WillScot Mergers and Acquisitions Summary

Business Services Company

WillScot has acquired 5 companies, including 5 in the last 5 years. A total of 3 acquisitions came from private equity firms.

WillScot’s largest acquisition to date was in 2018, when it acquired Modular Space for $1.1B. WillScot has acquired in 3 different US states. The Company’s most targeted sectors include building materials (67%) and real estate (34%).

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M&A Summary

  • M&A Total Activity3
    • M&A Buy Activity3
  • Total Sectors Invested 2
  • Total Countries Invested 1
  • M&A Buy/Sell Connections 3
  • M&A Advisors 9

WillScot Corp. (WillScot)

4646 East Van Buren Street Suite 400,
Phoenix, Maryland 85008
United States,
(480) 894-6311
www.willscot.com

WillScot is a specialty modular space and portable storage rental solutions across North America. Williams Scotsman is the modular space supplier of choice for the construction, education, health care, government, retail, commercial, transportation, security and energy sectors. WillScot is based in Baltimore, Maryland.


M&A Summary

Buy vs Sell

Year ≤ '16 '17 '18 '19 '20 '21 T
Buy (0.6/yr) # - - 2 - 1 - 3
vol $1.1B $1.1B
Sell (0.0/yr) # - - - - - - 0
  3

Most Recent M&A

Company Date Value Type
Mobile Mini, Inc. 2020-03-02 - Merger
Phoenix, Arizona · www.mobilemini.com
Modular Space Corp. 2018-06-22 1.1B USD Add-on Acquisition
Berwyn, Pennsylvania · www.modspace.com
Onsite Space LLC 2018-01-03 - Add-on Acquisition
Indianapolis, Indiana · www.tysononsite.com
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M&A by Sector

Sector Buy # Value Sell # Value
Building Materials 2 (67%) 1.1B (100%) - -
Real Estate 1 (33%) - - -
Total 3 $1.1B - -

By Geo

State/Country Buy Value Sell Value
United States 3 1.1B - -
  Pennsylvania 1 1.1B - -
  Indiana 1 - - -
  Arizona 1 - - -
Total 3 $1.1B - -

Top M&A Advisors

Financial Deals
Bank of America Merrill Lynch (BofA Securities)
2
Deutsche Bank Corporate & Investment Banking
2
Morgan Stanley
2
Legal Deals
Fox Rothschild LLP
1
Allen & Overy LLP
1

Deal Values

buy # Total
> $1B 1 $1.1B
TOTAL $1.1B
Largest Modular Space Corp.
$1.1B (2018-06-22)

M&A Connections

Deals
Acquired from
Investor(s)
33%
1 (33%)

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