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closed 1/2/2018 via PR Newswire

ZS Associates, purchased BASES Pharmaceutical Forecasting from The Nielsen Company, Inc.

synopsis: ZS announced it has acquired the assets of BASES Pharmaceutical Forecasting from Nielsen. The BASES Pharmaceutical Forecasting assets include launch product and direct-to-consumer forecasting tools and proprietary normative databases for pharmaceutical brands.
buyer: ZS Associates
ZS Associates is a global management consulting firm specializing in sales and marketing strategy, operations and execution. Founded in 1983, ZS has grown into a firm of 500 professionals delivering expertise across much of the sales and marketing spectrum. "
seller: The Nielsen Company, Inc. (NLSN:$6,465.00)
The BASES Pharmaceutical Forecasting assets include launch product and direct-to-consumer forecasting tools and proprietary normative databases for pharmaceutical brands.
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announced 3/8/2012 via PR Newswire

Diversified Agency Services, will acquire Medical Collective Intelligence Co. Ltd.

synopsis: Diversified Agency Services announced an agreement with ITOCHU Corporation and a number of venture capital funds to acquire a majority stake in Medical Collective Intelligence Co. Ltd., a highly respected Japanese online medical communications agency.
buyer parent: Omnicom Group Inc.
buyer: Diversified Agency Services
Diversified Agency Services (DAS), a division of Omnicom Group Inc., manages Omnicom's holdings in a variety of marketing disciplines. DAS includes more than 190 companies, which operate through a combination of networks and regional organizations. "
target parent: Itochu Corporation
target: Medical Collective Intelligence Co. Ltd.
Medical Collective Intelligence Co. Ltd. ("MCI") is a highly respected and well-known Japanese online medical communications agency. Based in Tokyo, MCI operates a Marketing Research division and a Detailing Solutions division, both focused on the healthcare industry.
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closed 1/24/2012 via BusinessWire

IMS Health Incorporated, acquired PharmARC Analytic Solutions Pvt. Ltd.

synopsis: IMS Health has acquired PharmARC, an India-based company specializing in commercial analytics and services for the life sciences industry. The acquisition adds significant scale to a world-class services delivery platform, strengthens IMS’s business process outsourcing capabilities.
buyer parent: TPG Capital
buyer: IMS Health Incorporated (NYSE:IQV:$10,412.00)
IMS Health is the leading provider of information services for the healthcare industry around the world. The company draws on its global technology infrastructure and unique combination of in-depth, analytics, and consulting platforms to help clients better understand the value of medicines. "
target: PharmARC Analytic Solutions Pvt. Ltd.
PharmARC is a leading provider of analytic solutions for the efficient commercialization of drugs and medical products. The firm’s analytics and services enable its life sciences customers to make informed decisions related to their sales and marketing strategies and implementation.
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announced 1/17/2012 via PR Newswire

Campbell Alliance Group, Inc., will purchase Promotional and Medical Audit Businesses from SDI Health LLC

synopsis: inVentiv Health, Inc. has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire certain promotional and medical audit businesses of SDI Health, which IMS Health has committed to divest in connection with obtaining regulatory approval of its acquisition of SDI.
buyer parent: Thomas H. Lee Partners, L.P.
buyer: Campbell Alliance Group, Inc.
Campbell Alliance is the Consulting business segment of inVentiv Health, a leading global provider of best-in-class clinical, commercial, and consulting services to companies seeking to accelerate performance. "
seller parent: TPG Capital
seller: SDI Health LLC
SDI Health is a leading healthcare market insight and analytics firm. It provides the industry’s most comprehensive de-identified patient-level data to pharmaceutical, biotech, and medical device companies, enabling them to better understand the healthcare market.
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closed 11/1/2011 via BNC Analysis

IMS Health Incorporated, acquired SDI Health LLC

synopsis: IMS Health has completed its acquisition of SDI, a leading healthcare market insight and analytics firm. It provides the industry’s most comprehensive de-identified patient-level data to pharmaceutical, biotech, and medical device companies, enabling them to better understand the healthcare market.
buyer parent: TPG Capital
buyer: IMS Health Incorporated (NYSE:IQV:$10,412.00)
IMS Health is the world’s leading provider of market intelligence to the pharmaceutical and healthcare industries. IMS offers leading-edge market intelligence products and services that are integral to clients’ day-to-day operations. "
target parent: LLR Partners
target: SDI Health LLC
SDI is a leading healthcare market insight and analytics firm. It provides the industry’s most comprehensive de-identified patient-level data to pharmaceutical, biotech, and medical device companies, enabling them to better understand the healthcare market.
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closed 8/2/2010 via BNC Analysis

United Drug plc, acquired InforMed Direct

synopsis: United Drug Plc, an Ireland-based healthcare services provider, has acquired the entire share capital of InforMed Direct Plc, a UK-based healthcare communications and market research agency, for a consideration of GBP11.4 million in cash.
buyer: United Drug plc (LSE:UDG:$1,298.52)
United Drug is a leading international healthcare services provider, employing 6,000 people in 35 businesses across Europe and the US. United Drug operates through 4 divisions. United Drug is a provider of services to pharmaceutical retailers and manufacturers. "
target: InforMed Direct
InforMed offers healthcare communications at every stage of the product lifecycle – from development and consultancy to tactical delivery. Its market research and business analysis division delivers quant and qual research, as well as forecasting and market simulation models.
price ($mm)
$18
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closed 1/19/2010 via PR Newswire

Decision Resources, Inc., acquired BioTrends Research Group, Inc.

synopsis: Decision Resources, Inc., one of the world's leading research and advisory firms focusing on healthcare insights and analysis, announced that it acquired BioTrends Research Group, the leader in providing specialized, syndicated market research in clinically complex, small to mid-size pharmaceutical markets.
buyer parent: Providence Equity Partners Inc.
buyer: Decision Resources, Inc.
Decision Resources, Inc. is a world leader in research publications, advisory services and consulting designed to help clients shape strategy, allocate resources and master their chosen markets. Decision Resources consists of the medical technology business unit and the biopharma business unit. "
target: BioTrends Research Group, Inc.
BioTrends Research Group, Inc. provides syndicated and custom market research to pharmaceutical manufacturers competing in clinically evolving, specialty pharmaceutical markets.
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announced 5/7/2008 via PR Newswire

Quintiles Transnational Corp., will acquire Eidetics

synopsis: Quintiles Transnational Corp. announced that it has signed an agreement to acquire Eidetics, a privately held decision-analytics and market research consulting firm located in Boston as part of its expanding Quintiles Consulting business.
buyer: Quintiles Transnational Corp. (Q:$4,497.17)
Quintiles is the only fully integrated bio and pharmaceutical services provider offering clinical, commercial, consulting and capital solutions. Our 23,000 employees in more than 50 countries have helped develop or commercialize all of the top 30 best-selling drugs. "
target: Eidetics
Eidetics is being acquired by Quintiles. A market research and consulting company serving the world's leading pharmaceutical, biotechnology, and medical device companies. Headquartered in Boston, we have extensive international resources to address the global nature of today's marketing challenges.
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closed 12/19/2007 via PR Newswire

Decision Resources, Inc., acquired Arlington Medical Resources Inc.

synopsis: Berkery Noyes, the leading independent investment bank serving the media, information and technology markets, announces that it represented Arlington Medical Resources, Inc. in its sale to Decision Resources, Inc., a portfolio company of Providence Equity Partners, Inc. Terms of the transaction were not disclosed.
buyer parent: Providence Equity Partners Inc.
buyer: Decision Resources, Inc.
Decision Resources, Inc. is a world leader in research publications, advisory services and consulting designed to help clients shape strategy, allocate resources and master their chosen markets. Decision Resources consists of the medical technology business unit and the biopharma business unit. "
target: Arlington Medical Resources Inc.
AMR is a privately held pharmaceutical market research firm headquartered in suburban Philadelphia. We have been serving the market research needs of the pharmaceutical & diagnostic imaging industries since 1988.
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closed 11/22/2004 via PR Newswire

Ventiv Health, acquired HHI Clinical Research & Statistical Services, L.L.C.

synopsis: Ventiv Health, Inc. VTIV, a leading provider of late-stage clinical, sales, marketing and compliance services to pharmaceutical and biotech organizations, today announced that it has successfully completed the acquisition of HHI Clinical & Statistical Research Services, L.L.C.
buyer: Ventiv Health
inVentiv Health, Inc. is the leading provider of commercialization and complementary services to the global pharmaceutical, life sciences and biotechnology industries. inVentiv delivers its customized clinical, sales, marketing and communications solutions. "
target: HHI Clinical Research & Statistical Services, L.L.C.
HHI Clinical Research & Statistical Services, L.L.C. is a focused clinical service provider managing statistical analysis and data management functions for pharmaceutical and biotechnology companies. HHI's services include data support, programming, statistical analysis and report writing. HHI has
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closed 4/16/2004 via PR Newswire

Thomson Scientific & Healthcare, acquired Newport Strategies, Inc.

synopsis: The Thomson Corporation announced that it has acquired Newport Strategies, Inc., a leading provider of competitive intelligence for the pharmaceutical industry. Newport Strategies will become part of the scientific business within the Thomson Scientific and Healthcare market group.
buyer parent: The Thomson Corporation
buyer: Thomson Scientific & Healthcare (:$964.58)
Thomson Scientific & Healthcare provides integrated information solutions to researchers and librarians, physicians and pharmacists, and other professionals worldwide. "
target: Newport Strategies, Inc.
Newport develops and markets cutting-edge systems that deliver the earliest and most reliable source of global intelligence on competition for launched pharmaceutical products. Innovator, generic and specialty pharmaceutical companies worldwide use Newport's systems and expert confidential consulti
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closed 1/26/2005 via PR Newswire

Greenfield Online, Inc., acquired Rapidata.net, Inc.

synopsis: Greenfield Online, Inc SRVY, a leading provider of Internet survey solutions to marketing research and consulting companies, today announced it has completed the acquisition of Rapidata.net, Inc., a privately-held North Carolina corporation, for $5.5 million in cash, subject to certain post closing adjustments.
buyer: Greenfield Online, Inc. (SRVY:$0.00)
Greenfield Online, Inc. is a global interactive media and services company that collects consumer attitudes about products and services, enabling consumers to reach informed purchasing decisions about the products and services they want to buy; and helping companies better understand their customer."
target: Rapidata.net, Inc.
Founded fifteen years ago by research pharmacist and professor David P. Lipson, R.PH., Ph.D., Rapidata.net connects pharmaceutical market researchers to healthcare providers and their patients. This connection allows pharmaceutical market researchers to learn more about the prescription medications
price ($mm)
$5.50
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closed 9/25/2020 via BusinessWire

W2O Group, acquired Elysia Group

synopsis: W2O, the leading independent provider of analytics-driven, technology-enabled marketing and communications solutions to the healthcare sector, announced it has acquired Elysia Group, a health economic and outcomes research (HEOR) consulting firm operating in the United States and Asia Pacific.
buyer parent: New Mountain Capital, LLC
buyer: W2O Group
W2O is an independent provider of analytics-driven, digital-first marketing and communications to the healthcare sector. W2O applies analytics models, methodologies and approaches in a digital world to design precise communications and marketing strategies to deliver sustained business results. "
target: Elysia Group
Elysia Group is a health economic and outcomes research consulting firm. Elysia provides pharmaceutical and medical device clients with innovative modeling approaches to health economic strategy and evidence development using data and analytics and real-world evidence.
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closed 6/25/2012 via PR Newswire

McCann Health, acquired Double Helix

synopsis: McCann Health announced the acquisition of Double Helix. Double Helix is a leading, global provider of Market Research and Market Access services to the pharmaceutical and medical device industries. Dr. Wayne Phillips, who founded and runs Double Helix, will continue as CEO of Double Helix, reporting to John Cahill, CEO of McCann Health.
buyer parent: Interpublic Group of Companies, Inc.
buyer: McCann Health
Comprising the world's most connected health and wellness experts, McCann Health is the most awarded professional and consumer health communications network with the largest international expertise spanning 35 countries and 61 offices. "
target: Double Helix
Double Helix is an independent healthcare consultancy with headquarters in London and offices in the US and Singapore. Established in 1995, they have been providing pharmaceutical, biotech and medical device clients of all sizes with the knowledge to evolve their brands and businesses.
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closed 4/14/2009 via BusinessWire

Majestic Research, LLC, acquired Rood Research, Inc.

synopsis: Majestic Research, a global, independent equity research company and a pioneer in data driven analysis, announced its acquisition of New York-based Rood Research – a leading provider of healthcare market research.
buyer: Majestic Research, LLC
Since its inception in 2002, Majestic Research has revolutionized the financial research business with our innovative proprietary methods and tools for accessing real-time data. "
target: Rood Research, Inc.
In the past 15 years, Rood Research has become a leader in providing healthcare research to some of the top pharmaceutical and biotech companies in the world.
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closed 7/30/2008 via BusinessWire

Surveillance Data, Inc., acquired Verispan, LLC

synopsis: SDI, the leader in innovative healthcare analytics, has acquired Verispan, a top provider of healthcare information and services. The acquisition creates the healthcare industry’s most comprehensive de-identified longitudinal database.
buyer parent: LLR Partners
buyer: Surveillance Data, Inc.
SDI provides a wide range of healthcare data and market research to pharmaceutical, consumer products, and healthcare-related companies. Since 1981, SDI's mission has been to provide healthcare data products with high business relevance as well as the means and know-how to put this data into action."
target: Verispan, LLC
Verispan provides a broad array of information products and services to virtually all of the top 50 pharmaceutical companies and the healthcare industry in general, including sales targeting and compensation products; market research audits; healthcare profiles; and direct mail, among many others.
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closed 10/14/2020 via PR Newswire

Medical Knowledge Group LLC, acquired Magnolia Innovation, LLC

synopsis: Medical Knowledge Group, LLC, an analytics-driven and technology-enabled multichannel health care marketing and communications conglomerate whose operating companies serve the biopharmaceutical industry, has acquired Magnolia Innovation, a premier market research and strategy consulting firm.
buyer parent: Court Square Capital Partners
buyer: Medical Knowledge Group LLC
Medical Knowledge Group, through its operating companies, provides specialized medical communications services, proprietary analytic solutions, and market research services to the biopharmaceutical industry. "
target: Magnolia Innovation, LLC
Magnolia Innovation is a market research and consulting firm focusing exclusively in the life sciences. Magnolia has decades of combined experience building, launching, and redefining biopharmaceutical brands to drive innovation through insights.
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announced 11/16/2018 via Company Press Release

Vestar Capital Partners, will acquire Information Resources, Inc.

synopsis: Vestar Capital Partners, a private equity firm, will lead a new investment in Information Resources, Inc., a leading provider of big data, predictive analytics and forward-looking insights. Jeffrey Ansell, a Vestar Senior Advisor, will serve as Chairman of IRI. New Mountain and other existing investors are retaining a meaningful investment in IRI.
buyer: Vestar Capital Partners
Vestar Capital Partners (VCP) is a private equity firm specializing in management buyouts and growth capital investments. VCP collaborates with management teams and private owners to build long- term enterprise value, with a focus on Consumer, Healthcare, and Business Services & Industrial Products."
target parent: New Mountain Capital, LLC
target: Information Resources, Inc.
Information Resources, Inc. is a leading provider of big data, predictive analytics and forward-looking insights that help CPG companies, OTC health care organizations, retailers, financial services and media companies grow their businesses.
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closed 11/1/2018 via Company Press Release

BioInformatics Inc., acquired Kalorama Information

synopsis: BioInformatics Inc., the premier research and advisory company serving the life science industry, has acquired Kalorama Information from MarketResearch. Kalorama Information is a leading publisher of market research in healthcare areas, including in vitro diagnostics, imaging, biotechnology, healthcare, medical devices, and pharmaceuticals.
buyer: BioInformatics Inc.
BioInformatics Inc. is the leading research and advisory firm serving the life science, diagnostic and analytical instrument industries. Their expertise includes assessing the size and attractiveness of markets, optimizing product configurations and pricing and validating corporate acquisitions. "
target parent: MarketResearch.com, Inc.
target: Kalorama Information
Kalorama Information is a leading publisher of market research in healthcare areas, including in vitro diagnostics (IVD), imaging, biotechnology, healthcare, medical devices, and pharmaceuticals. Kalorama only publishes in healthcare.
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closed 12/6/2017 via Company Press Release

The Access Group, acquired Health Strategies Group

synopsis: Water Street Healthcare Partners, through its subsidiary, The Access Group, has acquired Health Strategies Group. Health Strategies Group is the leader in market access intelligence and customized research for pharmaceutical and biotech professionals. It dissects trends and identifies opportunities to help companies optimize their product access.
buyer parent: Water Street Healthcare Partners
buyer: The Access Group
The Access Group offers a breadth of services to clients, from traditional “block-and-tackle” launch execution tactics to in-depth market assessments. The company is dedicated to complete product life cycle management, creating brand solutions that drive demand across multiple stakeholder channels. "
target: Health Strategies Group
Health Strategies Group offers a dedicated team of research leaders committed to dissecting the trends, identifying customer needs, and pinpointing the barriers and opportunities for biopharma within the evolving health care environment.
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closed 7/23/2020 via PR Newswire

Talkwalker Inc., acquired Nielsen Social

synopsis: Talkwalker, a social listening and analytics company, has acquired Nielsen Social from The Nielsen Company, a global measurement and data analytics company. Nielsen Social is a provider of social measurement and audience insights software. Their platform and API enables users to analyze social media feeds and engage their fans in real time.
buyer parent: Marlin Equity Partners
buyer: Talkwalker Inc.
Talkwalker is a social listening and analytics company that empowers brands and agencies to optimize the impact of their communication efforts. Talkwalker's social media analytics platform uses AI to monitor and analyze online conversations across social networks, news websites, blogs and forums. "
target parent: The Nielsen Company, Inc.
target: Nielsen Social
Nielsen Social is a provider of social measurement and audience insights software. Nielsen Social provides solutions for TV networks, agencies and advertisers. Their Social Content Ratings platform and API enables social media teams to analyze social media feeds and engage their fans in real time.
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closed 2/12/2020 via Company Press Release

SD Worx VZW, acquired Pointlogic

synopsis: Belgian HR service provider SD Worx has acquired Pointlogic HR, a supplier of innovative software for reward and management solutions and associated consulting services in the Netherlands and Belgium. Pointlogic HR's Inspire Reward Communication platform allows employees to see the value of their total pay package as well as any fringe benefits.
buyer: SD Worx VZW
Belgium-based SD Worx is a supplier of people solutions, enabling organisations to use HR to deliver added value to their businesses. SD Worx is the co-founder of the Payroll Services Alliance, a global strategic network of payroll companies that together handle 32 million payroll calculations. "
target parent: The Nielsen Company, Inc.
target: Pointlogic
Netherlands-based Pointlogic HR helps organisations in the field of reward management solutions. The company helps its clients with cloud-based solutions that provide real added value for both individuals and organisations.
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closed 1/15/2020 via Company Press Release

The Nielsen Company, Inc., acquired Precima

synopsis: Nielsen Global Connect acquired Precima®, an industry-leading, SaaS-based provider of powerful retail and customer data applications and analytics, from Alliance Data Systems Corp. Precima’s industry-leading Transaction Log (TLog) and Loyalty/Customer Relationship Management (CRM) data platform has been a foundational resource for global companies.
buyer: The Nielsen Company, Inc. (NLSN:$6,465.00)
Nielsen Holdings plc is a global measurement and data analytics company that provides the most complete and trusted view available of consumers and markets worldwide. For more than 90 years Nielsen has provided data and analytics based on scientific rigor and innovation. "
target parent: Alliance Data Systems, Inc.
target: Precima
Precima® is a global retail strategy and analytics company that provides tailored, data-driven solutions to drive sales, boost profitability, and build customer loyalty. Precima’s head office is located in Toronto, Canada, with global offices in The Netherlands, Chicago, U.S., and London, U.K.
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announced 2/13/2019 via Wall Street Journal

The Nielsen Company, Inc., will acquire Sorenson Media Inc.

synopsis: Data analytics company Nielsen Co. is the winning bidder for the assets of bankrupt television data provider Sorenson Media Inc. Sorenson Media's technology provides networks, broadcasters and advertisers with a complete toolkit to enable, enhance and improve the TV advertising viewing experience.
buyer: The Nielsen Company, Inc. (NLSN:$6,465.00)
Nielsen Holdings plc is a global measurement and data analytics company that provides the most complete and trusted view available of consumers and markets worldwide. For more than 90 years Nielsen has provided data and analytics based on scientific rigor and innovation. "
target: Sorenson Media Inc.
Sorenson Media provides trusted solutions to the television industry and is an innovator in driving the future of television advertising. Their technology provides networks, broadcasters and advertisers with a complete toolkit to enable, enhance and improve the TV advertising viewing experience.
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closed 9/5/2018 via Company Press Release

The Nielsen Company, Inc., acquired SuperData Research

synopsis: Nielsen Holdings plc, a global measurement and data analytics company, announced it has completed its acquisition of SuperData Research, a leading provider of market intelligence on digital games, gaming video content and virtual/augmented reality across mobile, PC online, console and other digital platforms.
buyer: The Nielsen Company, Inc. (NLSN:$6,465.00)
Nielsen Holdings plc is a global measurement and data analytics company that provides the most complete and trusted view available of consumers and markets worldwide. For more than 90 years Nielsen has provided data and analytics based on scientific rigor and innovation. "
target: SuperData Research
SuperData offers quantitative and qualitative insights on free-to-play games, digital console, mobile, PC downloadable content, streaming media and gaming video content, esports, and virtual reality. SuperData helps its customers understand what people play, connect to, watch, and spend on.
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closed 6/27/2018 via Company Press Release

The Nielsen Company, Inc., acquired Landsberry & James

synopsis: Global measurement company, Nielsen, has acquired Landsberry & James (L&J), a leading media analysis and software company in Sydney, Australia. L&J designs, develops and markets software across the entire media analytics, planning, buying and post analysis process for television, digital, radio, advertising expenditure and advertising creatives.
buyer: The Nielsen Company, Inc. (NLSN:$6,465.00)
Nielsen Holdings plc is a global measurement and data analytics company that provides the most complete and trusted view available of consumers and markets worldwide. For more than 90 years Nielsen has provided data and analytics based on scientific rigor and innovation. "
target: Landsberry & James
Landsberry & James is an international provider of industry leading advertising, media and trading solutions for media owners, media/creative agencies, advertisers and broadcast management systems. Landsberry & James’ products outclass competitors, maximise client opportunities and deliver ROI.
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announced 6/27/2018 via BNC Analysis

The Nielsen Company, Inc., will acquire Ebit

synopsis: AC Nielsen, a subsidiary of Nielsen Group in Brazil, will acquire the e-commerce analysis business, Ebit, from the Naspers Group's Buscapé Company. Ebit, a Brazilian company, helps users check out the reputation of virtual stores. Ebit acts as an online shopping consultant, publishing the certification of virtual stores on its website.
buyer: The Nielsen Company, Inc. (NLSN:$6,465.00)
Nielsen Holdings plc is a global measurement and data analytics company that provides the most complete and trusted view available of consumers and markets worldwide. For more than 90 years Nielsen has provided data and analytics based on scientific rigor and innovation. "
target parent: Naspers Ltd.
target: Ebit
Ebit, a Brazilian company, helps users check out the reputation of virtual stores. Ebit acts as an online shopping consultant, publishing the certification of virtual stores on its website, ebit.com.br. Ebit also conducts surveys of its customers' experience when they purchases at these stores.
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announced 2/14/2018 via Company Press Release

The Nielsen Company, Inc., will purchase Advertising Intelligence Division from Ebiquity plc

synopsis: Ebiquity has entered into an agreement to sell their Advertising Intelligence business to Nielsen. The business comprises Ebiquity's Portfolio advertising monitoring platform, ePublisher validation and verification platform and communications insight services operating in Australia, Germany, the UK and the US.
buyer: The Nielsen Company, Inc. (NLSN:$6,465.00)
Nielsen is a global performance management company that provides a comprehensive understanding of what consumers watch and buy. Nielsen’s Watch segment provides media and advertising clients with Total Audience measurement services across all devices where content is consumed. "
seller: Ebiquity plc (AIM:EBQ:$90.17)
Ebiquity's Advertising Intelligence business is comprised of the Ebiquity Portfolio advertising monitoring platform, the ePublisher validation and verification platform and communications insight services operating in Australia, Germany, the UK and the US.
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closed 1/8/2018 via Company Press Release

Phoenix Marketing International, purchased TV Brand Effect assets from The Nielsen Company, Inc.

synopsis: Global Advertising and Brand Specialist Phoenix Marketing International (PMI) announced the acquisition of Nielsen’s TV Brand Effect (TVBE) assets, which provide resonance tracking capabilities to measure memorability and quality of advertising campaigns as a way to improve ROI.
buyer: Phoenix Marketing International
Phoenix Marketing International is a global marketing services firm with a major specialization in the ad and brand performance measurement space. Phoenix helps clients improve their Brand and Communications, create and refine their products and services, and optimize Customer Experience. "
seller: The Nielsen Company, Inc. (NLSN:$6,465.00)
Nielsen’s TV Brand Effect (TVBE) assets provide resonance tracking capabilities to measure memorability and quality of advertising campaigns as a way to improve ROI. TV Brand Effect also has the ability to track and optimize media weight and program placement.
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closed 1/2/2018 via PR Newswire

ZS Associates, purchased BASES Pharmaceutical Forecasting from The Nielsen Company, Inc.

synopsis: ZS announced it has acquired the assets of BASES Pharmaceutical Forecasting from Nielsen. The BASES Pharmaceutical Forecasting assets include launch product and direct-to-consumer forecasting tools and proprietary normative databases for pharmaceutical brands.
buyer: ZS Associates
ZS Associates is a global management consulting firm specializing in sales and marketing strategy, operations and execution. Founded in 1983, ZS has grown into a firm of 500 professionals delivering expertise across much of the sales and marketing spectrum. "
seller: The Nielsen Company, Inc. (NLSN:$6,465.00)
The BASES Pharmaceutical Forecasting assets include launch product and direct-to-consumer forecasting tools and proprietary normative databases for pharmaceutical brands.
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closed 10/5/2017 via BusinessWire

The Nielsen Company, Inc., acquired Visual IQ, Inc.

synopsis: Nielsen Holdings plc, a global performance management company that provides a comprehensive understanding of what consumers watch and buy, has completed its acquisition of Visual IQ, a leading independent provider of Multi-Touch Attribution (MTA) modeling of advertising on digital platforms that helps improve ROI for brand marketers.
buyer: The Nielsen Company, Inc. (NLSN:$6,465.00)
Nielsen is a global performance management company that provides a comprehensive understanding of what consumers watch and buy. Nielsen’s Watch segment provides media and advertising clients with Total Audience measurement services across all devices where content is consumed. "
target: Visual IQ, Inc.
Visual IQ is the world’s leading marketing intelligence software provider. Leveraging its rich history of marketing attribution expertise, the company provides a single platform for analyzing consumer profiles in combination with tactical marketing performance across all channels and devices.
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closed 8/3/2017 via PR Newswire

The Nielsen Company, Inc., acquired vBrand

synopsis: Nielsen, a global performance management company, announced it has acquired vBrand, an Israel-based technology startup that has developed a machine learning-enabled platform to measure brand exposure and impact in sports programming.
buyer: The Nielsen Company, Inc. (NLSN:$6,465.00)
Nielsen is a global performance management company that provides a comprehensive understanding of what consumers watch and buy. Nielsen’s Watch segment provides media and advertising clients with Total Audience measurement services across all devices where content is consumed. "
target: vBrand
vBrand is an Israel-based technology startup that has developed a machine learning-enabled platform to measure brand exposure and impact in sports programming.
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closed 7/14/2017 via PR Newswire

Stagwell Group, purchased TV Pilot Testing Assets from The Nielsen Company, Inc.

synopsis: The Stagwell Group, a registered investment advisory company, announced its acquisition of certain assets from Nielsen related to television pilot products and services, including pilot testing services and the promotional testing and consumer tracking of those pilots.
buyer: Stagwell Group
Warner Music Group is home to a collection of the best-known record labels in the music industry including Asylum, Atlantic, East West, Elektra, Fueled By Ramen, Nonesuch, Reprise, Rhino, Roadrunner, Rykodisc, Sire, Warner Bros. and Word, as well as Warner/Chappell Music. "
seller: The Nielsen Company, Inc. (NLSN:$6,465.00)
The acquisition includes certain assets from Nielsen related to television pilot products and services, including pilot testing services and the promotional testing and consumer tracking of those pilots.
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closed 6/14/2017 via PR Newswire

Stagwell Group, purchased Select Mobile Research Assets from The Nielsen Company, Inc.

synopsis: The Stagwell Group, a registered investment advisory company, announced its fund, Stagwell Media LLC, has acquired certain mobile research assets from Nielsen, specifically the Mobile Insights Survey and the Total Communication Survey.
buyer: Stagwell Group
Nielsen is a global performance management company that provides a comprehensive understanding of what consumers watch and buy. Nielsen’s Watch segment provides media and advertising clients with Total Audience measurement services across all devices where content is consumed. "
seller: The Nielsen Company, Inc. (NLSN:$6,465.00)
The acquisition includes mobile research assets from Nielsen, specifically the Mobile Insights Survey and the Total Communication Survey. Nielsen is a global performance management company that provides a comprehensive understanding of what consumers Watch and Buy.
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closed 2/25/2017 via BNC Analysis

The Nielsen Company, Inc., acquired Rhiza

synopsis: Global data firm Nielsen Holdings is acquiring Rhiza Inc., a Shadyside-based company that provides media and consumer analytics software. Rhiza’s web-based advertising research and sales tools make Big Data actionable for the media industry, increasing revenue for both media companies and advertisers.
buyer: The Nielsen Company, Inc. (NLSN:$6,465.00)
Nielsen is a global performance management company that provides a comprehensive understanding of what consumers watch and buy. Nielsen’s Watch segment provides media and advertising clients with Total Audience measurement services across all devices where content is consumed. "
target: Rhiza
Rhiza’s web-based advertising research and sales tools make Big Data actionable for the media industry, increasing revenue for both media companies and advertisers. Media publishers use Rhiza to arm their salespeople with better tools for selling premium advertising.
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closed 1/23/2017 via PR Newswire

Stagwell Group, acquired The Harris Poll

synopsis: The Stagwell Group announced its fund, Stagwell Media LLC, has acquired certain custom research assets from Nielsen, including the Harris Poll. As part of the transition, Harris will relaunch as Harris Insights & Analytics. The Harris Poll brand remains unchanged. The Harris Poll reflects Americans' opinions on a wide range of topics.
buyer: Stagwell Group
The Stagwell Group LLC is a registered investment advisory company formed by Mark Penn who serves as the Managing Partner of Stagwell Media LLC, a private equity fund. "
target parent: The Nielsen Company, Inc.
target: The Harris Poll (HPOL:$140.32)
Harris Polls have become media staples around the world. Frequent polls tap into a representative sample of Americans of all ages, genders, income and ethnic backgrounds. The Harris Poll reflects Americans' opinions on a wide range of topics.
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closed 1/20/2017 via PR Web

NPD Group, Inc., purchased U.S. Market Information and Research Services for Book Industry from The Nielsen Company, Inc.

synopsis: The NPD Group, a market research company, has acquired Nielsen’s U.S. market information and research services for the book industry. The acquisition includes: U.S.-based BookScan, PubTrack™ Digital, PubTrack™ Higher Education, PubTrack™ Christian, Books & Consumers™, PubEasy®, and PubNet®.
buyer: NPD Group, Inc.
The world’s most successful brands turn to NPD Group for unmatched information and insight that gives them a winning business advantage. NPD combines consumer and retail point-of-sale data with analytic solutions to interpret today’s market trends, while anticipating tomorrow’s. "
seller: The Nielsen Company, Inc. (NLSN:$6,465.00)
The acquisition includes Nielsen’s U.S. market information and research services for the book industry. That includes U.S.-based BookScan, PubTrack™ Digital, PubTrack™ Higher Education, PubTrack™ Christian, Books & Consumers™, PubEasy®, and PubNet®.
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closed 1/20/2017 via BusinessWire

Market Track, purchased Canada’s Ad Intel Service from The Nielsen Company, Inc.

synopsis: Market Track, the leader in advertising, eCommerce, brand protection & promotional intelligence solutions, has acquired assets of Nielsen Canada’s Ad Intelligence Service. The acquisition positions Market Track to offer the comprehensive view of the media landscape to Canadian clients, allowing clients to optimize their advertising strategy.
buyer parent: Aurora Capital Group
buyer: Market Track
Market Track is the leading provider of subscription-based advertising, promotions, eCommerce and pricing intelligence solutions in North America. Market Track provides the most comprehensive coverage of key media channels through its monitoring of multi-channel trade and promotional advertising. "
seller: The Nielsen Company, Inc. (NLSN:$6,465.00)
Nielsen Canada’s Ad Intelligence Service (AIS) provides clients with actionable data to compare activity across media categories, allowing clients to tap into historical data. Nielsen is a global performance management firm that provides a detailed understanding of what consumers watch and buy.
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closed 1/5/2017 via GlobeNewswire

Carlyle Group, acquired Claritas, Inc.

synopsis: Global alternative asset manager The Carlyle Group, in partnership with the Indian Hill Group, has acquired Claritas from Nielsen. Claritas is focused on consumer segmentation insights. Claritas’ segmentation methodology and core product, PRIZM, is relied on by marketers, academics, media organizations and other marketing data providers.
buyer: Carlyle Group (CG:$1,614.20)
The Carlyle Group is a global alternative asset manager with $169 billion of assets under management across 125 funds and 177 fund of funds vehicles as of September 30, 2016. Carlyle’s purpose is to invest wisely and create value on behalf of its investors, many of whom are public pensions. "
target parent: The Nielsen Company, Inc.
target: Claritas, Inc.
Founded in 1971, Claritas is a provider of consumer segmentation analysis for marketers. Claritas’ proprietary segmentation algorithm and differentiated access to data sources provide unique insights to businesses regarding their marketplace and consumers.
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closed 2/1/2017 via PR Newswire

The Nielsen Company, Inc., acquired Gracenote, Inc.

synopsis: Nielsen announced it has completed its acquisition of Gracenote, the industry's leading media and entertainment metadata provider. Gracenote's global database and technology solutions include multichannel video programming distributors, smart televisions, streaming music services, connected devices, media players and in-car infotainment systems.
buyer: The Nielsen Company, Inc. (NLSN:$6,465.00)
Nielsen is a global performance management company that provides a comprehensive understanding of what consumers Watch and Buy. Nielsen’s Watch segment provides media and advertising clients with Total Audience measurement services across all devices where content is consumed. "
target parent: Tribune Media Company
target: Gracenote, Inc.
Gracenote, Inc., provides music and video content and technologies to the world's hottest entertainment products and brands. Gracenote is the industry standard for music and video recognition and is supported by the largest source of music and video metadata.
price ($mm)
$560
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closed 1/2/2018 via PR Newswire

ZS Associates, purchased BASES Pharmaceutical Forecasting from The Nielsen Company, Inc.

synopsis: ZS announced it has acquired the assets of BASES Pharmaceutical Forecasting from Nielsen. The BASES Pharmaceutical Forecasting assets include launch product and direct-to-consumer forecasting tools and proprietary normative databases for pharmaceutical brands.
buyer: ZS Associates
ZS Associates is a global management consulting firm specializing in sales and marketing strategy, operations and execution. Founded in 1983, ZS has grown into a firm of 500 professionals delivering expertise across much of the sales and marketing spectrum. "
seller: The Nielsen Company, Inc. (NLSN:$6,465.00)
The BASES Pharmaceutical Forecasting assets include launch product and direct-to-consumer forecasting tools and proprietary normative databases for pharmaceutical brands.
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closed 2/28/2020 via BNC Analysis

Cielo Talent, acquired AsiaNet China

synopsis: Cielo, the world's leading strategic Recruitment Process Outsourcing (RPO) partner, has acquired AsiaNet China, an RPO, executive search, recruitment, and payroll (HRO) business in China. AsiaNet serves customers across a range of industries including engineering, manufacturing, life sciences, supply chain, technology and more.
buyer parent: Permira
buyer: Cielo Talent
Cielo is the world’s leading strategic Recruitment Process Outsourcing (RPO) partner. Cielo leverages its global reach, local talent acquisition expertise and customized solutions to help clients achieve a sustained advantage and outstanding business outcomes through their talent practices. "
target: AsiaNet China
AsiaNet China is an RPO, executive search, recruitment, and payroll business in China. AsiaNet serves customers across a range of industries including engineering, manufacturing, life sciences, supply chain, technology and more. The company also provides business management consulting services.
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announced 11/14/2018 via BusinessWire

ThreeBridge Solutions, will acquire BlueLine Associates

synopsis: ThreeBridge Solutions, a strategic provider of business and IT consulting solutions, announced they have reached an agreement to acquire BlueLine Associates, a national people, process, and technology transformation consultancy headquartered in Tampa, Florida.
buyer: ThreeBridge Solutions
ThreeBridge Solutions is a strategic provider of business and IT consulting solutions. They are a national provider of Talent, Training, and Advice within their core solutions: Business Transformation, Cloud Enablement, Digital, and Smart Data. "
target: BlueLine Associates
BlueLine Associates is a national people, process, and technology transformation consultancy headquartered in Tampa, Florida. They are a process-driven Professional Services firm that transforms business challenges into growth, operational agility, and competitive advantage.
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closed 8/17/2017 via PR Newswire

The Predictive Index, acquired P.I. Associates

synopsis: PI Southeast, LLC, a subsidiary of The Predictive Index, an award-winning workforce assessment platform, announced that it has acquired P.I. Associates, a management consulting firm and value-added PI reseller headquartered in Boynton Beach, Florida.
buyer parent: Phoenix Strategy Investments
buyer: The Predictive Index
The Predictive Index (PI) is an award-winning workforce assessment platform. 60 years of proven science, assessment software, and their curriculum of management workshops make PI the perfect option for any company looking to assess, predict, and better manage their people anywhere in the world. "
target: P.I. Associates
P.I. Associates is a management consulting firm and value-added PI reseller. As a PI Certified Partner, P.I. Associates has offered human capital management consulting, training, and other professional services—including PI workforce assessment software and management workshops—to 270 clients.
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closed 5/24/2017 via BNC Analysis

Pure Consultancy Limited merged with Switch Design Consultancy,

synopsis: Birmingham-based branding agency Switch and Warwickshire business growth consultancy Pure have merged. Switch is a creative business providing high-end branding, design and digital communication services. Pure is a business growth and creative marketing consultancy that helps build businesses using a clear, creative and supportive approach.
buyer: Switch Design Consultancy
Switch is an integrated design, brand and digital communications business dedicated to helping their clients communicate effectively, so that they position themselves with clarity, engage more closely with their audience, sell more of what they do and successfully grow or transform their business. "
target: Pure Consultancy Limited
Pure is a business growth and creative marketing consultancy that helps build businesses using a clear, creative and supportive approach. Pure offers business insight, strategic growth planning, product development and marketing communications strategy, along with coaching and mentoring services.
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closed 2/23/2017 via PR Newswire

The Predictive Index, acquired Predictive Results

synopsis: The Predictive Index (PI), an award-winning workforce assessment platform, announced that it has acquired Waterhouse Group, Inc., also known as Predictive Results, a management consulting firm and value-added PI reseller headquartered in Jacksonville, FL. Predictive Results offers human capital management consulting, training, and other services.
buyer parent: Phoenix Strategy Investments
buyer: The Predictive Index
The Predictive Index (PI) is an award-winning workforce assessment platform. 60 years of proven science, assessment software, and their curriculum of management workshops make PI the perfect option for any company looking to assess, predict, and better manage their people anywhere in the world. "
target: Predictive Results
Headquartered in Jacksonville, Florida, Predictive Results is a management consulting firm and value-added reseller of Predictive Index workforce assessment software. They help companies hire the right people and manage them more effectively.
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closed 2/2/2017 via PR Newswire

Robbins Gioia, LLC, acquired Robbins Gioia, LLC

synopsis: RG5, LLC acquired 100% of the shares of Robbins-Gioia, Inc. as part of a management buyout led by CEO Brad King. Robbins-Gioia (RG) delivers management and technology services, specializing in Legacy Systems Modernization, Innovation & Technology Transfer, Production Planning & Control, and Program & IT Management.
buyer: Robbins Gioia, LLC
Robbins-Gioia (RG) combines leading-edge capabilities in management and technology with a seasoned understanding of their clients' missions. RG services include legacy systems modernization, innovation & technology transfer, production planning & control, cybersecurity, and program & IT management. "
target: Robbins Gioia, LLC
Robbins-Gioia (RG) combines leading-edge capabilities in management and technology with a seasoned understanding of their clients' missions. RG services include legacy systems modernization, innovation & technology transfer, production planning & control, cybersecurity, and program & IT management.
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announced 10/5/2015 via PR Newswire

International Institute for Learning, will acquire AFA Project Management Ltd.

synopsis: International Institute for Learning, Inc., an Accredited Training Organization devoted to excellence in learning, announced that it has entered into an agreement to acquire AFA Project Management Ltd., a management training company that provides accredited consultancy and training in AXELOS, APMG, and APM Best Practice methods.
buyer: International Institute for Learning
International Institute for Learning ("IIL") is a global leader in training, consulting, coaching and customized course development, and is proud to be the educational provider of choice for thousands of global companies -- in more than 150 countries and for over 24 years. "
target: AFA Project Management Ltd.
AFA Project Management Ltd. was established as a management consultancy organisation, and they became one of the original group of PRINCE2 Accredited Training Organisations. AFA is able to deliver training courses that combine excellent exam pass rates with realistic and practical guidance.
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closed 3/19/2009 via PR Newswire

The Nielsen Company, Inc., acquired The Cambridge Goup

synopsis: The Nielsen Company announced that it has acquired The Cambridge Group, a leading growth strategy consulting firm to Fortune 500 companies. Headquartered in Chicago, The Cambridge Group uses its intellectual capital to help clients develop growth strategies based on profitable current, latent and emerging demand.
buyer parent: Valcon Acquisition BV
buyer: The Nielsen Company, Inc. (NLSN:$6,465.00)
The Nielsen Company is world’s leading provider of marketing information, audience measurement, and business media products and services. Nielsen provides clients with the most complete view of their consumers and their markets. "
target: The Cambridge Goup
The Cambridge Group is a strategy consulting firm focused on the development of growth strategies. The Cambridge Group has used its proprietary approach, Demand Strategy(TM), to help clients achieve significantly higher growth rates, restore pricing power and enhance competitive differentiation.
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announced 10/21/2020 via GlobeNewswire

USI Holdings Corporation, will acquire Findley, Inc.

synopsis: USI Insurance Services is to acquire Findley, an independent human resources and employee benefits consulting firm that provides services related to retirement plans, ESOPs, health and group benefits, change management, compensation and rewards, talent acquisition, compliance and mergers and acquisitions.
buyer parent: Kohlberg Kravis Roberts & Co.
buyer: USI Holdings Corporation
USI is one of the largest insurance brokerage and consulting firms in the world, delivering property and casualty, employee benefits, personal risk and retirement solutions to large risk management clients, middle market companies, smaller firms and individuals. "
target: Findley, Inc.
Findley is an independent human resources and employee benefits consulting firm that provides services related to retirement plans, ESOPs, health and group benefits, change management, compensation and rewards, talent acquisition, compliance and mergers and acquisitions.
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closed 6/30/2020 via PR Newswire

NetObjex, acquired VitalGrid Inc.

synopsis: NetObjex has acquired VitalGrid of Toronto, Canada, to expand its Digital Transformation product and service offerings. VitalGrid provides business technology and management consulting for improving performance, streamlining processes, and reducing risk by delivering technology-enabled business innovation.
buyer: NetObjex
NetObjex is an Operating Platform for Digital Assets utilizing Artificial intelligence, Blockchain, and IoT. Its leading edge platforms leverage IoT for data acquisition and actuation, AI for unearthing insights in data, and Distributed Ledgers for data dissemination. "
target: VitalGrid Inc.
Toronto-based VitalGrid provides business technology and management consulting for improving performance, streamlining processes and reducing risk by delivering technology-enabled business innovation.
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closed 5/29/2020 via Company Press Release

Law At Work, acquired Deminos Consulting Ltd.

synopsis: Deminos, a human resources outsourcing company, has been acquired by Law At Work, a UK-based employment law, HR, and health and safety consultancy. Headquartered in London, Deminos provides HR consultancy & employment law advice, tribunal support & representation, training & development, employee engagement, employee assistance programs, and more.
buyer parent: Marlowe plc
buyer: Law At Work
Law At Work (LAW) is a leading employment law, HR, and health and safety consultancy that offers a range of flexible employee relations services. By delivering top quality, all-inclusive fixed-fee advice, LAW enables employers to take quick, confident, and decisive action. "
target: Deminos Consulting Ltd.
UK-based Deminos is a human resources outsourcing company that helps businesses manage their workforce, from individual employees to company-wide policies. Deminos services include HR consultancy & employment law advice, training & development, HR portals, employee engagement, and more.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
$1
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$0
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0.0x
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0.0x
closed 3/11/2020 via BusinessWire

Baker Tilly Investment Advisors, LLC, acquired Talavant, Inc.

synopsis: Baker Tilly Virchow Krause, LLP has acquired Talavant, a data analytics management consulting firm. Talavant helps organizations leverage data as a competitive asset, a service that builds upon Baker Tilly Digital, a suite of data analytic and advanced technology capabilities that help companies navigate the complexities of digital transformation.
buyer: Baker Tilly Investment Advisors, LLC
Baker Tilly Virchow Krause, LLP (Baker Tilly) is a leading advisory, tax, and assurance firm whose specialized professionals guide clients through an ever-changing business world, helping them achieve success and anticipate the future. "
target: Talavant, Inc.
Talavant is a data analytics management consulting firm that helps organizations across all industries drive business forward by bringing the data that matters into focus. Their team is a partner at every step, assessing organizational readiness and accelerating data analytics implementations.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
$4
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0.0x
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closed 12/23/2019 via Company Press Release

Książek Holding Sp. z.o.o., acquired Antal Sp. z o.o.

synopsis: Książek Holding, a Polish holding company controlled by Mariusza Książek, has acquired Antal from Work Service, Poland’s largest HR company. Antal is a Polish provider of permanent recruitment and contract employment services. Antal conducts recruitment projects for companies in all sectors, including finance, education, transportation and more.
buyer: Książek Holding Sp. z.o.o.
Książek Holding is a Polish holding company controlled by Mariusza Książek. Mariusza Książek is a well-known entrepreneur and businessman in Poland. "
target parent: Work Service S.A.
target: Antal Sp. z o.o.
Antal is a Polish provider of permanent recruitment and contract employment services. Antal conducts recruitment projects for companies in all sectors, including finance, IT, education, transportation, and more. Antal also specializes in HR consulting, employer branding, and market research.
price ($mm)
$12
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closed 10/23/2019 via Company Press Release

Talent Plus, Inc., acquired Accendo International LLC

synopsis: Talent Plus, a talent discovery and development company, has acquired Accendo International, a human capital strategy firm that connects individuals and organizations to their potential through people-focused solutions. The acquisition accelerates, broadens, and scales Talent Plus’ core competencies to expand its portfolio of enterprise clients.
buyer: Talent Plus, Inc.
Talent Plus is the premier name in talent discovery and development. Talent Plus uses science, research and analytics to provide clients with state-of-the-art technology, validated selection assessments, and proven development plans to build and sustain high-performing, fully-engaged cultures. "
target: Accendo International LLC
Accendo is a human capital strategy firm that connects individuals and organizations to their potential through people-focused solutions. Accendo assesses individuals, teams, and organizations, aligns visions and goals with strategy, and acquires the right talent for the right roles.
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announced 8/12/2019 via BusinessWire

Fjord, will acquire INSITUM

synopsis: Accenture is to acquire INSITUM, a service design and strategic research firm focused on innovation through a human-centered approach. This will strengthen Accenture Interactive’s position as a leading Experience Agency in the region by expanding the world-class services of its design and innovation unit, Fjord, in Latin America and beyond.
buyer parent: Accenture
buyer: Fjord
Fjord is a service design consultancy. The company creates useful, effective and desirable digital services that people love. Fjord works with innovation leaders to design breakthrough experiences that make complex systems simple and elegant. "
target: INSITUM
INSITUM is a global strategic innovation consulting firm. They design solutions for growth and transformation through a deep understanding of human behavior. INSITUM was founded in 2003 and has more than 200 designers, researchers and strategists across the globe.
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announced 5/31/2019 via BusinessWire

Excel Search Group will be merged with Profectus, LLC,

synopsis: Excel Search Group, a Houston based business advisory and executive search firm, is to merge with Profectus, LLC, another Houston based business advisory and executive search firm.
buyer: Profectus, LLC
Profectus is a business advisory and executive search firm dedicated to building world-class finance organizations through human capital. They are headquartered out of Houston, TX. "
target: Excel Search Group
Excel Search Group is a Houston based business advisory and executive search firm with a solid portfolio of new and existing clients throughout Texas, including several Fortune 500 companies. Excel Search Group has helped several organizations achieve success by providing exceptional human capital.
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closed 4/15/2019 via BusinessWire

Moody's Corporation, acquired Vigeo Eiris

synopsis: Moody’s Corporation announced that it has acquired a majority stake in Vigeo Eiris, an independent international provider of environmental, social and governance (ESG) research and services for investors and public & private organizations. Vigeo Eiris is based in France, with operations all over the world.
buyer: Moody's Corporation (MCO:$5,198.00)
Moody's is an essential component of the global capital markets, providing credit ratings, research, tools and analysis that contribute to transparent and integrated financial markets. "
target: Vigeo Eiris
Vigeo Eiris is an independent international provider of environmental, social and governance (ESG) research and services for investors and public & private organizations. Vigeo Eiris is based in France, with operations all over the world.
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announced 3/13/2019 via BusinessWire

HCL Technologies Limited, will acquire Strong-Bridge Envision

synopsis: HCL Technologies (HCL), a leading global technology company, announced the acquisition of Strong-Bridge Envision (SBE), a digital consulting firm specializing in customer experience strategy, business transformation, and change management.
buyer: HCL Technologies Limited (NSEI:HCLTECH:$8,941.45)
HCL Technologies (HCL) is a leading global technology company that helps global enterprises re–imagine and transform their businesses through Digital technology transformation. HCL operates out of 44 countries and has consolidated revenues of US$ 8.4 billion, for 12 Months ended 31st December, 2018."
target: Strong-Bridge Envision
Strong-Bridge Envision, headquartered in Seattle, WA, is a digital consulting firm specializing in customer experience strategy, business transformation, and change management.
price ($mm)
$42
rev ($mm)
$46
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
1.0x
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closed 2/20/2019 via PR Newswire

Vaco, acquired Aventine Hill Partners

synopsis: Vaco, a global talent & solutions firm, has announced the acquisition of Aventine Hill Partners, San Antonio's premier advisory, consulting and executive search firm.
buyer parent: Olympus Partners
buyer: Vaco
Vaco is a leading executive search, consulting, and placement firm that delivers people driven solutions from the C-suite to customer service operations. Vaco matches the strongest accounting, finance, technology, healthcare IT and administrative professionals with its clients. "
target: Aventine Hill Partners
Aventine Hill Partners, Inc. is a Texas based professional services firm providing clients C-Level Advisory; Consulting; Interim & Project Solutions; and Executive Search in the areas of Accounting & Finance; Business & Technology; and Risk & Compliance.
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closed 1/25/2019 via Company Press Release

FigBytes, Inc., acquired UNISON, Inc.

synopsis: Canada based FigBytes Inc. has acquired the global sustainability platform of Detroit based Unison. Unison helps organizations create and enhance relevance, engagement, and trust with stakeholders. Unison's global team provides insights into shifts in attitudes and behaviors among employees, customers, suppliers, investors, regulators, and society.
buyer: FigBytes, Inc.
Canada based FigBytes is a Software as a Service technology company that provides sustainability solutions to corporations, governments, & mission-based organizations. FigBytes enables organizations to integrate environmental sustainability into core business strategies, brand, and performance. "
target: UNISON, Inc.
Unison helps organizations create and enhance relevance, engagement, and trust with their key stakeholders. Unison's global team provides deep insights into key shifts in attitudes and behaviors among employees, customers, suppliers, investors, regulators, and society.
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Ticker: TSE:9757
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Funai Soken Holdings Inc.
Funai Soken Holdings Inc.
Founded in 1970, Funai Soken Holdings Inc. is a Japanese provider of consulting services. Through its subsidiaries the group provides management consulting, logistics consulting, and IT consulting services. They help their clients become successful companies that will lead the future.
year
2018
rev ($mm)
$176.83
EBITDA ($mm)
$42.36
EBIT ($mm)
$39.73
Net Income ($mm)
$27.30
Employees
941
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Ticker: BIT:BET
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Be Think, Solve, Execute S.p.A. Group
The Be Think, Solve, Execute S.p.A. Group (formerly B.E.E. Team S.p.A.) is a key player in the business consulting, information technology and business process outsourcing sectors.
year
2018
rev ($mm)
$154.12
EBITDA ($mm)
$20.25
EBIT ($mm)
$13.39
Net Income ($mm)
$6.40
Employees
1117
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Ticker: OTCQB:ELRN
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Greenwood Hall Inc.
Greenwood Hall Inc.
Greenwood Hall helps public and not-for-profit higher education institutions improve operational and financial results as well as student success and satisfaction. Their solutions provide services that begin with student enrollment and end with post-graduation job placement and career networking.
year
2015
rev ($mm)
$8.56
EBITDA ($mm)
($4.29)
EBIT ($mm)
($4.27)
Net Income ($mm)
Employees
121
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Ticker: MLCG
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
ML Capital Group
ML Capital Group
ML Capital Group, Inc .was formed in the State of Nevada in September 2009, to be a full service Consulting Firm. They work directly with senior corporate executives, helping them to maximize their personal skill set and effectiveness.
year
2012
rev ($mm)
$0.00
EBITDA ($mm)
($1.53)
EBIT ($mm)
Net Income ($mm)
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Ticker: ENXTPA:SDG
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Synergie
Synergie
Based in France, Synergie is an international group providing companies and institutions with global human resources management and development services: recruitment, temporary employment, training and consultancy. They support companies and candidates with employment matters on a daily basis.
year
2019
rev ($mm)
$2,877.91
EBITDA ($mm)
$145.00
EBIT ($mm)
$132.28
Net Income ($mm)
$76.66
Employees
4141
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Ticker: TSE:2170
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Link And Motivation Inc.
Link and Motivation Inc. provides management consulting services in Japan. It offers consulting services that transform business organizations through motivation management, entry management, brand management, investor relations, and place management.
year
2019
rev ($mm)
$354.20
EBITDA ($mm)
$46.74
EBIT ($mm)
$27.10
Net Income ($mm)
$10.34
Employees
1375
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Ticker: TSE:6551
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Tsunagu Solutions Inc.
Tsunagu Solutions Inc.
Based in Japan, Tsunagu Soltuions provides career consulting services primarily for part-time jobs. They are involved in various consulting business in human resources and human resource development and training.
year
2018
rev ($mm)
$71.68
EBITDA ($mm)
EBIT ($mm)
$1.88
Net Income ($mm)
$0.72
Employees
311
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Ticker: ASX:TGO
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Trimantium GrowthOps
Trimantium GrowthOps
Trimantium GrowthOps Limited is an entrepreneurial advisory and operations partner for organizations seeking to develop new products, services and growth strategies.
year
2018
rev ($mm)
$19.09
EBITDA ($mm)
($4.13)
EBIT ($mm)
($5.36)
Net Income ($mm)
Employees
0
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Ticker: KLSE:SMRTE
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
SMR Technologies Berhad
SMR Technologies Berhad, through its subsidiaries, provides software consultancy and development services.
year
2012
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EBIT ($mm)
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Ticker: ENXTPA:SPIE
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
SPIE SAS
SPIE SAS
As the independent European leader in multi-technical services in the areas of energy and communications, SPIE supports its customers to design, build, operate and maintain energy-efficient and environmentally-friendly facilities.
year
2017
rev ($mm)
$6,563.42
EBITDA ($mm)
$487.99
EBIT ($mm)
$369.03
Net Income ($mm)
$202.74
Employees
37600
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Ticker: ENXTAM:ARCAD
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
ARCADIS
Arcadis is the leading global Design & Consultancy firm for natural and built assets. Applying their market sector insights and collective design, consultancy, engineering, project and management services, they work in partnership with their clients to deliver exceptional and sustainable outcomes.
year
2018
rev ($mm)
$3,641.99
EBITDA ($mm)
$221.70
EBIT ($mm)
$158.84
Net Income ($mm)
Employees
26328
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Ticker: BSE:532175
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Cyient, Inc.
Cyient, Inc.
Cyient is a global provider of engineering design, manufacturing, digital and technology services. Cyient’s portfolio spans product engineering, process engineering, networks and operations and geospatial services.
year
2016
rev ($mm)
$511.06
EBITDA ($mm)
$66.29
EBIT ($mm)
$53.57
Net Income ($mm)
$49.04
Employees
13216
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