SAP SE Mergers and Acquisitions Summary

Software Company

SAP SE has acquired 51 companies, including 11 in the last 5 years. A total of 6 acquisitions came from private equity firms. It has also divested 2 assets.

SAP SE’s largest acquisition to date was in 2014, when it acquired Concur Technologies for $8.3B. SAP SE has acquired in 11 different US states, and 9 countries. The Company’s most targeted sectors include software (67%) and information technology (20%).

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M&A Summary

  • M&A Total Activity53
    • M&A Buy Activity51
    • M&A Sell Activity2
  • Total Sectors Invested 4
  • Total Countries Invested 9
  • M&A Buy/Sell Connections 9
  • M&A Advisors 2

SAP SE

Dietmar-Hopp-Allee 16,
Wlldorf, 69190
Germany,
+49 6227 747474
www.sap.com

SAP AG is a multinational software company that makes enterprise software to manage business operations and customer relations. SAP was founded in 1972 and is based in Walldorf, Germany.


M&A Summary

Buy vs Sell

Year ≤ '15 '16 '17 '18 '19 '20 T
Buy (2.0/yr) # 41 4 1 5 - - 51
vol $29.9B $8.0B $37.9B
Sell (0.2/yr) # 1 - - - 1 - 2
  53

Most Recent M&A

Company Date Value Type
SAP AG - Content as a Service (CaaS) 2019-02-25 - Divestiture
, Germany
Contextor SAS 2018-11-19 - Add-on Acquisition
Orsay, France · www.contextor.eu
Qualtrics International, Inc. 2018-11-11 8.0B USD Add-on Acquisition
Provo, Utah · www.qualtrics.com
Coresystems FSM AG 2018-06-05 - Add-on Acquisition
Windisch, Switzerland · www.coresystems.net
Callidus Software, Inc. 2018-04-05 - Add-on Acquisition
Dublin, California · www.calliduscloud.com
Recast.AI SAS 2018-01-24 - Add-on Acquisition
Paris, France · www.recast.ai
Gigya, Inc. 2017-09-24 - Add-on Acquisition
Mountain View, California · www.gigya.com
PLAT.ONE 2016-09-28 - Add-on Acquisition
Palo Alto, California · www.plat.one
Altiscale, Inc. 2016-09-27 - Add-on Acquisition
Palo Alto, California · www.altiscale.com
Fedem Technology AS 2016-06-21 - Add-on Acquisition
Trondheim, Norway · www.fedem.com
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Business Unit M&A

Company Acquired Add-On/Sale Date #
Concur Technologies, Inc. 2014-09-18 Hipmunk, Inc. 2016-09-13 1
Bellevue, Washington · www.concur.com San Francisco, California · www.hipmunk.com
SuccessFactors, Inc.    - Jobs2Web, Inc. 2011-12-13 6
San Mateo, California · www.successfactors.com Minneapolis, Minnesota · www.jobs2web.com
SuccessFactors, Inc.    - Plateau Systems LTD. 2011-04-26 5
San Mateo, California · www.successfactors.com Arlington, Virginia · www.plateau.com
SuccessFactors, Inc.    - Jambok, Inc. 2011-03-17 4
San Mateo, California · www.successfactors.com Redwood City, California
Ariba, Inc.    - Quadrem 2010-11-18 3
Sunnyvale, California · www.ariba.com Amsterdam, Netherlands · www.quadrem.com
SuccessFactors, Inc.    - YOUCALC 2010-10-17 3
San Mateo, California · www.successfactors.com Copenhagen, Denmark · www.youcalc.com
Ariba, Inc.    - Ariba - BPO Assets 2010-10-06 1
Sunnyvale, California · www.ariba.com , California
SuccessFactors, Inc.    - Inform Business Impact 2010-06-04 2
San Mateo, California · www.successfactors.com Brisbane, Australia · www.informimpact.com
SuccessFactors, Inc.    - CubeTree, Inc. 2010-05-03 1
San Mateo, California · www.successfactors.com Redwood City, California · www.cubetree.com
Business Objects S.A    - Inxight Software Inc. 2007-05-25 6
Levallois-perret, France Sunnyvale, California

M&A by Sector

Sector Buy # Value Sell # Value
Software 34 (67%) 25.6B (68%) - -
Information Technology 10 (20%) 4.3B (11%) 2 (100%) -
Internet Software and Services 6 (12%) 8.0B (21%) - -
Staffing 1 (2%) - - -
Total 51 $37.9B 2 -

By Geo

State/Country Buy Value Sell Value
United States 29 29.8B - -
  California 14 13.5B - -
  Pennsylvania 2 - - -
  Massachusetts 2 - - -
  Illinois 2 - - -
  Georgia 2 - - -
  Arizona 2 - - -
  Washington 1 8.3B - -
  Virginia 1 - - -
  Utah 1 8.0B - -
  New York 1 - - -
  Connecticut 1 - - -
Germany 8 1.3B 2 -
France 5 6.8B - -
Canada 2 - - -
  Ontario 2 - - -
Norway 2 - - -
Switzerland 2 - - -
Finland 1 - - -
India 1 - - -
Israel 1 - - -
Domestic 8 (16%) 1.3B (3%) 2 (100%) -
Cross-border 43 (84%) 36.6B (97%) - -
Total 51 $37.9B 2 -

Top M&A Advisors

Financial Deals
Deutsche Bank Corporate & Investment Banking
1
Legal Deals
Allen & Overy LLP
1

Deal Values

buy # Total
> $1B 7 $37.9B
TOTAL $37.9B
Largest Concur Technologies, Inc.
$8.3B (2014-09-18)

M&A Connections

Deals %
Acquired from
PE Firm(s)
86%
6 86%
Strategic(s)
14%
1 14%
Divested to
Strategic(s)
100%
2 100%

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