Pentair Mergers and Acquisitions Summary

Diversified Company

Pentair has acquired 16 companies, including 6 in the last 5 years. A total of 7 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 9 different US states, and 5 countries. The Company’s most targeted sectors include manufacturing (32%) and electrical equipment (13%).

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M&A Summary

  • M&A Total Activity21
    • M&A Buy Activity16
    • M&A Sell Activity5
  • Total Sectors Invested 9
  • Total Countries Invested 5
  • M&A Buy/Sell Connections 15
  • M&A Advisors 5

Pentair

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 products 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.


M&A Summary

Buy vs Sell

Year ≤ '16 '17 '18 '19 '20 '21 T
Buy (1.2/yr) # 10 1 - 2 1 2 16
vol $8.9B $280M $335M $9.5B
Sell (0.2/yr) # 4 - 1 - - - 5
vol $3.2B $3.2B
  21

Most Recent M&A

Company Date Value Type
Pleatco LLC 2021-09-15 255M USD Add-on Acquisition
Louisville, Kentucky · www.pleatco.com
Ken's Beverage, Inc. 2021-04-20 80M USD Add-on Acquisition
Plainfield, Illinois · www.kensbeverage.com
Be the Change Labs, Inc. 2020-12-28 - Add-on Acquisition
New York, New York · www.rocean.com
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
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 5 (31%) 5.8B (61%) 2 (40%) 6M (< 1%)
Electrical Equipment 2 (13%) 1.8B (19%) 1 (20%) -
Machinery 2 (13%) 1.6B (16%) 1 (20%) 34M (1%)
Electronics 2 (13%) - - -
Business Services 1 (6%) 80M (1%) 1 (20%) 3.2B (99%)
Chemicals 1 (6%) - - -
Consumer Products 1 (6%) 120M (1%) - -
Consumer Services 1 (6%) 160M (2%) - -
Engineering 1 (6%) - - -
Total 16 $9.5B 5 $3.2B

By Geo

State/Country Buy Value Sell Value
United States 11 8.6B 2 34M
  Illinois 3 455M - -
  California 1 - - -
  Wisconsin 1 850M - -
  Ohio 1 1.8B - -
  New York 1 - - -
  New Jersey 1 4.9B - -
  Minnesota 1 225M - -
  Kentucky 1 255M - -
  Florida 1 120M - -
  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 16 (100%) 9.5B (100%) 5 (100%) 3.2B (100%)
Total 16 $9.5B 5 $3.2B

Top M&A Advisors

Financial Deals
Deutsche Bank Corporate & Investment Banking
1
Citigroup 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 8 $2.8B
< $100M 1 $80M
TOTAL $9.5B
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
Investor(s)
44%
7 (44%)
Strategic(s)
25%
4 (25%)
Divested to
Investor(s)
20%
1 (20%)
Strategic(s)
60%
3 (60%)

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