanhassen, Minnesota · www.bergquistcompany.com Chanhassen, Minnesota
Henkel Corp.    - Magna-Tech Manufacturing Corp. 2015-12-15 3
Rocky Hill, Connecticut · www.henkelna.com Muncie, Indiana · www.magnatechmfg.com
Henkel Corp.    - Henkel Corp. - Polyurethane Dispersions Intermediates 2015-02-02 3
Rocky Hill, Connecticut · www.henkelna.com Elgin, Illinois
Henkel Corp.    - Henkel Corp. - Microspheres Business 2015-02-02 2
Rocky Hill, Connecticut · www.henkelna.com Greenville, South Carolina
Henkel Corp.    - Henkel - Corrosion Engineering Division 2011-12-12 1
Rocky Hill, Connecticut · www.henkelna.com Lester, Pennsylvania

M&A by Sector

Sector Buy # Value Sell # Value
Consumer Products 16 (59%) 8.3B (84%) 1 (25%) -
Chemicals 4 (15%) 1.6B (16%) 3 (75%) -
Electronics 2 (7%) - - -
Building Materials 1 (4%) - - -
Consumer Services 1 (4%) - - -
Environmental 1 (4%) - - -
Internet Software and Services 1 (4%) - - -
Technology Hardware 1 (4%) - - -
Total 27 $10.0B 4 -

By Geo

State/Country Buy Value Sell Value
United States 14 8.6B - -
  California 4 - - -
  Connecticut 2 4.1B - -
  New York 1 - - -
  Minnesota 1 - - -
  Massachusetts 1 1.1B - -
  Kentucky 1 - - -
  Indiana 1 - - -
  Illinois 1 575M - -
  Arizona 1 2.9B - -
Germany 5 - 2 -
Canada 1 90M - -
  Ontario 1 90M - -
Chile 1 - - -
China 1 - - -
France 1 1.3B - -
India 1 - - -
Ireland - - 1 -
Israel 1 - - -
Mexico 1 - - -
Spain - - 1 -
Taiwan 1 - - -
Domestic 5 (19%) - 2 (50%) -
Cross-border 22 (81%) 10.0B (100%) 2 (50%) -
Total 27 $10.0B 4 -

Top M&A Advisors

Financial Deals
Credit Suisse Investment Banking
1
Legal Deals
Cleary Gottlieb Steen & Hamilton LLP
1

Deal Values

buy # Total
> $1B 4 $8.8B
$100M to $1B 2 $1.1B
< $100M 1 $90M
TOTAL $10.0B
Largest The Sun Products Corp.
$3.6B (2016-06-24)

M&A Connections

Deals
Acquired from
Investor(s)
26%
7 (26%)
Strategic(s)
19%
5 (19%)
Divested to
Investor(s)
50%
2 (50%)
Strategic(s)
50%
2 (50%)

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