Koch Industries Mergers and Acquisitions Summary

Manufacturing Company

Koch Industries has acquired 11 companies, including 6 in the last 5 years. A total of 4 acquisitions came from private equity firms.

Koch Industries’ largest acquisition to date was in 2005, when it acquired Georgia-Pacific for $13.2B. Koch Industries has acquired in 6 different US states, and 3 countries. The Company’s most targeted sectors include electrical equipment (23%) and manufacturing (23%).

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M&A Summary

  • M&A Total Activity9
    • M&A Buy Activity9
  • Total Sectors Invested 7
  • Total Countries Invested 3
  • M&A Buy/Sell Connections 6
  • M&A Advisors 3

Koch Industries, Inc.

4111 East 37th Street North,
Wichita, Kansas 67220
United States,
(316) 828-5500
www.kochind.com

Koch Industries, Inc., owns a diverse group of companies engaged in refining and chemicals; fibers and polymers; commodity and financial trading; and forest and consumer products.


M&A Summary

Buy vs Sell

Year ≤ '16 '17 '18 '19 '20 '21 T
Buy (0.4/yr) # 7 - - - 2 - 9
vol $27.5B $13.0B $40.5B
Sell (0.0/yr) # - - - - - - 0
  9

Most Recent M&A

Company Date Value Type
DarkVision Technologies, Inc. 2020-05-19 - Add-on Acquisition
North Vancouver, British Columbia · www.darkvisiontech.com
Infor Global Solutions, Inc. 2020-02-04 13.0B USD Add-on Acquisition
New York, New York · www.infor.com
Guardian Industries Corp. 2016-11-21 - Add-on Acquisition
Auburn HIlls, Michigan · www.guardian.com
EFT Energy, Inc. 2016-09-19 - Add-on Acquisition
New York, New York · www.eft-analytics.com
Oplink Communications, Inc. 2014-11-19 445M USD Add-on Acquisition
Fremont, California · www.oplink.com
Flint Group Germany GmbH 2014-04-11 2.5B EUR Secondary Buyout
Ahaus-Ottenstein, Germany · www.flintgrp.com
Molex, Inc. 2013-09-09 7.2B USD Add-on Acquisition
Lisle, Illinois · www.molex.com
Georgia-Pacific LLC 2005-11-14 13.2B USD Add-on Acquisition
Atlanta, Georgia · www.gp.com
Invista 2004-05-01 4.2B USD Add-on Acquisition
Wichita, Kansas · www.invista.com
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Business Unit M&A

Company Acquired Add-On/Sale Date #
Invista 2004-05-01 Invista - Aromatic Polyester Polyol Business 2021-01-29 1
Wichita, Kansas · www.invista.com Wichita, Kansas
Georgia-Pacific LLC 2005-11-14 Georgia-Pacific LLC - Nonwovens Business 2021-01-06 5
Atlanta, Georgia · www.gp.com Mt. Holly, North Carolina
Molex, Inc. 2013-09-09 Fiberguide Industries, Inc. 2020-12-17 12
Lisle, Illinois · www.molex.com Caldwell, Idaho · www.fiberguide.com
Koch-Glitsch LP    - Julius MONTZ GmbH 2019-08-01 1
Wichita, Kansas · www.koch-glitsch.com Hilden, Germany · www.montz.de
Guardian Industries Corp. 2016-11-21 Custom Glass Solutions LLC 2018-10-22 1
Auburn HIlls, Michigan · www.guardian.com Worthington, Ohio · www.customglasssolutions.com
Molex, Inc. 2013-09-09 Laird plc - Connected Vehicle Solutions(CVS) Business 2018-09-28 11
Lisle, Illinois · www.molex.com London, United Kingdom
Georgia-Pacific LLC 2005-11-14 Georgia-Pacific Steinfurt GmbH 2018-06-19 4
Atlanta, Georgia · www.gp.com Steinfurt, Germany
Molex, Inc. 2013-09-09 Triton Manufacturing Co., Inc. - Fabricating Flexible Power Cable Business 2017-12-20 10
Lisle, Illinois · www.molex.com Monee, Illinois
Georgia-Pacific LLC 2005-11-14 Georgia-Pacific LLC - Paper Chemicals Business 2017-09-29 3
Atlanta, Georgia · www.gp.com Atlanta, Georgia
Koch Fertilizer LLC    - Bunn Fertiliser Ltd. 2017-03-07 1
Wichita, Kansas · www.kochfertilizer.com Norwich, United Kingdom · www.bunnfertiliser.com

M&A by Sector

Sector Buy # Value Sell # Value
Electrical Equipment 2 (22%) 7.6B (19%) - -
Manufacturing 2 (22%) 2.5B (6%) - -
Apparel/Textiles 1 (11%) 4.2B (10%) - -
Energy Services and Equipment 1 (11%) - - -
Forest Products 1 (11%) 13.2B (33%) - -
Information Technology 1 (11%) 13.0B (32%) - -
Internet Software and Services 1 (11%) - - -
Total 9 $40.5B - -

By Geo

State/Country Buy Value Sell Value
United States 7 38.0B - -
  New York 2 13.0B - -
  Michigan 1 - - -
  Kansas 1 4.2B - -
  Illinois 1 7.2B - -
  Georgia 1 13.2B - -
  California 1 445M - -
Canada 1 - - -
  British Columbia 1 - - -
Germany 1 2.5B - -
Domestic 7 (78%) 38.0B (94%) - -
Cross-border 2 (22%) 2.5B (6%) - -
Total 9 $40.5B - -

Top M&A Advisors

Financial Deals
Goldman Sachs Investment Banking Division
3
Legal Deals
Latham & Watkins
3
Jones Day
1

Deal Values

buy # Total
> $1B 5 $40.1B
$100M to $1B 1 $445M
TOTAL $40.5B
Largest Georgia-Pacific LLC
$13.2B (2005-11-14)

M&A Connections

Deals
Acquired from
Investor(s)
22%
2 (22%)
Strategic(s)
11%
1 (11%)

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