Pentair Mergers and Acquisitions Summary

Diversified Company

Pentair has acquired 13 companies, including 5 in the last 5 years. A total of 6 acquisitions came from private equity firms. It has also divested 5 assets.

Pentair’s largest acquisition to date was in 2012, when it acquired Tyco Flow Control for $4.9B. It’s largest disclosed sale occurred in 2016, when it sold Pentair - Valves & Controls Business to Emerson Electric for $3.2B. Pentair has acquired in 7 different US states, and 5 countries. The Company’s most targeted sectors include manufacturing (31%) and electrical equipment (16%).

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M&A Summary

  • M&A Total Activity18
    • M&A Buy Activity13
    • M&A Sell Activity5
  • Total Sectors Invested 8
  • Total Countries Invested 5
  • M&A Buy/Sell Connections 14
  • M&A Advisors 5

Pentair plc

Regal House 70 London Road Twickenham,
London, TW13 QS
Switzerland,
+44 74 9421 6154
www.pentair.com

Pentair is a global diversified industrial company. Pentair's Water and Fluid Solutions segment is a provider of water and fluid processing products and solutions used in a wide range of applications. Pentair's Technical Products segment is a provider of products that enclose and protect some of the world's most sensitive electronics and electrical equipment, ensuring their safe, secure and reliable performance. Pentair was founded in 1966 and is based in London, the United Kingdom.


M&A Summary

Buy vs Sell

Year ≤ '15 '16 '17 '18 '19 '20 T
Buy (0.6/yr) # 10 - 1 - 2 - 13
vol $8.9B $280M $9.2B
Sell (0.6/yr) # 2 2 - 1 - - 5
vol $34M $3.2B $3.2B
  18

Most Recent M&A

Company Date Value Type
Enviro Water Solutions LLC 2019-01-07 120M USD Add-on Acquisition
DeLand, Florida · www.pelicanwater.com
Aquion, Inc. 2019-01-07 160M USD Add-on Acquisition
Elk Grove Village, Illinois · www.aquionwater.com
nVent Electric Plc 2018-05-01 - Spin Off
London, United Kingdom · www.nvent.com
Union Engineering A/S 2017-01-31 - Add-on Acquisition
Fredericia , Denmark · www.union.dk
Pentair Ltd. - Valves & Controls Business 2016-08-18 3.2B USD Divestiture
, Swaziland
Hiter Indústria e Comércio de Controles Termo-Hidráulicos Ltda 2016-08-09 6M GBP Divestiture
Sao Paulo, Brazil
ERICO International Corp. 2015-08-18 1.8B USD Add-on Acquisition
Solon, Ohio · www.erico.com
Nuheat Industries Ltd. 2015-04-30 - Add-on Acquisition
Delta, British Columbia · www.nuheat.com
Aspen Motion Technologies, Inc. 2013-03-21 34M USD Divestiture
Radford, Vermont · www.aspenmotiontech.com
Point Four Systems, Inc. 2012-10-24 - Add-on Acquisition
Coquitlam, British Columbia · www.pointfour.com
View All >>

Business Unit M&A

Company Acquired Add-On/Sale Date #
Pentair Water Pool and Spa, Inc.    - National Pool Tile Group, Inc. 2008-02-21 1
Sanford, North Carolina · www.pentairpool.com Anaheim, California · www.nptpool.com

M&A by Sector

Sector Buy # Value Sell # Value
Manufacturing 4 (31%) 5.6B (60%) 2 (40%) 6M (< 1%)
Electrical Equipment 2 (15%) 1.8B (20%) 1 (20%) -
Machinery 2 (15%) 1.6B (17%) 1 (20%) 34M (1%)
Chemicals 1 (8%) - - -
Consumer Products 1 (8%) 120M (1%) - -
Consumer Services 1 (8%) 160M (2%) - -
Electronics 1 (8%) - - -
Engineering 1 (8%) - - -
Business Services - - 1 (20%) 3.2B (99%)
Total 13 $9.2B 5 $3.2B

By Geo

State/Country Buy Value Sell Value
United States 8 8.3B 2 34M
  Illinois 2 375M - -
  Wisconsin 1 850M - -
  Ohio 1 1.8B - -
  New Jersey 1 4.9B - -
  Minnesota 1 225M - -
  Florida 1 120M - -
  California 1 - - -
  Vermont - - 1 34M
  Missouri - - 1 -
Canada 2 - - -
  British Columbia 2 - - -
Brazil - - 1 6M
Denmark 1 - - -
Germany 1 227M - -
Netherlands 1 705M - -
Swaziland - - 1 3.2B
United Kingdom - - 1 -
Domestic - - - -
Cross-border 13 (100%) 9.2B (100%) 5 (100%) 3.2B (100%)
Total 13 $9.2B 5 $3.2B

Top M&A Advisors

Financial Deals
Citigroup Investment Banking
1
Deutsche Bank Corporate & Investment Banking
1
Legal Deals
Foley & Lardner LLP
2
Cravath, Swaine & Moore LLP
1
Faegre Baker Daniels LLP
1

Deal Values

buy # Total
> $1B 2 $6.7B
$100M to $1B 7 $2.5B
TOTAL $9.2B
Largest Tyco Flow Control, Inc.
$4.9B (2012-09-28)
sell # Total
> $1B 1 $3.2B
< $100M 2 $40M
TOTAL $3.2B
Largest Pentair Ltd. - Valves & Controls Business
$3.2B (2016-08-18)

M&A Connections

Deals %
Acquired from
PE Firm(s)
60%
6 60%
Strategic(s)
40%
4 40%
Divested to
PE Firm(s)
25%
1 25%
Strategic(s)
75%
3 75%

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