Schooner Capital Mergers and Acquisitions Summary

Private Equity Profile

Schooner Capital’s most common sectors for investment are healthcare services (34%) and business services (17%). The Firm’s most common investment types include growth capital (50%) and venture (34%). In total, Schooner Capital has invested in 2 US states. Its largest (disclosed) acquisition occurred in 2013 when it acquired MediaSilo for $2M.

In the last 3 years, Schooner Capital has exited 1 company. The Firm’s most common exit type is trade sale (100%). Schooner Capital’s largest (disclosed) exit occurred in 2017 when it sold Best Doctors for $375M.

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M&A Summary

  • M&A Total Activity8
    • M&A Buy Activity6
    • M&A Sell Activity2
  • Total Sectors Invested 5
  • Total Countries Invested 1
  • M&A Buy/Sell Connections 3

Schooner Capital

Two Financial Center 60 South Street 11th Floor ,
Boston, Massachusetts 02111
United States
(617) 963-5200
www.schoonercapital.com
info@schoonercapital.com

Schooner Capital is a private investment firm and family office focused on direct company investments, as well as investing through independent managers. For direct company investments, Schooner invests across a variety of stages and sectors. The Firm is particularly attracted to businesses with 'recurring revenue, capital efficiency, and protective moats'. Schooner was formed in 1971 and is based in Boston, Massachusetts.


Investment Criteria

Sectors of Interest: Business Services, Consumer Products, Healthcare Services, Internet Software and Services, Life Science, Media, Medical Products, Transportation

Target Transaction Types: Buyout (LBO, MBO, MBI), Growth Capital, Venture

Geographic Preferences: East US, Midwest US, South US, West US

Transaction Criteria Min Max
Target Revenue - -
Target EBITDA - -
Investment Size - -
Enterprise Value - -

M&A Summary

Buy vs Sell

Year ≤ '15 '16 '17 '18 '19 '20 T
Buy (0.0/yr) # 6 - - - - - 6
vol $2M $2M
Sell (0.4/yr) # - 1 1 - - - 2
vol $85M $375M $460M
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Most Recent M&A

Company Date Value Type
Best Doctors, Inc. 2017-06-19 375M USD Add-on Acquisition
Boston, Massachusetts · www.bestdoctors.com
Topokine Therapeutics, Inc. 2016-04-21 85M USD Add-on Acquisition
Boston, Massachusetts · www.topokinetherapeutics.com
MediaSilo, Inc. 2013-01-23 2M USD Venture
Boston, Massachusetts · www.mediasilo.com
Topokine Therapeutics, Inc. 2013-01-22 - Growth Capital
Boston, Massachusetts · www.topokinetherapeutics.com
SRS Medical Systems, Inc. 2012-05-01 - Venture
North Billerica, Massachusetts · www.srsmedical.com
Orthocare Innovations LLC 2010-02-01 - Growth Capital
Oklahoma City, Oklahoma · www.orthocareinnovations.com
Best Doctors, Inc. 2006-04-07 - Growth Capital
Boston, Massachusetts · www.bestdoctors.com
Millstone Medical Outsourcing LLC 2004-09-03 - Buyout (LBO, MBO, MBI)
Fall River, Massachusetts · www.millstonemedical.com
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M&A by Sector

Sector Current # Value All-time # Value
Healthcare Services 1 (25%) - 2 (33%) -
Internet Software and Services 1 (25%) 2M (100%) 1 (17%) 2M (100%)
Business Services 1 (25%) - 1 (17%) -
Life Science - - 1 (17%) -
Medical Products 1 (25%) - 1 (17%) -
Total 4 $2M 6 $2M

Acquisitions By Geo

State/Country Current # Value All-time # Value
United States 4 (100%) 2M (100%) 6 (100%) 2M (100%)
  Massachusetts 3 (75%) 2M (100%) 5 (83%) 2M (100%)
  Oklahoma 1 (25%) - 1 (17%) -
Total 4 $2M 6 $2M

Acquisitions by Deal Type

Type Current # Value All-time # Value
Growth Capital 1 (25%) - 3 (50%) -
Venture 2 (50%) 2M (100%) 2 (33%) 2M (100%)
Buyout (LBO, MBO, MBI) 1 (25%) - 1 (17%) -
Total 4 $2M 6 $2M

Exits by Deal Type

Type Total # Value
Trade Sale - Public Company 2 (100%) 460M (100%)
Total 2 $460M

Deal Values

buy # Total
< $100M 1 $2M
TOTAL $2M
Largest MediaSilo, Inc.
$2M (2013-01-23)
sell # Total
$100M to $1B 1 $375M
< $100M 1 $85M
TOTAL $460M
Largest Best Doctors, Inc.
$375M (2017-06-19)

M&A Connections

Deals %
Exited to
Strategic(s)
100%
2 100%

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