ModusLink Global Solutions Mergers and Acquisitions Summary

Transportation Company

ModusLink Global Solutions has acquired 5 companies. A total of 2 acquisitions came from private equity firms. It has also divested 2 assets.

ModusLink Global Solutions’ largest acquisition to date was in 1999, when it acquired AltaVista for $2.3B. It’s largest disclosed sale occurred in 2003, when it sold AltaVista to Overture Services for $140M. ModusLink Global Solutions has acquired in 3 different US states. The Company’s most targeted sectors include internet software and services (60%) and electronics (20%).

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M&A Summary

  • M&A Total Activity7
    • M&A Buy Activity5
    • M&A Sell Activity2
  • Total Sectors Invested 3
  • Total Countries Invested 1
  • M&A Buy/Sell Connections 4
  • M&A Advisors 1

ModusLink Global Solutions, Inc.

1601 Trapelo Road, Suite 170,
Waltham, Massachusetts 02451
United States,
(781) 663-5001
www.moduslink.com

ModusLink Global Solutions Inc. is a supply chain and logistics services that are designed to improve clients’ revenue, cost, sustainability and customer experience objectives.


M&A Summary

Buy vs Sell

Year ≤ '16 '17 '18 '19 '20 '21 T
Buy (0.0/yr) # 5 - - - - - 5
vol $2.5B $2.5B
Sell (0.0/yr) # 2 - - - - - 2
vol $140M $140M
  7

Most Recent M&A

Company Date Value Type
Tech for Less LLC 2009-12-07 30M USD Add-on Acquisition
Colorado Springs, Colorado · www.tech4less.com
Modus Media, Inc. 2004-08-02 158M USD Add-on Acquisition
Westwood, Massachusetts · www.modus.com
AltaVista 2003-02-19 140M USD Divestiture
Palo Alto, California · www.altavista.com
Tribal Voice, Inc. 1999-12-01 - Add-on Acquisition
Woodland Park, Colorado
AltaVista 1999-06-29 2.3B USD Divestiture
Palo Alto, California · www.altavista.com
Internet Profiles Corp. 1999-03-02 - Add-on Acquisition
Redwood City, California · www.ipro.com
BookLink Technologies, Inc. 1994-02-01 - Divestiture
, United States
View All >>

M&A by Sector

Sector Buy # Value Sell # Value
Internet Software and Services 3 (60%) 2.3B (92%) 2 (100%) 140M (100%)
Electronics 1 (20%) 30M (1%) - -
Information Technology 1 (20%) 158M (6%) - -
Total 5 $2.5B 2 $140M

By Geo

State/Country Buy Value Sell Value
United States 5 2.5B 2 140M
  California 2 2.3B 1 140M
  Colorado 2 30M - -
  Massachusetts 1 158M - -
Total 5 $2.5B 2 $140M

Top M&A Advisors

Financial Deals
J.P. Morgan Securities LLC
1

Deal Values

buy # Total
> $1B 1 $2.3B
$100M to $1B 1 $158M
< $100M 1 $30M
TOTAL $2.5B
Largest AltaVista
$2.3B (1999-06-29)
sell # Total
$100M to $1B 1 $140M
TOTAL $140M
Largest AltaVista
$140M (2003-02-19)

M&A Connections

Deals
Acquired from
Investor(s)
40%
2 (40%)
Strategic(s)
20%
1 (20%)
Divested to
Strategic(s)
50%
1 (50%)

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