PricewaterhouseCoopers International Acquisitions and Exits, 23 Deals Between 2002 and 2018
business services Company

PricewaterhouseCoopers International has acquired 16 companies, including 4 in the last 5 years. A total of 1 acquisition came from private equity firms. It has also divested 7 assets.

It’s largest disclosed sale occurred in 2002, when it sold PwC Consulting to International Business Machines for $3.5B. PricewaterhouseCoopers International has acquired in 5 different US states, and 4 countries. The Company’s most targeted sectors include business services (44%) and information technology (38%).

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PricewaterhouseCoopers International (PwC)

1 Embankment Place,
London, WC2N 6RH
United Kingdom,

PricewaterhouseCoopers International Limited (PwC) is an international provider of accounting and consulting services. Client offerings include auditing, crisis management, human resources, performance improvement, compliance, transaction and taxation. PwC is based in London with additional offices worldwide.

M&A Summary

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Year ≤ '14 '15 '16 '17 '18 '19 T
Buy (0.8/yr) # 12 2 1 1 - - 16
Sell (0.4/yr) # 5 - - - 2 - 7
vol $3.5B $3.5B

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Largest PwC Consulting
$3.5B (2002-07-30)

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 762 business services companies that have made at least 1 acquisition, 55 have acquired at least 5 companies, and 10 have acquired more than 10 companies.

The most prolific strategic business services acquirer over the past 3 years is Ascensus, with 16 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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