Investcorp International Mergers and Acquisitions Summary

Private Equity Profile

In the last 3 years, Investcorp International has acquired 16 companies. It has also invested in 3 others.

Investcorp International’s most common sectors for investment are software (10%) and business services (8%). The Firm’s most common investment types include secondary buyout (35%) and buyout (lbo, mbo, mbi) (32%). In total, Investcorp International has invested in 21 US states and 21 different countries. Its largest (disclosed) acquisition occurred in 2016 when it acquired AlixPartners for $2.5B.

In the last 3 years, Investcorp International has exited 9 companies. The Firm’s most common exit type is trade sale (49%). Investcorp International’s largest (disclosed) exit occurred in 2014 when it sold Berlin Packaging for $1.4B.

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M&A Summary

  • M&A Total Activity229
    • M&A Buy Activity143
    • M&A Sell Activity86
  • Total Sectors Invested 38
  • Total Countries Invested 21
  • M&A Buy/Sell Connections 80
  • M&A Advisors 32

Investcorp International, Inc.

Investcorp House,PO Box 5340,
Manama,
Bahrain
+ 973 17532000
www.investcorp.com
info@investcorp.com

Investcorp International, Inc. is a publicly traded global investment group focused on a variety of investment disciplines. Practice areas include private equity in North America and Western Europe, hedge funds, US real estate, technology investments, and Middle Eastern private equity. Within North America/Europe private equity, Investcorp targets market leaders with proven track records. It looks to invest $15 to $50 million in companies with revenues of $10 to $250 million. Investcorp's technology group sponsors growth-oriented control investments in the tech sector. Investcorp's Middle East practice focuses on buyout/build opportunities in North Africa and the Gulf Region. Target sectors include services, infrastructure, manufacturing, and energy. Investcorp was formed in 1982 and is based in Manama, Bahrain.


Investment Criteria

Sectors of Interest: Automotive, Building Materials, Business Services, Chemicals, Communications, Consumer Products, Consumer Services, Distribution, Electronics, Energy Services and Equipment, Engineering, Environmental, Financial Services, Furniture, Information Technology, Manufacturing, Marketing, Media, Packaging, Plastics, Real Estate, Retail, Safety/Security, Semiconductors, Software, Staffing, Technology Hardware, Transportation

Target Transaction Types: Buyout (LBO, MBO, MBI), Consolidation, Divestiture, Growth Capital

Geographic Preferences: East US, Midwest US, South US, West US, Canada, Western Europe, Eastern Europe

Transaction Criteria Min Max
Target Revenue 10 250
Target EBITDA - -
Investment Size 15 50
Enterprise Value - -
values in millions of USD

M&A Summary

Buy vs Sell

Year ≤ '15 '16 '17 '18 '19 '20 T
Buy (5.0/yr) # 118 6 3 5 9 2 143
vol $9.9B $2.5B $431M $110M $180M $13.1B
Sell (3.2/yr) # 70 7 3 3 3 - 86
vol $17.3B $2.0B $682M $15M $580M $20.6B
  229

Most Recent M&A

Company Date Value Type
Avira Holding GmbH & Co. KG 2020-04-09 180M USD Buyout (LBO, MBO, MBI)
Tettnang, Germany · www.avira.com
Fortune Fish & Gourmet Co. 2020-02-12 - Recapitalization
Bensenville, Illinois · www.fortunefishco.net
Nephrocare Health Services Pvt. Ltd. 2019-11-25 45M USD Secondary Buyout
Hyderabad, India · www.nephroplus.com
Intergrow Brands Pvt. Ltd. 2019-10-30 11M USD Divestiture
Ernakulam, India · www.intergrowbrands.com
Bewakoof Brands Pvt. Ltd. 2019-10-14 - Growth Capital
Maharashtra, India · www.bewakoof.com
Vivaticket S.p.A. 2019-09-16 - Buyout (LBO, MBO, MBI)
Bologna, Italy · www.vivaticket.com
U.S. TelePacific Corp. 2019-08-19 - Secondary Buyout
Los Angeles, California · www.tpx.com
Contentserv AG 2019-07-18 - Buyout (LBO, MBO, MBI)
Baar, Switzerland · www.contentserv.com
SecureLink NV 2019-05-07 580M EUR Add-on Acquisition
Sliedrecht, Netherlands · www.securelink.net
The Wrench Group 2019-04-08 - Secondary Buyout
Melissa, Texas · www.thewrenchgroup.com
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Portfolio M&A

Company Acquired Add-On/Sale Date #
Health Plus Management Services LLC 2019-01-28 Orthopaedic & Sports Associates of Long Island 2020-09-09 1
Garden City, New York · www.healthplusllc.com Woodbury, New York · www.osaliortho.com
AlixPartners LLP 2016-11-07 Freeh Group International Solutions LLC 2020-08-03 1
Chicago, Illinois · www.alixpartners.com Wilmington, Delaware · www.freehgroup.com
NDT Corrosion Control Services Co. 2015-08-14 International Inspection Centre Co. W.L.L 2019-03-04 2
Dammam, Saudi Arabia · www.ndtcorrosion.com Sabahiya, Kuwait · www.intrexkw.com
KSI Trading Corp. 2018-04-12 Tidewater Bumper Service, Inc. 2018-12-18 2
South Plainfield, New Jersey · www.ksiautoparts.com Norfolk, Virginia
KSI Trading Corp. 2018-04-12 Richmond Tidewater Bumper 2018-11-08 1
South Plainfield, New Jersey · www.ksiautoparts.com Mechanicsville, Virginia · www.richmondbumper.com
Arrowhead Electrical Products, Inc. 2015-09-01 Ratioparts-Ersatzteile-Vertriebs GmbH 2018-07-16 5
Blaine, Minnesota · www.arrowheadep.com Euskirchen, Germany · www.ratioparts.com
Arrowhead Electrical Products, Inc. 2015-09-01 Interparts Industries, Inc. 2018-05-02 4
Blaine, Minnesota · www.arrowheadep.com Plainview, New York · www.interparts.com
NDT Corrosion Control Services Co. 2015-08-14 HI-TECH Inspection Services LLC 2017-03-12 1
Dammam, Saudi Arabia · www.ndtcorrosion.com Sultanate, Oman · www.hitechoman.net
Arrowhead Electrical Products, Inc. 2015-09-01 J&N Auto Electric, Inc. 2017-01-10 3
Blaine, Minnesota · www.arrowheadep.com Cincinnati, Ohio · www.jnelectric.com
Arrowhead Electrical Products, Inc. 2015-09-01 Stens Corp. 2016-11-22 2
Blaine, Minnesota · www.arrowheadep.com Jasper, Indiana · www.stens.com

M&A by Sector

Sector Current # Value All-time # Value
Software 6 (11%) 234M (5%) 14 (10%) 234M (2%)
Business Services 6 (11%) 270M (6%) 11 (8%) 570M (4%)
Consumer Products 3 (6%) 151M (3%) 10 (7%) 998M (8%)
Information Technology 2 (4%) - 10 (7%) 830M (6%)
Distribution 4 (8%) - 9 (6%) 1.1B (8%)
Retail 2 (4%) 65M (1%) 8 (6%) 490M (4%)
Building Materials 2 (4%) 431M (9%) 7 (5%) 1.7B (13%)
Apparel/Textiles 4 (8%) 663M (14%) 7 (5%) 871M (7%)
Technology Hardware - - 7 (5%) 157M (1%)
Internet Software and Services 4 (8%) - 7 (5%) -
Manufacturing 2 (4%) - 6 (4%) -
Financial Services 3 (6%) 2.5B (54%) 4 (3%) 2.5B (19%)
Chemicals - - 4 (3%) 873M (7%)
Food 1 (2%) - 3 (2%) 154M (1%)
Healthcare Services 2 (4%) 45M (1%) 3 (2%) 45M (< 1%)
Communications - - 3 (2%) -
Packaging - - 3 (2%) -
Semiconductors - - 3 (2%) -
Publishing - - 2 (1%) 350M (3%)
Marketing 1 (2%) 300M (6%) 2 (1%) 300M (2%)
Automotive 1 (2%) - 2 (1%) -
Consumer Services - - 2 (1%) -
Test/Measurement Equipment - - 2 (1%) -
Transportation - - 1 (1%) 730M (6%)
Leisure - - 1 (1%) 728M (6%)
Engineering - - 1 (1%) 479M (4%)
Agriculture 1 (2%) - 1 (1%) -
E-Commerce 1 (2%) - 1 (1%) -
Education - - 1 (1%) -
Electronics 1 (2%) - 1 (1%) -
Energy Services and Equipment 1 (2%) - 1 (1%) -
Forest Products 1 (2%) - 1 (1%) -
Information Services 1 (2%) - 1 (1%) -
Life Science 1 (2%) - 1 (1%) -
Media 1 (2%) - 1 (1%) -
Oil/Gas Exploration 1 (2%) - 1 (1%) -
Safety/Security - - 1 (1%) -
Staffing 1 (2%) - 1 (1%) -
Total 53 $4.7B 144 $13.2B

Acquisitions By Geo

State/Country Current # Value All-time # Value
United States 14 (26%) 3.3B (71%) 70 (49%) 6.6B (50%)
  California 1 (2%) - 11 (8%) 42M (< 1%)
  Illinois 3 (6%) 2.5B (54%) 7 (5%) 2.5B (19%)
  Texas - - 7 (5%) 730M (6%)
  New York 2 (4%) - 6 (4%) 485M (4%)
  Massachusetts - - 5 (3%) 115M (1%)
  Virginia 1 (2%) - 4 (3%) -
  New Jersey 1 (2%) - 4 (3%) -
  Georgia - - 4 (3%) 458M (3%)
  Minnesota 2 (4%) 300M (6%) 3 (2%) 300M (2%)
  Ohio 1 (2%) 500M (11%) 3 (2%) 500M (4%)
  Colorado 1 (2%) - 2 (1%) -
  North Carolina - - 2 (1%) 700M (5%)
  Arizona - - 2 (1%) 425M (3%)
  Maryland - - 2 (1%) 300M (2%)
  Alabama - - 2 (1%) -
  Indiana 1 (2%) - 1 (1%) -
  Florida 1 (2%) - 1 (1%) -
  Washington - - 1 (1%) -
  Pennsylvania - - 1 (1%) -
  Missouri - - 1 (1%) -
  Idaho - - 1 (1%) -
United Kingdom 4 (8%) 485M (10%) 17 (12%) 2.7B (21%)
Germany 3 (6%) 180M (4%) 8 (6%) 631M (5%)
Saudi Arabia 5 (9%) - 5 (3%) -
Italy 4 (8%) 163M (3%) 5 (3%) 163M (1%)
Switzerland 2 (4%) - 5 (3%) 345M (3%)
Netherlands 1 (2%) 270M (6%) 5 (3%) 1.1B (8%)
Turkey 4 (8%) - 4 (3%) -
India 3 (6%) 56M (1%) 3 (2%) 56M (< 1%)
Denmark 2 (4%) 140M (3%) 3 (2%) 1.1B (8%)
Sweden 2 (4%) 65M (1%) 3 (2%) 527M (4%)
Spain 2 (4%) - 3 (2%) -
Kuwait 2 (4%) - 2 (1%) -
France 1 (2%) - 2 (1%) -
Norway 1 (2%) - 2 (1%) -
United Arab Emirates 1 (2%) - 2 (1%) -
Channel Islands 1 (2%) - 1 (1%) -
Finland 1 (2%) - 1 (1%) -
Canada - - 1 (1%) -
  Ontario - - 1 (1%) -
Ireland - - 1 (1%) -
Puerto Rico - - 1 (1%) -
Domestic 14 (26%) 3.3B (71%) 70 (49%) 6.6B (50%)
Cross-border 39 (74%) 1.4B (29%) 74 (51%) 6.7B (50%)
Total 53 $4.7B 144 $13.2B

Acquisitions by Deal Type

Type Current # Value All-time # Value
Secondary Buyout 21 (40%) 4.2B (90%) 49 (34%) 9.5B (72%)
Buyout (LBO, MBO, MBI) 11 (21%) 343M (7%) 45 (31%) 1.1B (8%)
Divestiture 4 (8%) 130M (3%) 13 (9%) 1.8B (13%)
Growth Capital 7 (13%) - 13 (9%) 345M (3%)
Stake Purchase 9 (17%) - 11 (8%) -
Venture - - 8 (6%) 42M (< 1%)
Recapitalization 1 (2%) - 2 (1%) -
Special Situations/Distressed - - 1 (1%) 425M (3%)
Acquisition Financing - - 1 (1%) -
PIPE - - 1 (1%) -
Total 53 $4.7B 144 $13.2B

Exits by Deal Type

Type Total # Value
Secondary Sale 32 (37%) 10.6B (55%)
Trade Sale - Public Company 25 (29%) 5.8B (30%)
Trade Sale 17 (20%) 2.7B (14%)
IPO 7 (8%) -
Sold to Management 2 (2%) 160M (1%)
Bankruptcy 1 (1%) -
Divestiture 1 (1%) -
Merger 1 (1%) -
Total 86 $19.3B

Top M&A Advisors

Financial Deals
Barclays Investment Bank
3
Houlihan Lokey
2
Morgan Joseph TriArtisan LLC
2
Legal Deals
Gibson, Dunn & Crutcher LLP
6
Shearman & Sterling LLP
3
SJ Berwin LLP
3

Deal Values

buy # Total
> $1B 1 $2.5B
$100M to $1B 26 $10.4B
< $100M 6 $260M
TOTAL $13.2B
Largest AlixPartners LLP
$2.5B (2016-11-07)
sell # Total
> $1B 7 $8.6B
$100M to $1B 26 $11.7B
< $100M 7 $307M
TOTAL $20.6B
Largest Berlin Packaging LLC
$1.4B (2014-10-06)

M&A Connections

Deals %
Acquired from
PE Firm(s)
85%
62 85%
Strategic(s)
15%
11 15%
Exited to
PE Firm(s)
46%
37 46%
Strategic(s)
54%
44 54%

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