Mallinckrodt Pharmaceuticals Mergers and Acquisitions Summary

Life Science Company

Mallinckrodt Pharmaceuticals has acquired 14 companies, including 5 in the last 5 years. A total of 5 acquisitions came from private equity firms. It has also divested 5 assets.

Mallinckrodt Pharmaceuticals’ largest acquisition to date was in 2014, when it acquired Questcor Pharmaceuticals for $5.8B. It’s largest disclosed sale occurred in 2016, when it sold Mallinckrodt - Nuclear Imaging Business to IBA Molecular Imaging for $690M. Mallinckrodt Pharmaceuticals has acquired in 8 different US states, and 2 countries. The Company’s most targeted sectors include life science (75%) and medical products (25%).

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M&A Summary

  • M&A Total Activity17
    • M&A Buy Activity12
    • M&A Sell Activity5
  • Total Sectors Invested 2
  • Total Countries Invested 2
  • M&A Buy/Sell Connections 11
  • M&A Advisors 5

Mallinckrodt plc (Mallinckrodt Pharmaceuticals)

College Business & Technology Park Cruiserath Blanchardstown,
Dublin, TW18 3AG
United Kingdom,
353 1 696 0000
www.mallinckrodt.com

Mallinckrodt is a specialty pharmaceutical and medical imaging business that develops, manufactures, markets and distributes specialty pharmaceutical products and medical imaging agents. The company’s core strengths include the acquisition and management of highly regulated raw materials; deep regulatory expertise; and specialized chemistry, formulation and manufacturing capabilities. Mallinckrodt was founded in 1867 and is based in Dublin, Ireland.


M&A Summary

Buy vs Sell

Year ≤ '16 '17 '18 '19 '20 '21 T
Buy (0.8/yr) # 8 3 - 1 - - 12
vol $11.1B $1.2B $12.3B
Sell (0.4/yr) # 3 1 1 - - - 5
vol $960M $171M $1.1B
  17

Most Recent M&A

Company Date Value Type
Silence Therapeutics Plc 2019-07-18 - Stake Purchase
London, United Kingdom · www.silence-therapeutics.com
Mallinckrodt plc - Recothrom and Preveleak 2018-03-19 - Divestiture
Dublin, Ireland
Sucampo Pharmaceuticals, Inc. 2017-12-26 1.2B USD Add-on Acquisition
Bethesda, Maryland · www.sucampo.com
Ocera Therapeutics, Inc. 2017-11-02 42M USD Add-on Acquisition
Palo Alto, California · www.ocerainc.com
InfaCare Pharmaceutical Corp. 2017-08-04 - Add-on Acquisition
Trevose, Pennsylvania · www.infacare.com
Mallinckrodt plc - Intrathecal Therapy Business 2017-01-30 171M USD Divestiture
Dublin, Ireland
Mallinckrodt - Nuclear Imaging Business 2016-08-24 690M USD Divestiture
Dublin, Ireland
Stratatech Corp. 2016-08-10 - Add-on Acquisition
Madison, Wisconsin · www.stratatechcorp.com
Medicines Company - Hemostasis Products 2015-12-18 175M USD Divestiture
, United States
Mallinckrodt - Contrast Media And Delivery Systems Imaging Business (CMDS) 2015-11-27 270M USD Divestiture
, United States
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Business Unit M&A

Company Acquired Add-On/Sale Date #
Questcor Pharmaceuticals, Inc. 2014-08-14 BioVectra, Inc. 2019-09-10 1
Anaheim, California · www.questcor.com Charlottetown, Prince Edward Island · www.biovectra.com

M&A by Sector

Sector Buy # Value Sell # Value
Life Science 9 (75%) 9.6B (78%) 1 (20%) 171M (15%)
Medical Products 3 (25%) 2.7B (22%) 3 (60%) 960M (85%)
Healthcare Services - - 1 (20%) -
Total 12 $12.3B 5 $1.1B

By Geo

State/Country Buy Value Sell Value
United States 11 12.3B 1 270M
  California 3 7.1B - -
  Pennsylvania 2 1.3B - -
  Wisconsin 1 - - -
  Ohio 1 75M - -
  New Jersey 1 2.3B - -
  Minnesota 1 100M - -
  Maryland 1 1.2B - -
Ireland - - 3 861M
Sweden - - 1 -
United Kingdom 1 - - -
Domestic 1 (8%) - - -
Cross-border 11 (92%) 12.3B (100%) 5 (100%) 1.1B (100%)
Total 12 $12.3B 5 $1.1B

Top M&A Advisors

Financial Deals
Deutsche Bank Corporate & Investment Banking
2
Barclays Investment Bank
1
Goldman Sachs Investment Banking Division
1
Legal Deals
Wachtell, Lipton, Rosen & Katz LLP
4
Arthur Cox & Co.
2

Deal Values

buy # Total
> $1B 5 $11.9B
$100M to $1B 1 $175M
< $100M 3 $217M
TOTAL $12.3B
Largest Questcor Pharmaceuticals, Inc.
$5.8B (2014-08-14)
sell # Total
$100M to $1B 3 $1.1B
TOTAL $1.1B
Largest Mallinckrodt - Nuclear Imaging Business
$690M (2016-08-24)

M&A Connections

Deals
Acquired from
Investor(s)
25%
3 (25%)
Strategic(s)
8%
1 (8%)
Divested to
Investor(s)
20%
1 (20%)
Strategic(s)
80%
4 (80%)

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