IQVIA Mergers and Acquisitions Summary

Life ScienceCompany

IQVIA has acquired 18 companies, including 4 in the last 5 years. A total of 6 acquisitions came from private equity firms. It has also divested 1 asset.

IQVIA’s largest acquisition to date was in 2016, when it acquired IMS Health Holdings for $8.8B. IQVIA has acquired in 10 different US states, and 2 countries. The Company’s most targeted sectors include life science (50%) and business services (25%).

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M&A Summary

  • M&A Total Activity17
    • M&A Buy Activity16
    • M&A Sell Activity1
  • Total Sectors Invested 4
  • Total Countries Invested 2
  • M&A Buy/Sell Connections 8
  • M&A Advisors 3

IQVIA

IQVIA Holdings, Inc.

4820 Emperor Boulevard ,
Durham, North Carolina 27703
United States,
(919) 998-2000
www.iqvia.com

IQVIA is a provider of advanced analytics, technology solutions, and contract research services to the life sciences industry in the Americas, Europe, Africa, and the Asia-Pacific.


M&A Summary

Buy vs Sell

Year ≤ '17 '18 '19 '20 '21 '22 T
Buy (0.2/yr) # 15 1 - - - - 16
vol $9.5B $9.5B
Sell (0.0/yr) # 1 - - - - - 1
  17

Most Recent M&A

Company Date Value Type
Advanced Health Media LLC 2018-05-31 - Add-on Acquisition
Bridgewater, New Jersey · www.ahmdirect.com
Pilgrim Quality Solutions 2017-10-16 - Add-on Acquisition
Tampa, Florida · www.pilgrimsoftware.com
Encore Health Resources (Encore) 2017-07-17 - Divestiture
Houston, Texas · www.encorehealthresources.com
IMS Health Holdings, Inc. 2016-05-03 8.8B USD Merger
Danbury, Connecticut · www.imshealth.com
Q2 Solutions 2015-07-02 - Joint Venture
Morrisville, North Carolina · www.q2labsolutions.com
Encore Health Resources (Encore) 2014-07-01 - Add-on Acquisition
Houston, Texas · www.encorehealthresources.com
Novella Clinical, Inc. 2013-09-16 - Add-on Acquisition
Morrisville, North Carolina · www.novellaclinical.com
Expression Analysis, Inc. 2012-08-13 - Add-on Acquisition
Durham, North Carolina · www.expressionanalysis.com
Advion BioServices, Inc. 2011-11-07 - Add-on Acquisition
Ithaca, New York
Advion, Inc. 2011-10-27 - Add-on Acquisition
Ithaca, New York · www.advion.com
View All >>

Business Unit M&A

Company Acquired Add-On/Sale Date #
Advanced Health Media LLC    - Advogent Group Inc. 2010-02-03 5
Bridgewater, New Jersey · www.ahmdirect.com Piscataway, New Jersey · www.advogent.com

M&A by Sector

Sector Buy # Value Sell # Value
Life Science 8 (50%) - - -
Business Services 4 (25%) 797M (8%) - -
Information Technology 3 (19%) 8.8B (92%) 1 (100%) -
Software 1 (6%) - - -
Total 16 $9.5B 1 -

By Geo

State/Country Buy Value Sell Value
United States 15 8.8B 1 -
  North Carolina 3 - - -
  Massachusetts 3 - - -
  New York 2 - - -
  Texas 1 - 1 -
  Virginia 1 - - -
  New Jersey 1 - - -
  Illinois 1 - - -
  Florida 1 - - -
  Connecticut 1 8.8B - -
  Arizona 1 - - -
United Kingdom 1 797M - -
Domestic 15 (94%) 8.8B (92%) 1 (100%) -
Cross-border 1 (6%) 797M (8%) - -
Total 16 $9.5B 1 -

Top M&A Advisors

Financial Deals
Barclays Investment Bank
1
Legal Deals
Smith, Anderson, Blount, Dorsett, Mitchell & Jernigan LLP
1
Bryan Cave Leighton Paisner LLP
1

Deal Values

buy # Total
> $1B 1 $8.8B
$100M to $1B 1 $797M
TOTAL $9.5B
Largest IMS Health Holdings, Inc.
$8.8B (2016-05-03)

M&A Connections

Deals
Acquired from
Investor(s)
25%
4 (25%)
Divested to
Strategic(s)
100%
1 (100%)

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