Sophos Mergers and Acquisitions Summary

Information Technology Company

Sophos has acquired 10 companies of its own, including 2 in the last 5 years. A total of 2 acquisitions came from private equity firms.

Sophos’ largest acquisition to date was in 2017, when it acquired Invincea for $100M. Sophos has acquired in 5 different US states, and 5 countries. The Company’s most targeted sectors include software (50%) and internet software and services (30%).

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M&A Summary

  • M&A Total Activity10
    • M&A Buy Activity10
  • Total Sectors Invested 4
  • Total Countries Invested 5
  • M&A Buy/Sell Connections 2

Sophos Ltd.

The Pentagon Abingdon Science Park,
Abingdon, OX14 3YP
United Kingdom,
+44 1235 559 933
www.sophos.com

Sophos Ltd. is a provider of information technology security and data protection solutions. Sophos Group was founded in 1985 and is based in Abingdon, England.


M&A Summary

Buy vs Sell

Year ≤ '16 '17 '18 '19 '20 '21 T
Buy (0.2/yr) # 9 1 - - - - 10
vol $100M $100M
Sell (0.0/yr) # - - - - - - 0
  10

Most Recent M&A

Company Date Value Type
Invincea, Inc. 2017-02-08 100M USD Add-on Acquisition
Fairfax, Virginia · www.invincea.com
Barricade Security Systems Ltd. 2016-11-01 - Add-on Acquisition
Cork, Ireland · www.barricade.io
SurfRight B.V. 2015-12-14 - Add-on Acquisition
Hengelo, Netherlands · www.surfright.nl
Reflexion Networks, Inc. 2015-06-09 - Add-on Acquisition
Woburn, Massachusetts · www.reflexion.net
Mojave Networks, Inc. 2014-10-07 - Add-on Acquisition
San Mateo, California · www.mojave.net
Cyberoam Technologies Pvt Ltd. 2014-02-10 - Add-on Acquisition
Edison, New Jersey · www.cyberoam.com
DIALOGS Software GmbH 2012-04-03 - Add-on Acquisition
Dortmund, Germany · www.dialogs.de
Astaro GmbH & Co. KG 2011-07-07 - Add-on Acquisition
Karlsruhe, Germany · www.astaro.com
ENDFORCE, Inc. 2007-01-11 - Add-on Acquisition
Dublin, Ohio · www.endforce.com
ActiveState Software, Inc. 2003-09-23 - Add-on Acquisition
Vancouver, British Columbia · www.activestate.com
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M&A by Sector

Sector Buy # Value Sell # Value
Software 5 (50%) 100M (100%) - -
Internet Software and Services 3 (30%) - - -
Information Technology 1 (10%) - - -
Technology Hardware 1 (10%) - - -
Total 10 $100M - -

By Geo

State/Country Buy Value Sell Value
United States 5 100M - -
  Virginia 1 100M - -
  Ohio 1 - - -
  New Jersey 1 - - -
  Massachusetts 1 - - -
  California 1 - - -
Germany 2 - - -
Canada 1 - - -
  British Columbia 1 - - -
Ireland 1 - - -
Netherlands 1 - - -
Domestic - - - -
Cross-border 10 (100%) 100M (100%) - -
Total 10 $100M - -

Deal Values

buy # Total
< $100M 1 $100M
TOTAL $100M
Largest Invincea, Inc.
$100M (2017-02-08)

M&A Connections

Deals
Acquired from
Investor(s)
100%
2 (100%)

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