Nokia Oyj Mergers and Acquisitions Summary

Communications Company

Nokia Oyj has acquired 27 companies, including 10 in the last 5 years. A total of 7 acquisitions came from private equity firms. It has also divested 9 assets.

Nokia Oyj’s largest acquisition to date was in 2016, when it acquired Alcatel-Lucent S.A. for $16.6B. It’s largest disclosed sale occurred in 2013, when it sold Nokia Devices & Services to Microsoft for $6.1B. Nokia Oyj has acquired in 6 different US states, and 7 countries. The Company’s most targeted sectors include software (41%) and technology hardware (19%).

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M&A Summary

  • M&A Total Activity36
    • M&A Buy Activity27
    • M&A Sell Activity9
  • Total Sectors Invested 8
  • Total Countries Invested 7
  • M&A Buy/Sell Connections 16

Nokia Oyj

Karaportti 3, P.O.Box 226,
Espoo, 02610
Finland,
+358 7180 08000
www.nokia.com

Nokia Oyj is a Finnish communications and information technology multinational corporation that is headquartered in Espoo, Finland.


M&A Summary

Buy vs Sell

Year ≤ '15 '16 '17 '18 '19 '20 T
Buy (2.0/yr) # 17 6 - 3 - 1 27
vol $594M $16.8B $17.4B
Sell (0.4/yr) # 7 - - 1 - 1 9
vol $9.5B $9.5B
  36

Most Recent M&A

Company Date Value Type
Nokia Oyj - DOCSIS Distributed Access Architecture and EPON/DPoE Portfolios 2020-07-29 - Divestiture
Espoo, Finland
Elenion Technologies LLC 2020-02-19 - Add-on Acquisition
New York, New York · www.elenion.com
Nokia Oyj - IP Video Business 2018-09-13 - Divestiture
Espoo, Finland
Space Time Insight, Inc. 2018-05-07 - Add-on Acquisition
San Mateo, Massachusetts · www.spacetimeinsight.com
SpaceTime Insight 2018-05-07 - Add-on Acquisition
San Mateo, California · www.spacetimeinsight.com
Unium, Inc. 2018-02-25 - Add-on Acquisition
Seattle, Washington · www.uniumwifi.com
Deepfield, Inc. 2016-12-15 - Add-on Acquisition
Ann Arbor, Michigan · www.deepfield.com
Eta Devices, Inc. 2016-10-05 - Add-on Acquisition
Cambridge, Massachusetts · www.etadevices.com
Gainspeed, Inc. 2016-06-10 - Add-on Acquisition
Sunnyvale, California · www.gainspeed.com
Withings SA 2016-04-26 192M EUR Add-on Acquisition
Issy-les-Moulineaux, France · www.withings.com
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Business Unit M&A

Company Acquired Add-On/Sale Date #
Alcatel-Lucent S.A.    - Mformation Software Technologies LLC 2015-09-17 19
Boulogne-Billancourt, France · www.alcatel-lucent.com Edison, New Jersey · www.mformation.com
Nokia Networks, Inc.    - Eden Rock Communications LLC 2015-05-27 1
Irving, Texas Bothell, Washington · www.edenrockcomm.com
Alcatel-Lucent S.A.    - Capella Intelligent Subsystems, Inc. 2013-01-10 18
Boulogne-Billancourt, France · www.alcatel-lucent.com San Jose, California · www.capellainc.com
Alcatel-Lucent S.A.    - Genesys Telecommunications Laboratories, Inc. 2012-02-01 1
Boulogne-Billancourt, France · www.alcatel-lucent.com Daly City, California · www.genesys.com
Alcatel-Lucent S.A.    - Open-Plug SA 2010-09-01 17
Boulogne-Billancourt, France · www.alcatel-lucent.com Sophia Antipolis, France · www.openplug.com
Alcatel-Lucent S.A.    - Velocix Ltd. 2009-06-01 16
Boulogne-Billancourt, France · www.alcatel-lucent.com Cambridge, United Kingdom · www.velocix.com
Alcatel-Lucent S.A.    - Motive, Inc. 2008-10-06 15
Boulogne-Billancourt, France · www.alcatel-lucent.com Austin, Texas · www.motive.com
Alcatel-Lucent S.A.    - ReachView Technologies, Inc. 2008-03-17 14
Boulogne-Billancourt, France · www.alcatel-lucent.com Atlanta, Georgia
Alcatel-Lucent S.A.    - Tamblin Ltd. 2007-09-20 13
Boulogne-Billancourt, France · www.alcatel-lucent.com London, United Kingdom
Alcatel-Lucent S.A.    - NetDevices, Inc. 2007-05-24 12
Boulogne-Billancourt, France · www.alcatel-lucent.com Sunnyvale, California

M&A by Sector

Sector Buy # Value Sell # Value
Software 11 (41%) 430M (2%) 2 (22%) -
Technology Hardware 5 (19%) 16.8B (97%) 1 (11%) 6.1B (65%)
Internet Software and Services 4 (15%) - 1 (11%) -
Communications 2 (7%) 6M (< 1%) 2 (22%) 200M (2%)
Information Technology 2 (7%) 158M (1%) 1 (11%) 3.2B (33%)
Electrical Equipment 1 (4%) - 1 (11%) -
Media 1 (4%) - - -
Semiconductors 1 (4%) - - -
Manufacturing - - 1 (11%) -
Total 27 $17.4B 9 $9.5B

By Geo

State/Country Buy Value Sell Value
United States 16 436M 1 -
  California 6 436M - -
  Washington 4 - - -
  Massachusetts 3 - - -
  Illinois 1 - 1 -
  New York 1 - - -
  Michigan 1 - - -
Finland 2 - 7 9.5B
United Kingdom 3 158M 1 -
France 2 16.8B - -
Germany 2 - - -
Canada 1 - - -
  Ontario 1 - - -
Sweden 1 - - -
Domestic 2 (7%) - 7 (78%) 9.5B (100%)
Cross-border 25 (93%) 17.4B (100%) 2 (22%) -
Total 27 $17.4B 9 $9.5B

Deal Values

buy # Total
> $1B 1 $16.6B
$100M to $1B 3 $779M
< $100M 1 $6M
TOTAL $17.4B
Largest Alcatel-Lucent S.A.
$16.6B (2016-01-04)
sell # Total
> $1B 2 $9.3B
$100M to $1B 1 $200M
TOTAL $9.5B
Largest Nokia Devices & Services
$6.1B (2013-09-03)

M&A Connections

Deals %
Acquired from
PE Firm(s)
88%
7 88%
Strategic(s)
13%
1 13%
Divested to
PE Firm(s)
15%
2 15%
Strategic(s)
85%
11 85%

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