Horizon Mergers and Acquisitions Summary

Life ScienceCompany

Horizon has acquired 12 companies, including 4 in the last 5 years. A total of 4 acquisitions came from private equity firms. It has also divested 1 asset.

Horizon’s largest acquisition to date was in 2021, when it acquired Viela Bio for $3.1B. It’s largest disclosed sale occurred in 2017, when it sold Raptor Pharmaceuticals to Chiesi Farmaceutici for $70M. Horizon has acquired in 6 different US states, and 3 countries. The Company’s most targeted sectors include life science (100%).

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M&A Summary

  • M&A Total Activity12
    • M&A Buy Activity11
    • M&A Sell Activity1
  • Total Sectors Invested 1
  • Total Countries Invested 3
  • M&A Buy/Sell Connections 9
  • M&A Advisors 11

Horizon

Horizon Therapeutics Public Limited Company

Connaught House, 1st Floor,
Dublin,
Ireland,
353 1 772 2100
www.horizontherapeutics.com

Horizon is a biopharmaceutical company focused on improving patients’ lives by identifying, developing, acquiring and commercializing differentiated and accessible medicines that address unmet medical needs. The Company markets seven medicines through its orphan, primary care and specialty business units. Horizon was founded in 2005 and is based in Dublin, Ireland.


M&A Summary

Buy vs Sell

Year ≤ '17 '18 '19 '20 '21 '22 T
Buy (0.6/yr) # 8 - - 1 2 - 11
vol $3.3B $45M $3.1B $6.4B
Sell (0.0/yr) # 1 - - - - - 1
vol $70M $70M
  12

Most Recent M&A

Company Date Value Type
OPKO Health - Sterile Fill & Finish Manufacturing Facility 2021-06-17 65M USD Divestiture
Waterford, Ireland
Viela Bio, Inc. 2021-02-01 3.1B USD Add-on Acquisition
Gaithersburg, Maryland · www.vielabio.com
Curzion Pharmaceuticals, Inc. 2020-04-02 45M USD Add-on Acquisition
San Diego, California
Raptor Pharmaceuticals Corp. 2017-05-23 70M USD Divestiture
Novato, California · www.raptorpharma.com
River Vision Development Corp. 2017-05-08 145M USD Add-on Acquisition
New York, New York
Raptor Pharmaceuticals Corp. 2016-09-12 800M USD Add-on Acquisition
Novato, California · www.raptorpharma.com
Boehringer Ingelheim - Interferon Gamma-1b 2016-05-19 28M EUR Divestiture
, Germany
Crealta Pharmaceuticals, LLC 2015-12-11 510M USD Add-on Acquisition
Glendale, Wisconsin · www.crealtapharma.com
Hyperion Therapeutics, Inc. 2015-04-03 1.1B USD Add-on Acquisition
Brisbane, California · www.hyperiontx.com
Nuvo Research - PENNSAID 2014-10-17 45M USD Divestiture
, United States
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M&A by Sector

Sector Buy # Value Sell # Value
Life Science 11 (100%) 6.4B (100%) 1 (100%) 70M (100%)
Total 11 $6.4B 1 $70M

By Geo

State/Country Buy Value Sell Value
United States 9 6.4B 1 70M
  California 3 1.9B 1 70M
  Wisconsin 1 510M - -
  New York 1 145M - -
  Maryland 1 3.1B - -
  Georgia 1 660M - -
Germany 1 28M - -
Ireland 1 65M - -
Domestic 1 (9%) 65M (1%) - -
Cross-border 10 (91%) 6.4B (99%) 1 (100%) 70M (100%)
Total 11 $6.4B 1 $70M

Top M&A Advisors

Financial Deals
Citigroup Investment Banking
3
Jefferies LLC
3
Cowen Group, Inc.
2
Legal Deals
Cooley LLP
5
McCann FitzGerald
3
Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom LLP
1

Deal Values

buy # Total
> $1B 2 $4.2B
$100M to $1B 4 $2.1B
< $100M 4 $183M
TOTAL $6.4B
Largest Viela Bio, Inc.
$3.1B (2021-02-01)
sell # Total
< $100M 1 $70M
TOTAL $70M
Largest Raptor Pharmaceuticals Corp.
$70M (2017-05-23)

M&A Connections

Deals
Acquired from
Investor(s)
27%
3 (27%)
Strategic(s)
36%
4 (36%)
Divested to
Strategic(s)
100%
1 (100%)

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