SOCOTEC - M&A Summary, Ownership, and Business Overview

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SOCOTEC M&A Summary

SOCOTEC has acquired 16 companies of its own, including 12 in the last 5 years. A total of 4 acquisitions came from private equity firms.

SOCOTEC has acquired in 5 different US states, and 4 countries. The Company’s most targeted sectors include business services (60%) and engineering (27%).

SOCOTEC Ownership

Who owns SOCOTEC?

SOCOTEC is owned by CD&R, Cobepa SA and Five Arrows. It was acquired on February 7, 2013.

Is SOCOTEC PE-backed?

Yes. SOCOTEC is owned by private equity investors CD&R, Cobepa SA and Five Arrows.

Was SOCOTEC formerly PE-backed?

Yes. SOCOTEC was formerly owned by 3 private investors.

SOCOTEC Business Overview

Where is SOCOTEC headquartered?

SOCOTEC is headquartered in Guyancourt, France.

What sector is SOCOTEC in?

SOCOTEC is a business services company.

When was SOCOTEC founded?

SOCOTEC was founded in 1953.

M&A Summary

  • M&A Total Activity15
    • M&A Buy Activity15
  • Total Sectors Invested 3
  • Total Countries Invested 4
  • M&A Buy/Sell Connections 4

SOCOTEC

SOCOTEC S.A.S.

5 place des Frères Montgolfier,
Guyancourt, 78182
France,
+33 1 30 12 85 69
www.socotec.com

SOCOTEC is a provider of inspection and risk management services in the fields of quality, health, safety and environment. Socotec has gradually and successfully diversified its product offering and is today present in a wide range of TIC ('Testing, Inspection and Certification') segments, focussing on asset preservation: equipment inspection, real estate diagnostics and testing and inspection within the Energy sector (notably Nuclear and Oil & Gas). SOCOTEC was founded in 1953 and is based in Guyancourt, France.


M&A Summary

Buy vs Sell

Year ≤ '19 '20 '21 '22 '23 '24 T
Buy (2.0/yr) # 5 - 1 2 3 4 15
Sell (0.0/yr) # - - - - - - 0
  15

Most Recent M&A

Company Date Value Type
Future Tech Consultants of New York, Inc. 2024-04-16 - Add-on Acquisition
Mineola, New York · www.ftcny.com
DnA Controlled Inspections Ltd. 2024-04-16 - Add-on Acquisition
New York, New York · www.dnainspections.com
Gorman Jr. Fire Alarm Consulting, Inc. 2024-04-16 - Add-on Acquisition
New York, New York · www.waltergormanjr.com
ANDT Inspection LLC 2024-04-16 - Add-on Acquisition
Birdsboro, Pennsylvania · www.andtinspectionllc.com
SLS Consulting LLC 2023-11-30 - Add-on Acquisition
Coral Gables, Florida · www.slsfire.com
DSS Condo LLC 2023-07-12 - Add-on Acquisition
Miami, Florida · www.dsscondo.com
Spinnaker Group 2023-04-18 - Add-on Acquisition
West Palm Beach, Florida · www.spinnakergroup.com
Russo Barr Associates, Inc. 2022-12-06 - Add-on Acquisition
Woburn, Massachusetts · www.russobarr.com
Trinity Engineering, Inc. 2022-10-11 - Add-on Acquisition
Seattle, Washington · www.trinityerd.com
Forge Engineering, Inc. 2021-09-09 - Add-on Acquisition
Naples, Florida · www.forgeeng.com
View All >>

M&A by Sector

Sector Buy # Value Sell # Value
Business Services 9 (60%) - - -
Engineering 4 (27%) - - -
Construction 2 (13%) - - -
Total 15 - - -

By Geo

State/Country Buy Value Sell Value
United States 11 - - -
  New York 4 - - -
  Florida 4 - - -
  Washington 1 - - -
  Pennsylvania 1 - - -
  Massachusetts 1 - - -
France 2 - - -
Germany 1 - - -
United Kingdom 1 - - -
Domestic 2 (13%) - - -
Cross-border 13 (87%) - - -
Total 15 - - -

M&A Connections

Deals
Acquired from
Investor(s)
20%
3 (20%)

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