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closed 1/7/2016 via BusinessWire

Avnet, Inc., acquired ExitCertified

synopsis: Avnet, Inc., a company that accelerates the success of customers who build, sell and use technology globally by providing them with a comprehensive portfolio of innovative products, services, and solutions, announced that it has acquired ExitCertified, a leading provider of certified IT training in North America.
buyer: Avnet, Inc. (AVT:$19,518.59)
Avnet, Inc. (NYSE:AVT), accelerates the success of customers who build, sell and use technology globally by providing them with a comprehensive portfolio of innovative products, services and solutions. Avnet is a Fortune 500 company with revenues of $27.9 billion for the fiscal year 2015. "
target: ExitCertified
ExitCertified® was founded in 2001 and offers strategic training paths for the skills required to support today’s technologies while offering a broad curriculum of application focused courses for clients looking to implement new/upgraded business applications.
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closed 10/6/2016 via Company Press Release

Australian College of Training and Employment, acquired DDLS

synopsis: Australian vocational education provider, the Australian College of Training and Employment (ACTE) Group has acquired DDLS, Australia’s leading, trusted ICT training partner, as both organisations look to expand and strengthen their positions in the fast growing ICT industry.
buyer: Australian College of Training and Employment
The Australian College of Training and Employment (ACTE) was established in 2006 to provide every Australian with the opportunity to transform their life through education. "
target parent: Nippon Telegraph and Telephone Corporation
target: DDLS
With over 20 years experience DDLS is the Australian leader in IT Technical Training, Certification and Professional Development, enabling their customers to successfully deploy technology, effectively manage processes and deliver quality service.
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closed 4/16/2018 via Bloomberg

Adecco Group, acquired General Assembly

synopsis: Adecco Group, which recruits both permanent and temporary employees for large businesses, is buying the digital retraining firm General Assembly. General Assembly, based in New York, runs 20 facilities around the world where it teaches employees subjects such as web development, user experience design, digital marketing and more.
buyer: Adecco Group (SWX:ADEN:$25,983.48)
The Adecco Group is the world’s leading provider of workforce solutions, transforming the world of work through talent and technology. Each year, The Adecco Group provides over 1 million people around the world with career opportunities, guidance and insights. "
target: General Assembly
General Assembly, which was founded in 2011 and is based in New York, runs 20 facilities around the world where it teaches employees subjects such as web development, user experience design, digital marketing and increasingly, data science and machine learning.
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$413
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$100
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closed 10/1/2014 via BusinessWire

Kuepa, acquired Cedumec

synopsis: Kuepa.com has acquired Cedumec, one of Latin America’s workforce development schools, which provides courses and other educational programs for adults in Mexico City. Cedumec provides training in computer science, computer assembly and repair, English language, and CENEVAL, a standardized test for adults who wish to validate high school studies.
buyer: Kuepa
Kuepa provides workforce development blended and online learning solutions to adults throughout Latin America. Through its proprietary platform and blended learning content, Kuepa has trained over 30,000 students since its founding three years ago. "
target: Cedumec
Cedumec is an institution with over 30 years of experience in providing quality education for adults. It provides training in computer science, computer assembly and repair, English language, and CENEVAL, a standardized test for adults who wish to validate high school studies.
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closed 7/31/2011 via BusinessWire

NH United, LLC, acquired United Training, Inc.

synopsis: NH United, LLC (previously known as NH Northeast), a technology training and education business, has acquired United Training, Inc., a consortium of independently owned and operated IT training centers from around North America. This acquisition integrates a major competitor with multiple key global customer relationships.
buyer parent: O2 Investment Partners, LLC
buyer: NH United, LLC
NH United, formerly NH Northeast, provides IT training, desktop applications, and business skills training for companies and individuals. Its technical training services include Cisco, Citrix, CompTIA, Intel, ITIL, Linux, Microsoft technical, Oracle, security, storage, and more. "
target: United Training, Inc.
United Training is a consortium of independently owned and operated Information Technology training centers from around North America. United Training's member companies are committed to training excellence, growing the IT marketplace, and the career development of each student.
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closed 1/5/2010 via Capital IQ

BC Partners, acquired ATI Enterprises, Inc.

synopsis: BC Partners has acquired ATI Holding Company. ATI operates vocational schools and training centers in Texas, Florida, Arizona and New Mexico.
buyer: BC Partners
BC Partners is a leading private equity firm that has played an active role in the development of the large buy-out market for 20 years. The firm operates as an integrated team through its offices in Europe and America. "
target parent: The Riverside Company
target: ATI Enterprises, Inc.
ATI offers specialized training to students in the automotive, IT, and healthcare industries. ATI Enterprises operates vocational schools and training centers in Texas, Florida, Arizona and New Mexico.
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announced 1/4/2007 via PR Newswire

China Education Alliance, Inc., will acquire Harbin Compass Vocational Training School

synopsis: China Education Alliance, Inc, one of China's leading e-learning and online education enterprises, reported that its subsidiary, Harbin Zhong He Education Training Center, reached an agreement to acquire all of the physical and intangible assets of Harbin Compass Vocational Training School.
buyer: China Education Alliance, Inc. (CEU:$46.27)
China Education Alliance, Inc.'s strategy is to provide high-quality online educational services including: exam preparation outside the centralized Key High Schools, vocational training for graduates and continued professional development training. "
target: Harbin Compass Vocational Training School
The Harbin Compass Vocational Training School (CVTS), is the exclusive educational training partner of Beida Qingniao APTECH IT Co., Ltd., within the Heilongjiang Province of China.
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closed 12/4/2019 via BNC Analysis

LABOT Inc., acquired QuelCode Co., Ltd.

synopsis: LABOT, a Japanese company that combines the power of finance and technology to create future education possibilities, has acquired QuelCode, Japan's first Income Share Agreements (ISAs) programming school. QuelCode aims to provide everyone the opportunity to learn IT technology and programming, regardless of their position or financial situation.
buyer: LABOT Inc.
LABOT is a Japanese company that combines the power of finance and technology to create future education possibilities. LABOT aims is to develop the first education business in Japan that employs Income Share Agreements (ISAs). "
target: QuelCode Co., Ltd.
QuelCode is Japan's first Income Share Agreements (ISAs) programming school. QuelCode aims to provide everyone the opportunity to learn IT technology and programming, regardless of their position or financial situation.
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closed 6/19/2019 via BNC Analysis

Advantage Partners, acquired Abitus, Inc.

synopsis: Advantage Partners, a Japanese private equity firm, has acquired Abitus Inc, a vocational education firm providing qualification training in various overseas certifications. Abitus offers US Certified Public Accountant (CPA), Certified Internal Auditor (CIA), and Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA) certifications.
buyer: Advantage Partners
Advantage Partners continues to be businesses’ optimal partner in Japan’s private equity market. They became the first in Japan to offer services for buyout funds in 1997. Advantage Partners maintains position as the gold standard in Japan for both investing in private companies as well as exits. "
target: Abitus, Inc.
Abitus is a vocational education firm in Japan. Abitus provides qualification training in various overseas certifications, such as the US Certified Public Accountant (CPA), Certified Internal Auditor (CIA), and Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA) certifications.
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announced 3/13/2019 via PR Newswire

Bridgepoint Education, Inc., will acquire FullStack Academy, Inc.

synopsis: Fullstack Academy, one of the longest-running and most successful technology bootcamps in the nation, has announced Bridgepoint Education, Inc., a provider of postsecondary education services, will acquire the school to accelerate access to technology education that will power the future.
buyer: Bridgepoint Education, Inc.
Bridgepoint Education (BPI) is a higher education company built upon innovation and a passion for learning. BPI is the parent company of and provides shared services for Ashford University and University of the Rockies. "
target: FullStack Academy, Inc.
Fullstack Academy is one of the longest-running and most successful technology bootcamps in the nation. It is the world's top ranked immersive software engineering school and is based in NYC and Chicago.
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closed 1/16/2019 via Company Press Release

Framgia Inc., acquired Groove Gear, Inc.

synopsis: Framgia, a Japanese IT company engaged in product development, has acquired Groove Gear, a programming training school in Japan. Groove Gear provides their students with employment opportunities and support. They offer a wide range of environments that allow students to learn in different ways.
buyer: Framgia Inc.
Framgia is a Japanese IT company engaged in product development. Framgia specializes in building web services, mobile apps, games and digital works for mainly Japanese clients. Framgia's agile development tools helps their clients to continuously improve and deliver quality software products. "
target: Groove Gear, Inc.
Groove Gear is a programming training school in Japan. Their curriculum allows beginners to learn practical skills within 3 months. Groove Gear provides their students with employment opportunities and support. They offer a wide range of environments that allow students to learn in different ways.
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closed 10/23/2017 via BNC Analysis

WeWork Management LLC, acquired The Flatiron School

synopsis: WeWork has acquired New York City-based Flatiron School, a popular coding education program founded in 2012. It offers accelerated mobile and web development courses at its Manhattan location and online. Classes cost between $12,000 and $15,000.
buyer: WeWork Management LLC
WeWork provides businesses with the space, community, and services they need. They transform buildings into beautiful, collaborative workspaces and provide infrastructure, services, events and tech so their members can focus on doing what they love. "
target: The Flatiron School
New York City-based Flatiron School is a popular coding education program founded in 2012. It offers accelerated mobile and web development courses at its Manhattan location and online. Classes cost between $12,000 and $15,000.
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closed 8/10/2016 via BNC Analysis

General Assembly, acquired Bitmaker

synopsis: As part of a move to expand from 15 to 25 campuses by end of year, US-based education-to-employment company General Assembly has announced its acquisition of Bitmaker, a Toronto-based coding bootcamp. Bitmaker empowers a community of makers and creators to build their future by delivering accelerated, market-driven technology education.
buyer: General Assembly
General Assembly transforms thinkers into creators through education and opportunities in technology, business, and design. They offer full-time immersive programs, long-form courses, and classes and workshops on the most relevant skills of the 21st century. "
target: Bitmaker
Bitmaker is Canada's leading tech skills accelerator. Bitmaker is empowering a community of makers and creators to build their future by delivering accelerated, market-driven technology education. Students learn through a mix of lectures, hands-on practice, pair programming and individual study.
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closed 5/4/2016 via BusinessWire

Capella Education Company, acquired DevMountain

synopsis: Capella Education Company announced that DevMountain, an industry-leading coding school, has become a wholly-owned subsidiary of Capella Education Company. DevMountain has a reputation of being the most accessible and impactful code school in the US.
buyer: Capella Education Company (CPLA:$439.69)
Founded in 1991, Capella Education Company is a national leader in online education and parent company of Capella University, a regionally accredited online university. Capella University offers online graduate degree programs in business, counseling, education, health administration, and much more."
target: DevMountain (CPLA:$430.01)
DevMountain has a reputation of being the most accessible and impactful code school in the country by bringing affordability to the highest quality, hands-on education in the software coding industry.
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$15
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closed 4/22/2016 via BusinessWire

Capella Education Company, acquired Hackbright Academy

synopsis: Capella Education Company announced that Hackbright Academy, the leading non-degree software engineering school for women, has become a wholly-owned, subsidiary of the Capella Education Company. Hackbright Academy will operate as a wholly owned subsidiary of Capella and maintain its current headquarters and management team based in San Francisco.
buyer: Capella Education Company (CPLA:$439.69)
Founded in 1991, Capella Education Company is a national leader in online education and parent company of Capella University, a regionally accredited online university. Capella University offers online graduate degree programs in business, counseling, education, health administration, and much more."
target: Hackbright Academy
Founded in 2012, Hackbright Academy is the leading engineering school for women, with the mission to close the U.S. skills gap and the gender gap in technology.
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$18
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closed 3/16/2016 via PR Newswire

FullStack Academy, Inc., acquired The Starter League

synopsis: Fullstack Academy, an industry leader in immersive coding education, has acquired Chicago-based coding school, The Starter League. The Starter League pioneered the field of intensive and immersive coding education.
buyer: FullStack Academy, Inc.
Fullstack Academy is an award-winning, immersive coding school based in New York City. Co-founders David Yang and Nimit Maru leveraged their experience at Yahoo, Gilt Groupe, and Bloomspot to create an elite program centered on fullstack JavaScript and emerging technologies. "
target: The Starter League
The Starter League was founded with the vision to build a type of hands-on coding school previously unheard of. They succeeded in creating a unique curriculum that has helped launch startups and businesses in more than 40 states and 15 countries, and over 1,500 tech careers worldwide.
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announced 4/6/2015 via BusinessWire

The Learning House, Inc., will acquire Software Craftsmanship Guild

synopsis: The Learning House, Inc., a leading cloud based technology provider of solutions that enable universities to thrive in today’s dynamic education landscape, will acquire the Software Craftsmanship Guild.Software Craftsmanship Guild is one of the nation’s top coding bootcamp providers for training the next generation of software developers.
buyer parent: Weld North LLC
buyer: The Learning House, Inc.
The Learning House, Inc. through its proprietary cloud based technology platform helps colleges and universities create, manage and grow high-quality online degree programs and courses. Learning House enables institutions to efficiently and affordably achieve their online education goals. "
target: Software Craftsmanship Guild
Software Craftsmanship Guild is a coding bootcamp located in Akron, Ohio that teaches people from around the world to become software developers in 12 weeks.
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announced 9/4/2019 via PR Newswire

Chegg, Inc., will acquire Thinkful, Inc.

synopsis: Chegg, Inc, the leading student-first connected learning platform, will acquire Thinkful, an online learning platform that offers professional courses directly to students. Thinkful provides 1-on-1 learning through its network of industry experts and online platform to deliver a structured and flexible education in Web Development and Data Science.
buyer: Chegg, Inc. (CHGG:$361.18)
Chegg is the leading student-first connected learning platform. Chegg is the #1 provider of digital and physical textbook rental services. They allow students to rent or buy textbooks at competitive prices. The company also provides student services such as homework help, online tutoring, and more. "
target: Thinkful, Inc.
Thinkful is a new type of school that brings high-growth tech careers to ambitious people everywhere. The company provides 1-on-1 learning through its network of industry experts, hiring partners, and online platform to deliver a structured and flexible education in Web Development and Data Science.
price ($mm)
$80
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$14
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7.1x
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closed 6/12/2019 via BNC Analysis

Manipal ProLearn, acquired Jigsaw Academy Education Private Limited

synopsis: Manipal Education & Medical Group (MEMG) has acquired Jigsaw Academy, an online analytics and big data trainer for professionals and students. Jigsaw Academy will become part of Manipal ProLearn, which offers certification courses across technology, digital marketing, data sciences, project management and finance.
buyer parent: Manipal Education & Medical Group International
buyer: Manipal ProLearn
Manipal ProLearn, part of Manipal Global Education Services Pvt. Ltd, offers certification courses across technology, digital marketing, data sciences, project management and finance. Manipal ProLearn helps working professionals and students enhance their skills and fast-track their careers. "
target: Jigsaw Academy Education Private Limited
Jigsaw Academy is a global award-winning online analytics and big data training provider. Jigsaw Academy is a group of data scientists and educators who are on a mission to train the next generation of analytics practitioners.
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closed 10/10/2018 via PR Newswire

Trilogy Education Services, acquired The Firehose Project

synopsis: Trilogy Education, a leading workforce accelerator, announced the acquisition of Firehose Project, an immersive online coding platform. The Firehose Project is an online, mentor-based software engineering program designed to help clients become professional developers.
buyer: Trilogy Education Services
Trilogy Education is a workforce accelerator that empowers the world's leading universities to prepare professionals for high-growth careers in the digital economy. Trilogy's intensive, skills-based training programs bridge regional talent gaps in coding, data analytics, UX/UI, and cybersecurity. "
target: The Firehose Project
The Firehose Project is an online, mentor-based software engineering program designed to help clients become professional developers. Firehose helps clients become web developers with 1-on-1 mentorship, real-world projects, and career support that works around their busy schedule.
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closed 1/7/2016 via BusinessWire

Avnet, Inc., acquired ExitCertified

synopsis: Avnet, Inc., a company that accelerates the success of customers who build, sell and use technology globally by providing them with a comprehensive portfolio of innovative products, services, and solutions, announced that it has acquired ExitCertified, a leading provider of certified IT training in North America.
buyer: Avnet, Inc. (AVT:$19,518.59)
Avnet, Inc. (NYSE:AVT), accelerates the success of customers who build, sell and use technology globally by providing them with a comprehensive portfolio of innovative products, services and solutions. Avnet is a Fortune 500 company with revenues of $27.9 billion for the fiscal year 2015. "
target: ExitCertified
ExitCertified® was founded in 2001 and offers strategic training paths for the skills required to support today’s technologies while offering a broad curriculum of application focused courses for clients looking to implement new/upgraded business applications.
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announced 9/17/2019 via BusinessWire

Avnet, Inc., will acquire Witekio

synopsis: Leading global technology solutions provider Avnet has signed an agreement to acquire Witekio, a privately held company with expertise in software and embedded systems that helps developers overcome the technical challenges and complexity of developing Internet of Things (IoT) solutions.
buyer: Avnet, Inc. (AVT:$19,518.59)
Avnet is a global technology solutions provider with an extensive ecosystem delivering design, product, marketing and supply chain expertise for customers at every stage of the product lifecycle. "
target: Witekio
Witekio is a privately held company with expertise in software and embedded systems that helps developers overcome the technical challenges and complexity of developing Internet of Things (IoT) solutions.
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announced 12/12/2018 via BusinessWire

Avnet, Inc., will acquire Softweb Solutions Inc.

synopsis: Avnet, Inc. announced that it will acquire Softweb Solutions, Inc., a privately held software and Artificial Intelligence (AI) company that delivers innovative software solutions for Internet of Things (IoT) applications and systems designed to increase efficiency, speed time to market, and help businesses transform.
buyer: Avnet, Inc. (AVT:$19,518.59)
Avnet is a global technology solutions provider with an extensive ecosystem delivering design, product, marketing and supply chain expertise for customers at every stage of the product lifecycle. "
target: Softweb Solutions Inc.
Softweb Solutions, Inc. is a privately held software and Artificial Intelligence (AI) company that delivers innovative software solutions for Internet of Things (IoT) applications and systems designed to increase efficiency, speed time to market, and help businesses transform.
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closed 8/23/2017 via BNC Analysis

Avnet, Inc., acquired Dragon Innovation

synopsis: Avnet, Inc., one of the world's largest global distributors of electronic components, computer products and embedded technology, has acquired Dragon Innovation , a Boston-area hardware consulting firm that provides the fastest, simplest, and safest way to manufacture electronics at scale.
buyer: Avnet, Inc. (AVT:$19,518.59)
Founded in 1921, Avnet, Inc., is one of the world's largest global distributors of electronic components, computer products and embedded technology. They serve customers in more than 125 countries. They are headquartered in Phoenix, Arizona. "
target: Dragon Innovation
Dragon Innovation provides the fastest, simplest, and safest way to manufacture electronics at scale. Dragon provides a clear path from prototype through production with unmatched manufacturing expertise and a manufacturing platform, all optimized to help companies move at entrepreneur speed.
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closed 11/14/2016 via BusinessWire

Avnet, Inc., acquired Hackster, Inc.

synopsis: Avnet, Inc. announced that it has acquired a majority interest in Hackster, Inc. as the first step of a two part transaction in which Avnet will acquire the remainder of the company in January 2017. Hackster.io is an online community that helps users globally learn how to design, create and program Internet-connected hardware.
buyer: Avnet, Inc. (AVT:$19,518.59)
Founded in 1921, Avnet, Inc., is one of the world's largest global distributors of electronic components, computer products and embedded technology. They serve customers in more than 125 countries. They are headquartered in Phoenix, Arizona. "
target: Hackster, Inc.
Hackster is a hardware learning platform. They provide a huge project database and tools for Raspberry Pi, Arduino, MetaWear, Spark Core, and every other type of open source hardware you can think of to help you create your next awesome electronics invention.
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closed 2/27/2017 via GlobeNewswire

Tech Data Corporation, acquired Avnet Technology Solutions

synopsis: Tech Data Corporation, one of the leading technology distributors, announced it has completed its acquisition of the Technology Solutions business from Avnet, Inc. Avnet Technology Solutions is an established leader in value-added distribution, delivering superior technology solutions, services, software, and hardware across the data center.
buyer: Tech Data Corporation (TECD:$37,082.11)
Tech Data Corporation is one of the world's largest wholesale distributors of technology products, services and solutions. Its advanced logistics capabilities and value added services enable 105,000 resellers to efficiently and cost effectively support the diverse technology needs of end users. "
target parent: Avnet, Inc.
target: Avnet Technology Solutions
Avnet Technology Solutions is the world’s leading IT solutions distributor. They make it easier and more affordable to enter and excel in high-growth technology and vertical markets locally and around the world. They provide complete customer solutions that span the data center and IT lifecycle.
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closed 1/7/2016 via BusinessWire

Avnet, Inc., acquired ExitCertified

synopsis: Avnet, Inc., a company that accelerates the success of customers who build, sell and use technology globally by providing them with a comprehensive portfolio of innovative products, services, and solutions, announced that it has acquired ExitCertified, a leading provider of certified IT training in North America.
buyer: Avnet, Inc. (AVT:$19,518.59)
Avnet, Inc. (NYSE:AVT), accelerates the success of customers who build, sell and use technology globally by providing them with a comprehensive portfolio of innovative products, services and solutions. Avnet is a Fortune 500 company with revenues of $27.9 billion for the fiscal year 2015. "
target: ExitCertified
ExitCertified® was founded in 2001 and offers strategic training paths for the skills required to support today’s technologies while offering a broad curriculum of application focused courses for clients looking to implement new/upgraded business applications.
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closed 11/3/2015 via BusinessWire

Avnet, Inc., acquired Orchestra Service GmbH

synopsis: Avnet, Inc. announced that it has completed its acquisition of Orchestra Service GmbH, a specialist German IT distributor of innovative storage solutions and services around EMC products. Headquartered in Munich, Germany, Orchestra has developed strong storage-centric expertise to help its customers grow and take advantage of opportunities.
buyer: Avnet, Inc. (AVT:$19,518.59)
Avnet, Inc, a Fortune 500 company, provides cost-effective services and solutions vital to a broad base of more than 100,000 customers and 800 suppliers. The company markets, distributes and adds value to a wide variety of electronics components, enterprise computer products and embedded subsystems."
target: Orchestra Service GmbH
Founded in 1998 and headquartered in Munich, Germany, Orchestra is a leading value-added distributor in Germany focused on backup and recovery, archiving, high availability replication and storage. Orchestra generated revenue of approximately US$95 million in the 2014 calendar year.
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announced 6/10/2013 via BusinessWire

Avnet, Inc., will acquire Seamless Technologies, Inc.

synopsis: Avnet, Inc. announced that it has agreed to acquire substantially all of the assets of Seamless Technologies, an IT private cloud and data center automation service provider. Seamless Technologies provides expertise in IT infrastructure software technologies, automation, cloud, virtualization, integration & IT Infrastructure Library best practices.
buyer: Avnet, Inc. (AVT:$19,518.59)
Avnet, Inc., a Fortune 500 Company, is one of the largest distributors of electronic components, computer products and embedded technology serving customers in more than 70 countries worldwide. Avnet accelerates its partners’ success by providing cost-effective, value-added services and solutions. "
target: Seamless Technologies, Inc.
Seamless Technologies is an IT private cloud and data center automation service provider. Seamless Technologies provides expertise and services in IT infrastructure software technologies, automation, cloud, virtualization, integration and Information Technology Infrastructure Library best practices.
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closed 1/3/2013 via BusinessWire

Avnet, Inc., acquired TSSLink, Inc.

synopsis: Avnet, Inc. announced that it has acquired TSSLink, Inc., an IT professional services organization providing technical support, consulting and outsourcing services, field product installation, end-user training and technical staff augmentation.
buyer: Avnet, Inc. (AVT:$19,518.59)
Avnet, Inc., a Fortune 500 Company, is one of the largest distributors of electronic components, computer products and embedded technology serving customers in more than 70 countries worldwide. Avnet accelerates its partners’ success by providing cost-effective, value-added services and solutions. "
target: TSSLink, Inc.
TSSLink, Inc. delivers IT customer care services including technical support, consulting and outsourcing services, field product installation, end-user training and technical staff augmentation.
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closed 11/2/2012 via BusinessWire

Avnet, Inc., acquired Genilogix LLC

synopsis: Avnet, Inc. announced that it has acquired Genilogix LLC, an IT application lifecycle management firm. Genilogix provides a range of products and services that help channel partners and customers improve security, quality, performance, availability, governance, and regulatory compliance for mission-critical applications.
buyer: Avnet, Inc. (AVT:$19,518.59)
Avnet, Inc., a Fortune 500 Company, is one of the largest distributors of electronic components, computer products and embedded technology serving customers in more than 70 countries worldwide. Avnet accelerates its partners’ success by providing cost-effective, value-added services and solutions. "
target: Genilogix LLC
Genilogix provides a range of products and services to help customers recognize value within their organization for the HP business technology optimization (BTO) product line. Genilogix works closely with HP to offer innovative products and services.
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announced 10/19/2012 via BusinessWire

Avnet, Inc., will acquire BrightStar Partners, Inc.

synopsis: Avnet, Inc. announced that it has agreed to acquire BrightStar Partners, Inc., an IBM Business Analytics and Performance Management consulting firm, as well as BSP Software LLC, an IBM Business Analytics software vendor (collectively BSP).
buyer: Avnet, Inc. (AVT:$19,518.59)
Avnet, Inc., a Fortune 500 Company, is one of the largest distributors of electronic components, computer products and embedded technology serving customers in more than 70 countries worldwide. Avnet accelerates its partners’ success by providing cost-effective, value-added services and solutions. "
target: BrightStar Partners, Inc.
Founded in 2004, BrightStar Partners’ broad technical and business experience provides the highest quality end-to-end solutions to help enterprises realize the benefits from their reporting, analysis, dashboarding, data warehousing, planning and consolidation solutions.
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closed 8/2/2012 via BusinessWire

Avnet, Inc., acquired Pepperweed Consulting

synopsis: Avnet, Inc. announced that it has acquired Pepperweed Consulting, an IT enterprise management and integration provider. Pepperweed Consulting works with channel partners and customers to buy, deploy, support and manage HP IT Performance Suite, Converged Cloud and Insight software stacks.
buyer: Avnet, Inc. (AVT:$19,518.59)
Avnet, Inc., a Fortune 500 Company, is one of the largest distributors of electronic components, computer products and embedded technology serving customers in more than 70 countries worldwide. Avnet accelerates its partners’ success by providing cost-effective, value-added services and solutions. "
target: Pepperweed Consulting
Since 1996, Pepperweed Consulting has been a leader in IT enterprise management and integration, working with Fortune 500 clients and large-scale government agencies to integrate their IT silos together allowing CIOs to deliver IT as a strategic and aligned business service.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
$12
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
0.0x
EV / EBITDA
announced 3/26/2012 via BusinessWire

Avnet, Inc., will acquire Ascendant Technology, LLC

synopsis: Avnet, Inc. announced that it has agreed to acquire Ascendant Technology LLC, a leading international IT consulting firm with operating units in NA, Europe, Brazil and India. Ascendant Technology specializes in developing end-to-end IBM solutions that help organizations optimize their information technology investment and achieve business results.
buyer: Avnet, Inc. (AVT:$19,518.59)
Avnet, Inc., a Fortune 500 Company, is one of the largest distributors of electronic components, computer products and embedded technology serving customers in more than 70 countries worldwide. Avnet accelerates its partners’ success by providing cost-effective, value-added services and solutions. "
target: Ascendant Technology, LLC
Founded in 2003, Ascendant Technology specializes in developing end-to-end IBM solutions that help organizations optimize their information technology investment and achieve business results.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
$90
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
0.0x
EV / EBITDA
closed 2/1/2012 via BusinessWire

Avnet, Inc., acquired Canvas Systems

synopsis: Avnet, Inc. announced that it has acquired Canvas Systems, a leading independent supplier of IT hardware and services with operating units in the United States, the United Kingdom and the Netherlands, from Platinum Equity. Canvas Systems specializes in providing services that span the IT lifecycle.
buyer: Avnet, Inc. (AVT:$19,518.59)
Avnet, Inc., a Fortune 500 Company, is one of the largest distributors of electronic components, computer products and embedded technology serving customers in more than 70 countries worldwide. "
target parent: Platinum Equity, LLC
target: Canvas Systems
Headquarted in Norcross, GA, Canvas Systems specializes in providing services that span the IT lifecycle. These services include remarketing, refurbishment and environmentally compliant asset disposal services.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
$122
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
0.0x
EV / EBITDA
closed 7/5/2011 via BusinessWire

Avnet, Inc., acquired Amosdec SAS

synopsis: Avnet, Inc., one of the largest distributors of electronic components, computer products and embedded technology, announced that it has completed its acquisition of value-added IT distributor Amosdec SAS. Founded in 1990, Amosdec is a leader in the field of virtualization and storage management solutions throughout France.
buyer: Avnet, Inc. (AVT:$19,518.59)
Avnet, Inc. a Fortune 500 company, provides cost-effective services and solutions vital to a broad base of more than 100,000 customers. The company markets, distributes and adds value to a wide variety of electronics components, enterprise computer products & embedded subsystems. "
target: Amosdec SAS
Founded in 1990, Amosdec is a leader in the field of virtualization and storage management solutions throughout France. Amosdec is recognized for its expertise in VMware virtualization technology and for its leadership in introducing new VMware ecosystem solutions in France.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
closed 1/3/2011 via BusinessWire

Avnet, Inc., acquired itX Group Limited

synopsis: Avnet, Inc. announced that it has completed its acquisition of itX Group Limited (itX), a leading Australian value-added distributor of IT software, hardware and services, in an all cash merger.
buyer: Avnet, Inc. (AVT:$19,518.59)
Avnet, Inc. a Fortune 500 company, provides cost-effective services and solutions vital to a broad base of more than 100,000 customers and 300 suppliers. The company markets, distributes and adds value to a wide variety of electronics components, enterprise computer products & embedded subsystems. "
target: itX Group Limited
itX Group Limited engages in distributing information technology (IT) products and services in Australia. It operates in two divisions, Distribution and Services. The Distribution division markets and distributes a range of IT hardware and software products.
price ($mm)[EV]
$70 [$59]
rev ($mm)
$144
EBITDA ($mm)
$11
EV / rev
0.4x
EV / EBITDA
5.6x
closed 12/1/2009 via BusinessWire

Avnet, Inc., acquired Sunshine Joint Stock Company

synopsis: Avnet, Inc. announced the acquisition of certain assets of Sunshine Joint Stock Company of Vietnam, further expanding its presence and customer base in ASEAN. Founded in 2001, Sunshine is a value add IT distributor providing server, storage and software products to system integrators and resellers throughout Vietnam.
buyer: Avnet, Inc. (AVT:$19,518.59)
Avnet, Inc., a Fortune 500 company, is one of the largest distributors of electronic components, computer products and embedded technology serving customers in more than 70 countries worldwide. "
target: Sunshine Joint Stock Company
Vietnam-based Sunshine Joint Stock Company is a value add IT distributer. Sunshine markets a portfolio of IT infrastructure products from leading vendors including Hewlett Packard, IBM and Lenovo.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
closed 10/14/2009 via BusinessWire

Avnet, Inc., acquired Vanda Group

synopsis: Avnet, Inc. announced that it has, with effect from, acquired a controlling interest in Vanda Group from Hutchinson Whampoa Limited, expanding its presence and customer base across China. Founded in 1982, Vanda Group is a leading IT solutions and services provider covering major cities in China, Hong Kong and Macau.
buyer: Avnet, Inc. (AVT:$19,518.59)
Avnet, Inc., a Fortune 500 company, is one of the largest distributors of electronic components, computer products and embedded technology serving customers in more than 70 countries worldwide. "
target parent: Hutchison Whampoa, Ltd.
target: Vanda Group
Founded in 1982, Vanda Group is a premier IT solutions provider that specializes in systems infrastructure, application solutions services and outsourcing services. It provides extensive geographical coverage with operations spanning from Mainland China to Hong Kong and Macau.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
closed 6/30/2008 via BusinessWire

Avnet, Inc., acquired Source Electronics Corporation

synopsis: Avnet, Inc. has acquired Source Electronics Corporation headquartered in Hollis, New Hampshire. Established in 1988, Source is a leading provider of outsourced custom programming services for integrated circuits.
buyer: Avnet, Inc. (AVT:$19,518.59)
Avnet, Inc., a Fortune 500 company, is one of the largest distributors of electronic components, computer products and embedded technology serving customers in more than 70 countries worldwide. "
target: Source Electronics Corporation
Source Electronics Corporation provides value-added services for integrated circuits (ICs) and related devices.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
$82
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
0.0x
EV / EBITDA
closed 7/31/2008 via BusinessWire

Avnet, Inc., acquired Ontrack Solutions Pvt. Ltd.

synopsis: Avnet, Inc., has completed its acquisition of Ontrack Solutions Pvt. Ltd. of India. A Mumbai-based systems integrator, Ontrack is known in the market as a leader in security, networking, consolidation, virtualization, storage and server solutions. Ontrack will become part of the operations of Avnet Technology Solutions Asia Pacific.
buyer: Avnet, Inc. (AVT:$19,518.59)
Avnet, Inc., a Fortune 500 company, is one of the largest distributors of electronic components, computer products and embedded technology serving customers in more than 70 countries worldwide. "
target: Ontrack Solutions Pvt. Ltd.
Ontrack Solutions was formed in 1992 by two techno-preneurs to provide state-of-the-art technology solutions in association with global infotech majors. Ontrack has provided systems integration and networking solutions to a large number of Indian corporates.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
$13
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
0.0x
EV / EBITDA
closed 9/6/2019 via BNC Analysis

Tessi SA, acquired ORONE

synopsis: Tessi announces the acquisition of the entire share capital and voting rights of Orone France, a company directed and controlled by Bernard Poll. Orone is a French software publisher and operator of platforms for business processes, document flow and means of payment management.
buyer parent: Groupe HLD
buyer: Tessi SA (ENXTPA:TES:$472.67)
Tessi is France's leading provider of document automation solutions, payment systems, gold and currency transactions and promotional marketing. "
target: ORONE
Orone is a French software publisher and operator of platforms for business processes, document flow and means of payment management. Orone also distributes scanners to the French market.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
$5
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
0.0x
EV / EBITDA
closed 1/24/2019 via Company Press Release

KAMIC Group, acquired Distec Ltd.

synopsis: KAMIC Group, a corporate group consisting of more than 20 operating companies active in both trade and manufacturing has acquired all the shares in Distec Ltd. Distec is a British specialist hybrid technology solutions provider with extensive expertise in industrial, medical and digital technology solutions.
buyer: KAMIC Group
KAMIC Group is a corporate group consisting of more than 20 operating companies active in both trade and manufacturing. Their common aim is to be a leading supplier of technical products and services in a number of well-defined product and market niches. "
target: Distec Ltd.
Distec Ltd. is a British specialist hybrid technology solutions provider. They have an extensive expertise in industrial, medical, and digital technology solutions. The company represents a number of worldleading manufacturers such as ELO, Nexcom, CKS, Wincomm, Siemens and others.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
$5
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
0.0x
EV / EBITDA
closed 8/7/2019 via Company Press Release

3 Rivers Capital, acquired Interlight

synopsis: 3 Rivers Capital has acquired Interlight, a family-owned and operated online distributor of specialty and replacement products with a focus on rare, hard-to-find light bulbs and batteries. Interlight is a provider of one of the largest inventories of specialty lightbulbs in the world and helps fulfill the lighting needs of clients.
buyer: 3 Rivers Capital
3 Rivers Capital is a lower middle-market private equity firm. 3RC’s primary focus and experience is acquiring family-owned companies and backing experienced management teams, where 3RC can rapidly create value by removing barriers to growth. "
target: Interlight
Interlight operates online distribution of one of the largest lighting inventories in the world. Interlight provides a plethora of lighting options to companies in industries spanning from the military, medical, education, industrial, and consumers.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
closed 4/3/2018 via Company Press Release

Mediatec Group, acquired MusikBygget AB

synopsis: Mediatec Group, a subsidiary of NEP Group and a provider of technical solutions for event and television productions, has acquired MusikBygget AB, a Swedish company that provides technical solutions for conferences, events, and many more large events.
buyer parent: Crestview Partners
buyer: Mediatec Group
Mediatec is one of Europe's largest providers of integrated technical solutions for event and television productions. Headquartered in Sweden, the company has offices in Norway, Denmark, Finland, Germany, Switzerland and the United Kingdom. "
target: MusikBygget AB
Based in Sweden, MusikBygget AB has provided technical solutions for conferences, events, concerts, fairs and sporting events for over 20 years with reoccurring customers as their best references.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
closed 2/6/2019 via Company Press Release

QBS Software, acquired Siener Informatique

synopsis: QBS Software, a London-based software distribution company, has acquired Siener Informatique, a software distributor in France. Siener Informatique offers an extensive range of software and licenses from 25 brands. They offer software solutions for CAD, networks, security, messaging, graphic design, business management, and more.
buyer: QBS Software
QBS Software is a London-based software distribution company. QBS represents about 8000 leading software publishers. The company offers products from brands such as Symantec, Bluebeam, Adobe, Intel, Kerio, DeviceLock, ABBYY, Acunetix, McAfee, and more. "
target: Siener Informatique
Siener Informatique is a software distributor in France. Siener Informatique offers an extensive range of software and licenses from 25 brands. They offer software solutions for CAD, networks, security, messaging, graphic design, business management, and more.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
closed 2/16/2012 via PR Newswire

Westcon Group, Inc., acquired PT Netpoleon

synopsis: Westcon Group, a value-added distributor of category-leading unified communications, network infrastructure, data center, and security solutions with a global network of specialty resellers, announced the acquisition of the business of PT Netpoleon, a premier distributor of security, networking and convergence solutions in Indonesia.
buyer parent: Datatec Limited
buyer: Westcon Group, Inc.
Headquartered in Tarrytown, NY, Westcon Group, Inc. is a value added distributor of category-leading unified communications, network infrastructure, data center and security solutions with a global network of specialty resellers. "
target: PT Netpoleon
As a value added distributor, PT Netpoleon provides a broad service portfolio which comprises managed services, maintenance and implement services as well as technical support and training.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
announced 2/1/2012 via BNC Analysis

Forum Mobile, will acquire Zebra Technologies

synopsis: Forum Mobile a global MVNE provider of network and business support systems for MVNOs - announced the signing of a definitive agreement to acquire a controlling stake in Zebra Technologies, a value added distributor of information security and networking brands operating in Israel, through its wholly owned subsidiary Forum Mobile Israel Ltd.
buyer parent: Forum Group Ltd.
buyer: Forum Mobile
Forum Mobile is a Forum Group company. Forum Mobile is a global Mobile Virtual Network Enabler (MVNE) based in the USA with international presence and expertise. "
target: Zebra Technologies
Zebra Technologies was founded in 2008 in order to address the market demand Israeli release providing value-added services - Value Added Services in the entire array of marketers.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
$16
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
0.0x
EV / EBITDA
closed 2/1/2012 via BusinessWire

Avnet, Inc., acquired Canvas Systems

synopsis: Avnet, Inc. announced that it has acquired Canvas Systems, a leading independent supplier of IT hardware and services with operating units in the United States, the United Kingdom and the Netherlands, from Platinum Equity. Canvas Systems specializes in providing services that span the IT lifecycle.
buyer: Avnet, Inc. (AVT:$19,518.59)
Avnet, Inc., a Fortune 500 Company, is one of the largest distributors of electronic components, computer products and embedded technology serving customers in more than 70 countries worldwide. "
target parent: Platinum Equity, LLC
target: Canvas Systems
Headquarted in Norcross, GA, Canvas Systems specializes in providing services that span the IT lifecycle. These services include remarketing, refurbishment and environmentally compliant asset disposal services.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
$122
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
0.0x
EV / EBITDA
closed 1/3/2011 via BusinessWire

Avnet, Inc., acquired itX Group Limited

synopsis: Avnet, Inc. announced that it has completed its acquisition of itX Group Limited (itX), a leading Australian value-added distributor of IT software, hardware and services, in an all cash merger.
buyer: Avnet, Inc. (AVT:$19,518.59)
Avnet, Inc. a Fortune 500 company, provides cost-effective services and solutions vital to a broad base of more than 100,000 customers and 300 suppliers. The company markets, distributes and adds value to a wide variety of electronics components, enterprise computer products & embedded subsystems. "
target: itX Group Limited
itX Group Limited engages in distributing information technology (IT) products and services in Australia. It operates in two divisions, Distribution and Services. The Distribution division markets and distributes a range of IT hardware and software products.
price ($mm)[EV]
$70 [$59]
rev ($mm)
$144
EBITDA ($mm)
$11
EV / rev
0.4x
EV / EBITDA
5.6x
closed 9/4/2007 via

Arrow Electronics, Inc., acquired Centia/AKS

synopsis: Arrow Electronics, Inc. has signed a definitive agreement pursuant to which Arrow will acquire Centia Group Limited and AKS Group Nordic AB , Europe’s leading specialty distributors of access infrastructure, security and virtualization software solutions.
buyer: Arrow Electronics, Inc. (ARW:$26,812.51)
Arrow Electronics is a major global provider of products, services and solutions to industrial and commercial users of electronic components and computer products. Arrow serves as a supply channel partner for nearly 600 suppliers and more than 135,000 original equipment manufacturers. "
target: Centia/AKS
Centia is Europe’s largest knowledge based distributor specializing in Access Infrastructure computing software, Thin Clients and Management Software.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
$120
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
0.0x
EV / EBITDA
closed 11/30/2006 via

Arrow Electronics, Inc., acquired Alternative Technology, Inc.

synopsis: Arrow Electronics, Inc. has signed a definitive agreement pursuant to which Arrow will acquire Alternative Technology, Inc., a leading specialty distributor of access infrastructure and security solutions.
buyer: Arrow Electronics, Inc. (ARW:$26,812.51)
Arrow Electronics is a major global provider of products, services and solutions to industrial and commercial users of electronic components and computer products. Arrow serves as a supply channel partner for nearly 600 suppliers and more than 135,000 original equipment manufacturers. "
target: Alternative Technology, Inc.
Alternative Technology is the leading specialty distributor for Value Added Resellers who need products and services targeted at Thin-client/Server-based Computing, Edge Infrastructure, Security and Wireless markets.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
closed 7/18/2019 via BusinessWire

Troxell Communications, Inc. merged with CDI Technologies,

synopsis: CDI Technologies, the leading provider of recertified technology, white glove services and device lifecycle management to the North American education vertical, has merged with Troxell Communications, the nation's leading end-to-end solution provider for technology and collaborative solutions in K-12 and higher education.
buyer parent: H.I.G. Capital
buyer: CDI Technologies
CDI Technologies, incorporated as CDI Computer Dealers Inc., has been selling IT hardware and software solutions to schools since 1981. CDI's mission is to simplify the purchase process and support educators by deploying proven, best-in-class technology, backed by lifecycle support and training. "
target: Troxell Communications, Inc.
Troxell is the nation's leading end-to-end solution provider for technology and collaborative solutions in K-12 and higher education. With a national field presence, they combine large-scale purchasing power with the high-touch, consultative approach of a local specialist.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
closed 3/22/2016 via Company Press Release

Naxicap Partners, acquired OneDirect Group

synopsis: Gimv announced the sale of its majority stake in Onedirect, Europe’s leading provider of telecom equipment, to Naxicap Partners. Created in France in 1999, Onedirect is a company specialized in the multichannel distribution of professional telecom equipment such as corded and cordless telephones, switchboards, headsets and other accessories.
buyer parent: Groupe BPCE
buyer: Naxicap Partners
Naxicap Partners is a generalist investor covering all sectors of activity as a minority or majority shareholder for investments ranging from €1 million to €100 million, aiming at liquidity after 5-7 years. They invest in fast-growing companies with strong and committed management teams. "
target parent: Gimv
target: OneDirect Group
Onedirect is Europe’s number one online provider of professional telecoms equipment, with a presence in France, Spain, Italy, Portugal, Germany, the UK, Belgium, Luxembourg, Ireland and the Netherlands. Their company has an extensive catalogue, with over 2,000 products permanently in stock.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
$44
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
0.0x
EV / EBITDA
closed 2/12/2008 via BusinessWire

Journey Education, acquired CCV Software

synopsis: Online education reseller Journey Education Marketing, Inc. acquired CCV Software, headquartered in Vero Beach, FL. With the addition of the popular education reseller CCV Software to its business, JourneyEd will expand from serving higher education into the K-12 market.
buyer: Journey Education
Journey Education Marketing, Inc. is the leading multi-channel software marketer to the K-12 and post-secondary academic markets. It sells to students, faculty, staff, educational institutions and public school districts. "
target: CCV Software
CCV Software's history of integrity and personal customer service and knowledge of products and licensing has made us a premier partner for the major software publishers. We provide many services to make acquiring product knowledge and information easier for our educational customers.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
announced 11/20/2019 via BNC Analysis

Apollo Global Management, will acquire Tech Data Corporation

synopsis: Tech Data, a Clearwater, Fla.-based electronics distributor, announced an agreement to be acquired by private-equity firm Apollo Global Management. Tech Data Corporation is one of the world's largest wholesale distributors of technology products, services and solutions.
buyer: Apollo Global Management (NYSE:APO:$2,833.48)
Apollo is a leading global alternative investment manager. Apollo has assets under management of approximately $303 billion in private equity, credit and real assets funds invested across a core group of nine industries where Apollo has considerable knowledge and resources. "
target: Tech Data Corporation (TECD:$37,082.11)
Tech Data Corporation is one of the world's largest wholesale distributors of technology products, services and solutions. Its advanced logistics capabilities and value added services enable 105,000 resellers to efficiently and cost effectively support the diverse technology needs of end users.
price ($mm)
$5,400
rev ($mm)
$37,303
EBITDA ($mm)
$748
EV / rev
0.1x
EV / EBITDA
7.2x
closed 3/21/2019 via Company Press Release

QBS Software, acquired Zedsphere

synopsis: QBS Technology Group have acquired the majority shareholding in UK based Zedsphere, a cloud solutions distributor dedicated to MSPs. With expert advice and outstanding service, Zedsphere is the trusted supplier to more than 700 MSPs in the UK & Europe.
buyer: QBS Software
QBS is the leading software distributor representing over 8020 software publishers in EMEA. Since 1987 QBS have delivered enterprise software to over 240,000 enterprises through our 4000 reseller partners. "
target: Zedsphere
Zedsphere is a cloud solutions distributor dedicated to MSPs. With expert advice and outstanding service, Zedsphere is the trusted supplier to more than 700 MSPs in the UK & Europe. They are based in the UK.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
closed 9/7/2010 via BusinessWire

Digital River, Inc., acquired Journey Education Marketing, Inc.

synopsis: Digital River, Inc., a leading provider of global e-commerce solutions, announced that it has acquired Journey Education Marketing, Inc., (JourneyEd) a leading reseller of software and hard goods for students, faculty, educational institutions and public school districts in the U.S. K-12 and post-secondary academic markets.
buyer: Digital River, Inc. (DRIV:$373.69)
Digital River, Inc., a leading provider of global e-commerce solutions, builds and manages online businesses for software and game publishers, consumer electronics manufacturers, distributors, online retailers and affiliates. "
target: Journey Education Marketing, Inc.
Journey Education Marketing, Inc. (JourneyEd) based in Dallas, Texas, is the leading multi-channel software marketer to the K-12 and post-secondary academic markets, which include students, faculty, staff, educational institutions and public school districts.
price ($mm)[EV]
$2.00 [$16.00]
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
announced 8/18/2008 via BusinessWire

Codima Technologies, will acquire G-major Japan Ltd

synopsis: Codima Inc. a global provider of best practice software tools for VoIP and IT Asset Management entered into a Letter of Intent to acquire G-major Japan Ltd, a Japanese vertical market distributor of network management software. In acquiring the locally established distributor, Codima Inc. consolidates its presence in the Japanese market.
buyer parent: KKS Venture Management, Inc.
buyer: Codima Technologies
Codima Technologies best practice software tools help organizations manage their network infrastructures from beginning to end. Focused on easy to use, cost-efficient, highly visual and modular tools, Codima is a leader in VoIP Management and Infrastructure Inventory. "
target: G-major Japan Ltd
G-major Japan Ltd is a vertical market distributor, specializing in VoIP network management software that targets large enterprises and system integrators. Operations include a technical support section offering first line support in Japanese.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
closed 1/12/2012 via PR Newswire

School Health Corporation, acquired EnableMart

synopsis: School Health Corporation, the leading provider of medical supplies and equipment to school nurses, athletic trainers and other specialty healthcare professionals, announced the acquisition of EnableMart, a leading provider of assistive technology to the special needs community.
buyer: School Health Corporation
School Health Corporation is the leading supplier of health supplies and equipment to schools. More than 95% of the top 500 school districts and largest universities in the United States purchase their products from the company annually. "
target parent: Manufacturers Resource Network, Inc.
target: EnableMart
EnableMart is a worldwide leader in assistive technology distribution. The company has deep expertise in technology for special education and is listed as an approved vendor in most school districts throughout the U.S.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
closed 7/13/2016 via Company Press Release

Independent Publishers Group, acquired INscribe Digital

synopsis: Independent Publishers Group (IPG) announced that it has completed the transaction to purchase leading eBook distributor INscribe Digital. The acquisition includes INscribe Digital’s distribution platform, marketplace monitoring tool, 300+ clients with over 65,000 titles and the INscribe Digital staff.
buyer parent: Chicago Review Press
buyer: Independent Publishers Group
Established in 1971, Independent Publishers Group (IPG) was the first organization specifically created for the purpose of marketing titles from independent presses to the book trade. "
target parent: INgrooves
target: INscribe Digital
INscribe Digital is a leading digital publishing services company. INscribe Digital's industry leading technology provides access to an ever-growing list of retailers, libraries, and eBook subscription services, including over 250 retailers and 20,000 libraries.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA

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$9.43
Net Income ($mm)
$7.29
Employees
2621
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Ticker: NSEI:CAREERP
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Career Point Ltd.
Career Point Limited is a leading Indian education company with strong brand equity of providing quality education since 1993. With a strong foundation of academic excellence, Career Point caters to the needs of a student throughout the life cycle of a student (K.G. to PhD.)
year
2019
rev ($mm)
$14.43
EBITDA ($mm)
$6.02
EBIT ($mm)
$5.40
Net Income ($mm)
$3.68
Employees
606
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Ticker: AVT
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Avnet, Inc.
Avnet, Inc.
Founded in 1921, Avnet, Inc., is one of the world's largest global distributors of electronic components, computer products and embedded technology. They serve customers in more than 125 countries. They are headquartered in Phoenix, Arizona.
year
2019
rev ($mm)
$19,518.59
EBITDA ($mm)
$796.55
EBIT ($mm)
$627.01
Net Income ($mm)
$176.34
Employees
15500
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Ticker: CDW
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
CDW Corp.
CDW Corp.
CDW is a leading provider of integrated information technology solutions. They help their 250,000 small, medium and large business, government, education and healthcare customers by delivering critical solutions to their increasingly complex IT needs.
year
2019
rev ($mm)
$17,035.80
EBITDA ($mm)
$1,308.90
EBIT ($mm)
$1,046.90
Net Income ($mm)
$692.50
Employees
9783
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Ticker: SCSC
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
ScanSource
ScanSource, Inc. is the leading international distributor of specialty technology products, focusing on point-of-sale (POS) and barcode, communications and physical security solutions.
year
2019
rev ($mm)
$3,906.13
EBITDA ($mm)
$144.21
EBIT ($mm)
$107.36
Net Income ($mm)
$56.41
Employees
2600
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Ticker: BTN
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Ballantyne Strong, Inc.
Ballantyne Strong, Inc.
Ballantyne Strong is a provider of digital equipment, screens and managed services as well as specialty lighting equipment. The Company supplies major and independent theater chains, top arenas, theme parks and architectural sites around the world.
year
2013
rev ($mm)
$130.37
EBITDA ($mm)
$5.27
EBIT ($mm)
$4.24
Net Income ($mm)
$3.13
Employees
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Ticker: SNX
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
SYNNEX Corporation
SYNNEX Corporation
SYNNEX Corporation, a Fortune 500 corporation, is a leading business process services company, servicing resellers, retailers and original equipment manufacturers in multiple regions around the world.
year
2018
rev ($mm)
$19,113.52
EBITDA ($mm)
$711.69
EBIT ($mm)
$525.97
Net Income ($mm)
$284.36
Employees
107400
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Ticker: SWX:ALSN
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
ALSO-Actebis Holding AG
ALSO-Actebis Holding AG
ALSO-Actebis Group is one of the leading European companies in the wholesale and logistics sector for information technology, consumer electronics and telecommunication products (ICT).
year
2018
rev ($mm)
$10,366.86
EBITDA ($mm)
$181.29
EBIT ($mm)
$163.25
Net Income ($mm)
$91.67
Employees
3728
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Ticker: NSIT
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Insight Enterprises, Inc.
Insight Enterprises, Inc.
Insight empowers clients with "Intelligent Technology" solutions to realize their goals. As a leading global provider of hardware, software, cloud and service solutions, they provide clients the expertise needed to select, implement and manage complex technology solutions to drive business outcomes.
year
2019
rev ($mm)
$7,731.19
EBITDA ($mm)
$303.57
EBIT ($mm)
$257.36
Net Income ($mm)
$159.41
Employees
11261
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Ticker: CNXN
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
PC Connection, Inc.
PC Connection, Inc.
Founded in 1982, Connection delivers valuable IT services and advanced technology solutions to business, government, healthcare, and education markets. Today, they serve customers through a staff of highly trained Account Managers, a team of on-staff experts, and efficient procurement websites.
year
2016
rev ($mm)
$2,613.65
EBITDA ($mm)
$90.32
EBIT ($mm)
$80.93
Net Income ($mm)
$48.14
Employees
2155
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Ticker: WSE:ASB
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
ASBIS Group
ASBIS Group
Headquartered in Cyprus, ASBIS is one of the leading distributors of IT industry products in the emerging markets of Europe, the Middle East and Africa (EMEA): Central and Eastern Europe, the Baltic republics, the former Soviet Union, the Middle East and North Africa.
year
2019
rev ($mm)
$1,983.59
EBITDA ($mm)
$30.49
EBIT ($mm)
$28.67
Net Income ($mm)
$12.00
Employees
1401
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Ticker: TESS
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
TESSCO Technologies Incorporated
TESSCO Technologies Incorporated is a value-added supplier of the product solutions needed to design, build, run, maintain and use wireless systems.
year
2008
rev ($mm)
$520.97
EBITDA ($mm)
$12.93
EBIT ($mm)
$8.11
Net Income ($mm)
$4.82
Employees
749
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Ticker: TSE:4344
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
SOURCENEXT
SOURCENEXT
SOURCENEXT, Japan's publicly traded, market-leading software publisher and distributor, which not only plans and develops their own products, also specializes in helping software companies launch their desktop and mobile apps in the Japanese market and grow market share for sustained profitability.
year
2016
rev ($mm)
$77.09
EBITDA ($mm)
$18.04
EBIT ($mm)
$13.88
Net Income ($mm)
$9.45
Employees
100
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Ticker: GB:RM.
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
RM plc
RM plc
RM is a UK company, focused on supporting teachers to teach and learners to learn. It provides innovative products from classroom resources, through school technologies to systems for marking exams and delivering school performance data.
year
2018
rev ($mm)
$277.37
EBITDA ($mm)
$36.28
EBIT ($mm)
$32.36
Net Income ($mm)
$21.25
Employees
1760
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Ticker: TSE:9435
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Hikari Tsushin, Inc.
Hikari Tsushin, Inc.
Hikari Tsushin Inc. is a leading distributor in the telecommunications industry. The four segments that are the mainstays of their businesses are: their agency shops, sales of office automation and telecommunications’ equipment to corporations, their insurance business and media advertising.
year
2016
rev ($mm)
$4,230.86
EBITDA ($mm)
$437.88
EBIT ($mm)
$361.72
Net Income ($mm)
$315.64
Employees
9731
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Ticker: JSE:PNC
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Pinnacle Holdings Limited
Pinnacle Holdings Limited
Pinnacle Holdings is one of Africa’s largest providers of Information and Communication Technology products and services. Through its subsidiaries, Pinnacle offers hardware and software products, implementation solutions as well as structured finance solutions.
year
2015
rev ($mm)
$602.69
EBITDA ($mm)
$33.93
EBIT ($mm)
$32.12
Net Income ($mm)
$21.12
Employees
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Ticker: JASDAQ:3054
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
HYPER Inc.
HYPER Inc.
HYPER Inc. sells servers, computers, and other related hardware to firms and also provides office products and supplies. Hyper, in addition, provides services such as website creation and office equipment installation and maintenance. They are based in Tokyo, Japan.
year
2017
rev ($mm)
$176.42
EBITDA ($mm)
$2.58
EBIT ($mm)
$2.01
Net Income ($mm)
$1.24
Employees
222
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