Microsemi Mergers and Acquisitions Summary

SemiconductorsCompany

Microsemi has acquired 32 companies of its own, including 1 in the last 5 years. A total of 1 acquisition came from private equity firms. It has also divested 4 assets.

Microsemi’s largest acquisition to date was in 2015, when it acquired PMC-Sierra for $2.5B. It’s largest disclosed sale occurred in 2016, when it sold Microsemi Corp - Embedded Security RF Business to Mercury Systems for $300M. Microsemi has acquired in 10 different US states, and 4 countries. The Company’s most targeted sectors include semiconductors (69%) and electronics (10%).

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M&A Summary

  • M&A Total Activity36
    • M&A Buy Activity32
    • M&A Sell Activity4
  • Total Sectors Invested 7
  • Total Countries Invested 4
  • M&A Buy/Sell Connections 13
  • M&A Advisors 7

Microsemi

Microsemi Corp.

2355 W. Chandler Blvd.,
Chandler, Arizona 85224
United States,
(480) 792-7200
www.microsemi.com

Microsemi offers a comprehensive portfolio of semiconductor and system solutions for communications, defense & security, aerospace, and industrial markets. Microsemi was established in 1960 and is based in Chandler, Arizona.


M&A Summary

Buy vs Sell

Year ≤ '17 '18 '19 '20 '21 '22 T
Buy (0.0/yr) # 32 - - - - - 32
vol $5.4B $5.4B
Sell (0.0/yr) # 4 - - - - - 4
vol $810M $810M
  36

Most Recent M&A

Company Date Value Type
Vectron International, Inc. 2017-11-26 130M USD Divestiture
Hudson, New Hampshire · www.vectron.com
Microsemi Corp - Wireless Access Assets 2016-04-28 210M USD Divestiture
, United States
Microsemi Corp - Embedded Security, RF Business 2016-04-28 300M USD Divestiture
, United States
Mercury Systems - Embedded Security, RF and Microwave, and Custom Microelectronics Businesses 2016-03-23 300M USD Divestiture
, United States
PMC-Sierra, Inc. 2015-11-24 2.5B USD Add-on Acquisition
Sunnyvale, California · www.pmc-sierra.com
Microsemi Corp - Wireless Access Assets 2015-11-24 - Divestiture
, United States
Vitesse Semiconductor Corp. 2015-03-18 389M USD Add-on Acquisition
Camarillo, California · www.vitesse.com
Centellax, Inc. 2014-09-10 - Add-on Acquisition
Santa Rosa, California · www.centellax.com
Mingoa Ltd. 2014-07-23 - Add-on Acquisition
Cork, Ireland · www.mingoa.com
Symmetricom, Inc. 2013-11-26 230M USD Add-on Acquisition
San Jose, California
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Business Unit M&A

Company Acquired Add-On/Sale Date #
Zarlink Semiconductor, Inc. 2011-10-12 Legerity Holdings, Inc. 2011-10-12 1
Ottawa, Ontario · www.zarlink.com Austin, Texas

M&A by Sector

Sector Buy # Value Sell # Value
Semiconductors 22 (69%) 5.1B (95%) 3 (75%) 600M (74%)
Electronics 3 (9%) 2M (< 1%) - -
Technology Hardware 2 (6%) 230M (4%) 1 (25%) 210M (26%)
Electrical Equipment 2 (6%) 20M (< 1%) - -
Communications 1 (3%) - - -
Defense 1 (3%) 28M (1%) - -
Software 1 (3%) - - -
Total 32 $5.4B 4 $810M

By Geo

State/Country Buy Value Sell Value
United States 28 4.5B 4 810M
  California 13 3.6B 1 -
  Massachusetts 6 30M - -
  Florida 2 - - -
  Texas 1 525M - -
  Oregon 1 - - -
  New Hampshire 1 130M - -
  Indiana 1 - - -
  Georgia 1 - - -
  Arizona 1 163M - -
Canada 2 631M - -
  Ontario 2 631M - -
Ireland 1 - - -
Israel 1 245M - -
Domestic 28 (88%) 4.5B (84%) 4 (100%) 810M (100%)
Cross-border 4 (13%) 876M (16%) - -
Total 32 $5.4B 4 $810M

Top M&A Advisors

Financial Deals
Needham & Co. LLC
2
Thomas Weisel Partners
2
Stifel, Nicolaus & Co., Inc.
1
Legal Deals
O'Melveny & Myers LLP
4

Deal Values

buy # Total
> $1B 1 $2.5B
$100M to $1B 8 $2.7B
< $100M 8 $130M
TOTAL $5.4B
Largest PMC-Sierra, Inc.
$2.5B (2015-11-24)
sell # Total
$100M to $1B 3 $810M
TOTAL $810M
Largest Microsemi Corp - Embedded Security, RF Business
$300M (2016-04-28)

M&A Connections

Deals
Acquired from
Investor(s)
3%
1 (3%)
Strategic(s)
28%
9 (28%)
Divested to
Investor(s)
25%
1 (25%)
Strategic(s)
75%
3 (75%)

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