Netgear Mergers and Acquisitions Summary

Technology Hardware Company

Netgear has acquired 7 companies. It has also divested 2 assets.

Netgear’s largest acquisition to date was in 2013, when it acquired Sierra Wireless - AirCard Business for $138M. Netgear has acquired in 3 different US states. The Company’s most targeted sectors include technology hardware (86%) and media (15%).

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M&A Summary

  • M&A Total Activity9
    • M&A Buy Activity7
    • M&A Sell Activity2
  • Total Sectors Invested 2
  • Total Countries Invested 1
  • M&A Buy/Sell Connections 3

Netgear, Inc.

350 East Plumeria Drive,
San Jose, California 95134
United States,
(408) 907-8000
www.netgear.com

Netgear, Inc. is a global networking company that delivers products to consumers, businesses and service providers. Netgear's business is managed in three specific business units: retail, commercial, and service provider. The retail business unit consists of home networking, home video security, storage and digital media products. The commercial business unit consists of business networking, storage and security solutions. The service provider business unit consists of made-to-order and retail-proven whole home networking hardware and software solutions as well as 4G LTE hotspots sold to service providers for sale to their subscribers. Netgear was formed in 1996 and is based in San Jose, California.


M&A Summary

Buy vs Sell

Year ≤ '16 '17 '18 '19 '20 '21 T
Buy (0.0/yr) # 7 - - - - - 7
vol $255M $255M
Sell (0.2/yr) # 1 - 1 - - - 2
  9

Most Recent M&A

Company Date Value Type
Arlo Technologies, Inc. 2018-12-31 - Spin Off
San Jose, California · www.arlo.com
Firetide, Inc. 2014-05-19 - Divestiture
Campbell, California · www.firetide.com
Sierra Wireless - AirCard Business 2013-01-28 138M USD Divestiture
Carlsbad, California
Avaak, Inc. 2012-07-27 - Add-on Acquisition
San Diego, California · www.vuezone.com
Firetide, Inc. 2012-06-04 - Add-on Acquisition
Campbell, California · www.firetide.com
Westell Technologies - Customer Networking Solutions 2011-03-18 34M USD Divestiture
Aurora, Illinois
CP Secure, Inc. 2008-12-17 14M USD Add-on Acquisition
Cupertino, California
Infrant Technologies, Inc. 2007-05-02 60M USD Add-on Acquisition
Fremont, California
SkipJam Corp. 2006-07-27 9M USD Add-on Acquisition
Port Chester, New York
View All >>

M&A by Sector

Sector Buy # Value Sell # Value
Technology Hardware 6 (86%) 246M (96%) 1 (50%) -
Media 1 (14%) 9M (4%) - -
Electronics - - 1 (50%) -
Total 7 $255M 2 -

By Geo

State/Country Buy Value Sell Value
United States 7 255M 2 -
  California 5 212M 2 -
  New York 1 9M - -
  Illinois 1 34M - -
Total 7 $255M 2 -

Deal Values

buy # Total
$100M to $1B 1 $138M
< $100M 4 $117M
TOTAL $255M
Largest Sierra Wireless - AirCard Business
$138M (2013-01-28)

M&A Connections

Deals %
Acquired from
Strategic(s)
100%
2 100%
Divested to
Strategic(s)
100%
1 100%

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