M&A Deal Summary

MaxLinear Acquires Silicon Motion Technology

On May 5, 2022, MaxLinear acquired semiconductors company Silicon Motion Technology

Acquisition Highlights
  • This is MaxLinear’s 5th transaction in the Semiconductors sector.
  • This is MaxLinear’s 1st transaction in China.

M&A Deal Summary

Date 2022-05-05
Target Silicon Motion Technology
Sector Semiconductors
Buyer(s) MaxLinear
Deal Type Merger
Advisor(s) Goldman Sachs Investment Banking Division (Financial)
Latham & Watkins
K&L Gates LLP (Legal)

Target

Silicon Motion Technology

Kowloon, China
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Silicon Motion Technology is a fabless semiconductor company, designs, develops, and markets semiconductor solutions for mobile storage and mobile communications markets. Silicon Motion Technology was founded in 1995 and is based in Kowloon, China.

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Buyer

MaxLinear

Carlsbad, California, United States

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Category Company
Founded 2003
Sector Semiconductors
Employees1,503
Revenue 892M USD (2021)
DESCRIPTION

MaxLinear is a provider of highly integrated radio-frequency analog and mixed signal semiconductor SoC solutions for broadband communications applications offering high levels of performance, small silicon die-size, and low power consumption. MaxLinear was founded in 2003 and is based in Carlsbad, California.


DEAL STATS #
Overall 8 of 8
Sector (Semiconductors) 5 of 5
Type (Merger) 1 of 1
Country (China) 1 of 1
Year (2022) 1 of 1
PREVIOUS DEAL
DATE TARGET DEAL TYPE VALUE
2020-09-09 NanoSemi

Waltham, Massachusetts, United States

NanoSemi, Inc. is a provider of intellectual property that utilizes patented machine learning techniques to improve signal integrity and power efficiency in SoCs, ASICs, and FPGAs used in next-generation communication and artificial intelligence systems. NanoSemi was founded in 2014 and is based in Waltham, Massachusetts.

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