Johnson Matthey plc

25 Farringdon Street, 5th Floor,
London, EC4A 4AB
United Kingdom,
+44 20 7269 8400
www.matthey.com

Johnson Matthey plc provides speciality chemicals company underpinned by science, technology and our people. A leader in sustainable technologies, many of our products enhance the quality of life for millions of people around the world.

M&A Summary

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Year ≤ '12 '13 '14 '15 '16 '17 T
Buy (0.4/yr) # 9 1 - 1 - - 11
vol $397M $124M $521M
Sell (0.2/yr) # 3 - - 1 - - 4
vol $898M $394M $1.3B
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Largest Argillon GmbH
$241M (2008-02-06)
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Largest Johnson Matthey - Electronic Materials Division
$655M (1999-08-18)

According to our data here at Mergr, Johnson Matthey has acquired 11 companies, including 2 in the last 5 years. A total of 1 acquisition came from private equity firms. It has also divested 4 assets.

Johnson Matthey’s largest acquisition to date was in 2008, when it acquired Argillon for $241M. It’s largest disclosed sale occurred in 1999, when it sold Johnson Matthey - Electronic Materials Division to Allied Signal for $655M. Johnson Matthey has acquired in 4 different US states, and 5 countries. The Company’s most targeted sectors include chemicals (46%) and distribution (19%).

When analyzing the chemicals sector as a whole, according to Mergr, in the last 3 years, there are 219 chemicals companies that have made at least 1 acquisition, 17 have acquired at least 5 companies, and 4 have acquired more than 10 companies. The most prolific strategic chemicals acquirer over the past 3 years is Axalta Coating Systems, with 9 acquisitions. The most prolific private equity acquirer in the chemicals sector over the past 3 years is SK Capital Partners with 3 platform acquisitions.

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