M&C Saatchi Mergers and Acquisitions Summary

Marketing Company

M&C Saatchi has acquired 7 companies, including 4 in the last 5 years. It has also divested 1 asset.

It’s largest disclosed sale occurred in 2013, when it sold Walker Media Holdings to Publicis Groupe SA for $74M. M&C Saatchi has acquired in 1 US state, and 5 countries. The Company’s most targeted sectors include marketing (58%) and media (29%).

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M&A Summary

  • M&A Total Activity8
    • M&A Buy Activity7
    • M&A Sell Activity1
  • Total Sectors Invested 3
  • Total Countries Invested 5
  • M&A Buy/Sell Connections 1
  • M&A Advisors 1

M&C Saatchi plc

36 Golden Square Soho,
London, W1F 9EE
United Kingdom,
+44 (0) 20 7543 4500
www.mcsaatchi.com

M&C Saatchi plc are a global marketing services business working across a wide variety of industry sectors with a strategy focused on winning new business and starting new businesses. M&C Saatchi was founded in 1995 and is based in London, the United Kingdom.


M&A Summary

Buy vs Sell

Year ≤ '15 '16 '17 '18 '19 '20 T
Buy (0.4/yr) # 5 1 1 - - - 7
Sell (0.0/yr) # 1 - - - - - 1
vol $74M $74M
  8

Most Recent M&A

Company Date Value Type
Bohemia Group 2017-02-15 - Add-on Acquisition
Redfern, Australia · www.bohemiagroup.com.au
Dalmatian Advertising 2016-06-21 - Add-on Acquisition
Cape Town, South Africa · www.dalmatianadvertising.com
Creative Spark Interactive Pty Ltd. 2015-11-27 - Add-on Acquisition
Cape Town, South Africa · www.creativespark.co.za
Park Avenue Agency 2015-07-16 - Add-on Acquisition
, United States
February India 2014-08-06 - Add-on Acquisition
New Delhi, India · www.februaryindia.com
Walker Media Holdings Ltd. 2013-11-21 74M GBP Divestiture
London, United Kingdom · www.walkermedia.com
Merlin Elite Ltd. 2013-01-24 - Add-on Acquisition
London, United Kingdom
Human Digital Ltd. 2011-07-11 - Add-on Acquisition
London, United Kingdom · www.human-digital.com
View All >>

M&A by Sector

Sector Buy # Value Sell # Value
Marketing 4 (57%) - - -
Media 2 (29%) - 1 (100%) 74M (100%)
Digital Media 1 (14%) - - -
Total 7 - 1 $74M

By Geo

State/Country Buy Value Sell Value
United Kingdom 2 - 1 74M
South Africa 2 - - -
Australia 1 - - -
India 1 - - -
United States 1 - - -
Domestic 2 (29%) - 1 (100%) 74M (100%)
Cross-border 5 (71%) - - -
Total 7 - 1 $74M

Top M&A Advisors

Financial Deals
Clarity Capital Partners Ltd.
1

Deal Values

sell # Total
< $100M 1 $74M
TOTAL $74M
Largest Walker Media Holdings Ltd.
$74M (2013-11-21)

M&A Connections

Deals %
Divested to
Strategic(s)
100%
1 100%

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