WAMEX Private Equity Mergers and Acquisitions Summary

Private Equity Profile

WAMEX Private Equity’s most common sectors for investment are education (25%) and food (25%). The Firm’s most common investment types include buyout (lbo, mbo, mbi) (50%) and growth capital (50%). Its largest (disclosed) acquisition occurred in 2017 when it acquired GLBL ED S.A. de C.V. for $80M.

The Firm’s most common exit type is ipo (100%).

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M&A Summary

  • M&A Total Activity5
    • M&A Buy Activity4
    • M&A Sell Activity1
  • Total Sectors Invested 4
  • Total Countries Invested 1

WAMEX Private Equity

Rubén Darío 281-1901 Miguel Hidalgo, Bosques de Chapultepec,
Mexico City, 11580
Mexico
+52 55 5395 5222
www.wamex.mx
wamex@wamex.mx

WAMEX Private Equity is a private equity firm focused on middle-market company investments in Mexico. WAMEX is a generalist investor and will consider opportunities in high-growth sectors including healthcare, industrials, and business and energy services. WAMEX Private Equity was established in 1999 and is headquartered in Mexico City.


Investment Criteria

Sectors of Interest: Beverages, Business Services, Distribution, Education, Energy Services and Equipment, Food, Healthcare Services, Leisure, Machinery, Retail

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

Geographic Preferences: Latin/South America

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

M&A Summary

Buy vs Sell

Year ≤ '16 '17 '18 '19 '20 '21 T
Buy (0.2/yr) # 3 1 - - - - 4
vol $80M $80M
Sell (0.0/yr) # 1 - - - - - 1
  5

Most Recent M&A

Company Date Value Type
GLBL ED, S.A. de C.V. 2017-08-01 80M USD Buyout (LBO, MBO, MBI)
Miguel Hidalgo, Mexico · www.globaled.mx
Hoteles City Express, S.A.B. de C.V. 2013-06-20 - IPO
Mexico City, Mexico · www.cityexpress.com
Productos MEDIX, S.A.P.I. de C.V. 2013-01-31 - Growth Capital
Ciudad de México, Mexico · www.medix.com.mx
Kua Mex Foods 2013-01-01 - Buyout (LBO, MBO, MBI)
Ciudad de México, Mexico · www.kuamexfoods.com
Hoteles City Express, S.A.B. de C.V. 2010-11-09 - Growth Capital
Mexico City, Mexico · www.cityexpress.com
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M&A by Sector

Sector Current # Value All-time # Value
Education 1 (33%) 80M (100%) 1 (25%) 80M (100%)
Food 1 (33%) - 1 (25%) -
Leisure - - 1 (25%) -
Life Science 1 (33%) - 1 (25%) -
Total 3 $80M 4 $80M

Acquisitions By Geo

State/Country Current # Value All-time # Value
Mexico 3 (100%) 80M (100%) 4 (100%) 80M (100%)
Total 3 $80M 4 $80M

Acquisitions by Deal Type

Type Current # Value All-time # Value
Buyout (LBO, MBO, MBI) 2 (67%) 80M (100%) 2 (50%) 80M (100%)
Growth Capital 1 (33%) - 2 (50%) -
Total 3 $80M 4 $80M

Exits by Deal Type

Type Total # Value
IPO 1 (100%) -
Total 1 -

Deal Values

buy # Total
< $100M 1 $80M
TOTAL $80M
Largest GLBL ED, S.A. de C.V.
$80M (2017-08-01)

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