MAGNA Mergers and Acquisitions Summary

Automotive Company

MAGNA has acquired 21 companies, including 6 in the last 5 years. It has also divested 2 assets.

MAGNA’s largest acquisition to date was in 2021, when it acquired Veoneer for $3.3B. MAGNA has acquired in 2 different US states, and 11 countries. The Company’s most targeted sectors include automotive (77%) and electronics (5%).

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M&A Summary

  • M&A Total Activity23
    • M&A Buy Activity21
    • M&A Sell Activity2
  • Total Sectors Invested 6
  • Total Countries Invested 11
  • M&A Buy/Sell Connections 8
  • M&A Advisors 1

MAGNA

Magna International, Inc.

337 Magna Drive,
Aurora, Ontario L4G 7K1
Canada,
(905) 726-2462
www.magna.com

MAGNA is a diversified automotive supplier. Magna designs, develops and manufactures automotive systems, assemblies, modules and components, as well as engineers and assembles complete vehicles, primarily for sale to original equipment manufacturers (OEMs) of cars and light trucks. Magna was formed in 1957 and is based in Aurora, Ontario. MAGNA was founded in 1957 and is based in Aurora, Canada.


M&A Summary

Buy vs Sell

Year ≤ '16 '17 '18 '19 '20 '21 T
Buy (0.6/yr) # 18 - 1 1 - 1 21
vol $2.9B $3.3B $6.2B
Sell (0.0/yr) # 2 - - - - - 2
  23

Most Recent M&A

Company Date Value Type
Veoneer, Inc. 2021-07-22 3.3B USD Add-on Acquisition
Stockholm, Sweden · www.veoneer.com
Wipac Czech s.r.o. 2019-11-20 - Divestiture
Ostrava, Czech Republic · www.fltc.eu
VIZA Geca SL 2018-12-18 - Add-on Acquisition
, Spain
BÖCO Böddecker & Co. GmbH & Co. KG 2016-09-26 - Add-on Acquisition
Wuppertal, Germany · www.boeco.de
Telemotive AG 2016-04-25 - Add-on Acquisition
Muhlhausen, Germany · www.telemotive.de
Getrag KG 2016-01-04 2.0B EUR Add-on Acquisition
Untergruppenbach, Germany · www.getrag.com
Stadco Ltd. 2015-10-02 - Add-on Acquisition
Shropshire, United Kingdom · www.stadco.co.uk
Bestop, Inc. 2015-08-03 - Divestiture
Broomfield, Colorado · www.bestop.com
Magna International - Battery Pack Business 2015-02-23 - Divestiture
Aurora, Ontario
Philips & Lite-On Digital Solutions - Display and Electronic Components Business Units 2015-02-03 - Divestiture
Hsinchu, Taiwan
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M&A by Sector

Sector Buy # Value Sell # Value
Automotive 16 (76%) 6.2B (100%) 1 (50%) -
Electronics 1 (5%) - - -
Engineering 1 (5%) - - -
Manufacturing 1 (5%) - - -
Metals/Mining 1 (5%) - - -
Plastics 1 (5%) - - -
Chemicals - - 1 (50%) -
Total 21 $6.2B 2 -

By Geo

State/Country Buy Value Sell Value
Germany 7 2.5B - -
Canada 3 - 1 -
  Ontario 3 - 1 -
United States 3 435M 1 -
  Michigan 2 435M - -
  Colorado - - 1 -
Argentina 1 - - -
Brazil 1 - - -
Czech Republic 1 - - -
Japan 1 - - -
Spain 1 - - -
Sweden 1 3.3B - -
Taiwan 1 - - -
United Kingdom 1 - - -
Domestic 3 (14%) - 1 (50%) -
Cross-border 18 (86%) 6.2B (100%) 1 (50%) -
Total 21 $6.2B 2 -

Top M&A Advisors

Legal Deals
Sidley Austin LLP
1

Deal Values

buy # Total
> $1B 2 $5.3B
$100M to $1B 3 $974M
TOTAL $6.2B
Largest Veoneer, Inc.
$3.3B (2021-07-22)

M&A Connections

Deals
Acquired from
Strategic(s)
29%
6 (29%)
Divested to
Investor(s)
50%
1 (50%)
Strategic(s)
50%
1 (50%)

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