Paychex Acquisitions and Exits, 20 Deals Between 1996 and 2018
business services Company

Paychex has acquired 20 companies, including 6 in the last 5 years. A total of 5 acquisitions came from private equity firms. It has also divested 2 assets.

Paychex’s largest acquisition to date was in 2018, when it acquired Oasis Outsourcing for $1.2B. Paychex has acquired in 13 different US states, and 2 countries. The Company’s most targeted sectors include business services (39%) and staffing (23%).

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Paychex, Inc.

911 Panorama Trail South,
Rochester, New York 14625
United States,
(585) 385-6666
www.paychex.com

Paychex is a provider of comprehensive payroll and integrated human resource and employee benefits outsourcing solutions for small- to medium-sized businesses in the US. Paychex was formed in 1971 and is based in Rochester, New York. Paychex was founded in 1979 and is based in Rochester, New York.

M&A Summary

Buy vs Sell

Year ≤ '14 '15 '16 '17 '18 '19 T
Buy (0.8/yr) # 14 1 - 1 2 - 18
vol $680M $1.2B $1.9B
Sell (0.0/yr) # 2 - - - - - 2
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Largest Oasis Outsourcing LLC
$1.2B (2018-11-26)
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Business Services M&A - Last 3 Years

When analyzing the business services sector as a whole, according to Mergr, in the last 3 years, there are 777 business services companies that have made at least 1 acquisition, 58 have acquired at least 5 companies, and 11 have acquired more than 10 companies.

The most prolific strategic business services acquirer over the past 3 years is Ascensus, with 17 acquisitions. The most prolific private equity acquirer in the business services sector over the past 3 years is Warburg Pincus LLC with 6 platform acquisitions.


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