Polypore International Mergers and Acquisitions Summary

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Polypore International has acquired 1 company of its own. A total of 1 acquisition came from private equity firms. It has also divested 3 assets.

Polypore International’s largest acquisition to date was in 2008, when it acquired Microporous for $76M. It’s largest disclosed sale occurred in 2015, when it sold Polypore International - Separations Media Business to 3M Company for $1.0B. Polypore International has acquired in 1 US state. The Company’s most targeted sectors include chemicals (100%).

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M&A Summary

  • M&A Total Activity4
    • M&A Buy Activity1
    • M&A Sell Activity3
  • Total Sectors Invested 1
  • Total Countries Invested 1
  • M&A Buy/Sell Connections 6

Polypore International, Inc.

11430 North Community House Road, Suite 350,
Charlotte, North Carolina 28277
United States,
(704) 587-8409
www.polypore.net

Polypore International, Inc. is a global manufacturer of highly engineered filtration products used in the power storage, healthcare, electronics and specialty technology industries.


M&A Summary

Buy vs Sell

Year ≤ '17 '18 '19 '20 '21 '22 T
Buy (0.0/yr) # 1 - - - - - 1
vol $76M $76M
Sell (0.0/yr) # 3 - - - - - 3
vol $1.1B $1.1B
  4

Most Recent M&A

Company Date Value Type
Polypore International - Energy Storage Business 2015-08-26 - Divestiture
, North Carolina
Polypore International - Separations Media Business 2015-02-23 1.0B USD Divestiture
Charlotte, North Carolina
Microporous LLC 2013-12-19 120M USD Divestiture
Piney Flats, Tennessee · www.microporous.net
Microporous LLC 2008-03-02 76M USD Add-on Acquisition
Piney Flats, Tennessee · www.microporous.net
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M&A by Sector

Sector Buy # Value Sell # Value
Chemicals 1 (100%) 76M (100%) 2 (67%) 120M (11%)
Machinery - - 1 (33%) 1.0B (89%)
Total 1 $76M 3 $1.1B

By Geo

State/Country Buy Value Sell Value
United States 1 76M 3 1.1B
  Tennessee 1 76M 1 120M
  North Carolina - - 2 1.0B
Total 1 $76M 3 $1.1B

Deal Values

buy # Total
< $100M 1 $76M
TOTAL $76M
Largest Microporous LLC
$76M (2008-03-02)
sell # Total
> $1B 1 $1.0B
$100M to $1B 1 $120M
TOTAL $1.1B
Largest Polypore International - Separations Media Business
$1.0B (2015-02-23)

M&A Connections

Deals
Acquired from
Investor(s)
100%
1 (100%)
Divested to
Investor(s)
33%
1 (33%)
Strategic(s)
67%
2 (67%)

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