M&A Deal Summary

PerkinElmer Acquires Perten Instruments Group AB

On November 24, 2014, PerkinElmer, Inc. acquired test/measurement equipment company Perten Instruments Group AB from Valedo Partners for 266M USD

Acquisition Highlights
  • This is PerkinElmer’s 2nd transaction in the Test/Measurement Equipment sector.
  • This is PerkinElmer’s 8th largest (disclosed) transaction.
  • This is PerkinElmer’s 1st transaction in Sweden.

M&A Deal Summary

Date 2014-11-24
Target Perten Instruments Group AB
Sector Test/Measurement Equipment
Buyer(s) PerkinElmer, Inc.
Sellers(s) Valedo Partners
Deal Type Add-on Acquisition
Deal Value 266M USD

Target

Perten Instruments Group AB

Hagersten, Sweden
website
Perten Instruments Group AB is a supplier of advanced analytical instruments for quality control of food, grain, flour and feed.

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Buyer(S) 1

Buyer

PerkinElmer, Inc.

Waltham, Massachusetts, United States

website


Category Company
Founded 1937
SectorMedical Products
Employees14,000
Revenue 3.8B USD (2020)
DESCRIPTION
PerkinElmer's corporate headquarters in Waltham, Massachusetts.
PerkinElmer's corporate headquarters in Waltham, Massachusetts.

PerkinElmer is a global medical device and products company. PerkinElmer's detection, imaging, informatics, and service capabilities, combined with deep market knowledge and expertise, help customers gain greater insights into their science to better protect our environment, our food supply and the health of our families. PerkinElmer was formed in 1937 and is based in Waltham, Massachusetts.


DEAL STATS #
Overall 25 of 36
Sector (Test/Measurement Equipment) 2 of 3
Type (Add-on Acquisition) 23 of 34
Country (Sweden) 1 of 2
Year (2014) 2 of 2
Size (of disclosed) 8 of 10
PREVIOUS DEAL
DATE TARGET DEAL TYPE VALUE
2014-10-29 Ceiba Solutions, Inc.

Boston,, Massachusetts, United States

Ceiba Solutions, Inc. is a sciences and laboratory IT software and services company offering managed IT services and emerging software platforms.

Buy -
FOLLOWING DEAL
DATE TARGET DEAL TYPE VALUE
2016-01-26 Vanadis Diagnostics, AB

Sollentuna, Sweden

Vanadis is developing a solution for non-invasive prenatal testing (NIPT) based on digital analysis of cell-free DNA.

Buy -

Seller(S) 1

SELLER

Valedo Partners

Stockholm, Sweden

website


Category Growth Capital Firm
Founded 2006
PE ASSETS 419M USD
SizeMiddle-Market
Type Sector Agnostic
DESCRIPTION

Valedo Partners is an independent Swedish private equity firm focused on making growth oriented investments in industrial companies located throughout Scandinavia. Target businesses are typically well-established and profitable with revenues of SEK 100 to SEK 500 million. Valedo will not invest in start-ups or businesses active in the defense or tobacco industries. Valedo Partners was formed in 2006 and is based in Stockholm.


DEAL STATS #
Overall 6 of 12
Sector (Test/Measurement Equipment) 1 of 1
Type (Add-on Acquisition) 2 of 6
Country (Sweden) 6 of 11
Year (2014) 2 of 2
Size (of disclosed) 1 of 1
PREVIOUS DEAL
DATE TARGET DEAL TYPE VALUE
2014-09-16 Evidensia Djursjukvård AB

Stockholm, Sweden

Evidensia is a companion pet care group in Northern Europe with a complete offering of base and specialist care for dogs, cats, horses, and exotic pets. Evidensia was formed in 2012 and is based in Stockholm, Sweden.

Sell -
FOLLOWING DEAL
DATE TARGET DEAL TYPE VALUE
2015-03-04 Rapunzel of Sweden AB

Umeå, Sweden

Rapunzel of Sweden AB is a suppliers of hair extensions.

Buy -