McAfee Mergers and Acquisitions Summary

Information Technology Company

McAfee has acquired 10 companies of its own, including 3 in the last 5 years. A total of 4 acquisitions came from private equity firms.

McAfee’s largest acquisition to date was in 2013, when it acquired Stonesoft Oyj for $389M. McAfee has acquired in 4 different US states, and 3 countries. The Company’s most targeted sectors include information technology (56%) and software (45%).

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M&A Summary

  • M&A Total Activity9
    • M&A Buy Activity9
  • Total Sectors Invested 2
  • Total Countries Invested 3
  • M&A Buy/Sell Connections 4

McAfee, Inc.

2821 Mission College Boulevard,
Santa Clara, California 95054
United States,
(972) 963-8000
www.mcafee.com

McAfee delivers proactive and proven security solutions and services that help secure systems and networks around the world, McAfee protects consumers and businesses of all sizes from the latest malware and emerging online threats. McAfee's solutions are designed to work together, integrating anti-malware, antispyware, and antivirus software with security management features that deliver unsurpassed real-time visibility and analytics, reduce risk, ensure compliance, improve Internet security, and help businesses achieve operational efficiencies. McAfee was formed in 1987 and is based in Santa Clara, California.


M&A Summary

Buy vs Sell

Year ≤ '15 '16 '17 '18 '19 '20 T
Buy (0.6/yr) # 6 - 1 - 1 1 9
vol $739M $739M
Sell (0.0/yr) # - - - - - - 0
  9

Most Recent M&A

Company Date Value Type
Light Point Security LLC 2020-02-24 - Add-on Acquisition
Baltimore, Maryland · www.lightpointsecurity.com
NanoSec 2019-08-08 - Add-on Acquisition
Santa Clara, California · www.nanosec.io
Skyhigh Networks 2017-11-27 - Add-on Acquisition
Campbell, California · www.skyhighnetworks.com
Stonesoft Oyj 2013-05-06 389M USD Add-on Acquisition
Helsinki, Finland · www.stonesoft.com
NitroSecurity, Inc. 2011-11-30 - Add-on Acquisition
Portsmouth, New Hampshire · www.nitrosecurity.com
Solidcore Systems, Inc. 2009-06-01 - Add-on Acquisition
Cupertino, California
SafeBoot BV 2007-11-19 350M USD Add-on Acquisition
Nieuwegein, Netherlands
SiteAdvisor, Inc. 2006-04-05 - Add-on Acquisition
Boston, Massachusetts · www.siteadvisor.com
Foundstone, Inc. 2004-10-04 - Add-on Acquisition
Mission Viejo, California · www.foundstone.com
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M&A by Sector

Sector Buy # Value Sell # Value
Information Technology 5 (56%) 389M (53%) - -
Software 4 (44%) 350M (47%) - -
Total 9 $739M - -

By Geo

State/Country Buy Value Sell Value
United States 7 - - -
  California 4 - - -
  New Hampshire 1 - - -
  Massachusetts 1 - - -
  Maryland 1 - - -
Finland 1 389M - -
Netherlands 1 350M - -
Domestic 7 (78%) - - -
Cross-border 2 (22%) 739M (100%) - -
Total 9 $739M - -

Deal Values

buy # Total
$100M to $1B 2 $739M
TOTAL $739M
Largest Stonesoft Oyj
$389M (2013-05-06)

M&A Connections

Deals %
Acquired from
PE Firm(s)
100%
4 100%

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