M&A / Mergers and Acquisitions stories
Motorola acquires London surveillance firm Silent Sentinel
Motorola Solutions acquires UK-based Silent Sentinel, a leading provider of advanced video surveillance solutions, in a strategic move that enhances its video security portfolio.
HiBob acquires Pento to advance UK payroll services
HiBob takes major leap in UK payroll services with Pento acquisition, integrating the cloud-based automation platform with its HR offering 'Bob' to tackle payroll complexities.
PaperCut earns prestigious ISO 27001 Certification for security
Global print management provider PaperCut secures the prestigious ISO 27001 Certification, marking a significant milestone in their Information Security Management System.
Cohesity & Veritas combine to form new AI data security titan
Cohesity and Veritas Data Protection Business are set to merge, ushering in a new leader in AI-powered data security and management, under CEO Sanjay Poonen, with revenues estimated at $1.6 billion.
Vertiv doubles capacity after acquisition, forecasts further expansion by 2025
Vertiv, a global digital infrastructure provider, reports over 100% capacity expansion since its 2021 acquisition of E&I Engineering and PowerBar Gulf, with future plans to double these figures by 2025.
Aparajitha set to acquire Allsec Technologies' labour law business
Aparajitha Corporate Services is set to bolster its market leadership in compliance solutions with the acquisition of Allsec Technologies' 'labour law' compliance arm, valued at Rs 27 crore.
Access Group acquires Australian software firm ChangeGPS
The Access Group cements its commitment to Australia and New Zealand's SMEs, acquiring award-winning software firm, ChangeGPS, marking their fourth accounting-tech acquisition in ANZ in three years.
ACOME Group solidifies Europe foothold with LYNDDAHL Telecom acquisition
French telecom giant, ACOME Group, has beefed up its European presence by acquiring Danish microduct manufacturer, LYNDDAHL Telecom, in a strategic push to dominate the fibre network materials sector.
Fusemachines to be listed on Nasdaq, valued at $200M
Fusemachines is set to be listed on Nasdaq following a deal with CSLM Acquisition Corp. This marks the first listing of a Nepalese company on Nasdaq.
Diligent reports record sanctions in 2023, and evolving ESG risks
In 2023, GRC SaaS company Diligent observed a record high of 21,784 new sanctions and a decline in FCPA enforcement actions.
Evergreen Services Group acquires Lancom in noteworthy expansion
Evergreen Services Group acquires Lancom Technology, marking its first expansion into Australia and New Zealand in the managed IT and software services sector.
Encompass acquires CoorpID & Blacksmith KYC for digital identity goal
Encompass Corporation acquires CoorpID and Blacksmith KYC from ING, in a strategic move to establish a revolutionary Corporate Digital Identity platform.
Global M&A hits low in Q4 2023 amid economic challenges
M&A activity in Q4-2023 witnessed a record low due to factors like inflation and geopolitical instability, making deal numbers slide 27% globally.
HPE set to acquire Juniper Networks in $14 billion deal
Hewlett Packard Enterprise (HPE) has agreed to acquire AI-native networks leader Juniper Networks for $14bn, a move set to double HPE's networking business and strengthen its edge-to-cloud strategy.
Retail firms urged to fortify supply chains via strategic M&A
Virtualstock urges retail companies to use strategic M&A activities to bolster their supply chains, in light of rising volatility.
RELEX Solutions acquires Optimity to boost supply chain planning
RELEX Solutions bolsters its supply chain optimisation capabilities by acquiring Optimity, offering a unified platform for production and distribution planning.
Level Access set to acquire digital accessibility innovator UserWay
Digital accessibility giant, Level Access, announces deal to acquire AI tech firm UserWay, expanding accessibility solutions reach for organisations of varying sizes.
Palo Alto Networks boosts cybersecurity with Talon acquisition
Palo Alto Networks acquires Talon Cyber Security, a move that highlights the firm's growth in the cybersecurity sector and the introduction of Talon's enterprise browser technology.
Epicor appoints Joe Ayers as new Executive Vice President & CFO
Epicor, a global industry-specific enterprise software firm, promotes Joe Ayers to Executive Vice President and CFO.
Generative AI to play significant role in future of legal industry
Adam Ryan, VP at Litera, asserts Generative AI's significant future role in legal industry, predicting drastic changes by 2024.
Rocket Software to acquire OpenText's AMC for $2.27B by Q2 2024
Global tech giant Rocket Software plans to purchase OpenText's AMC for $2.27bn in Q2 2024, boosting its hybrid cloud capabilities.
Nicole Coleby named as new Managing Partner of Operations at Pop Group Holdings
Nicole Coleby has been appointed as the new Managing Partner of Operations at Pop Group Holdings, intending to bolster its global footprint.
Gartner predicts key trends in M&A landscape through 2024
Gartner outlines key trends in the M&A landscape, driving focus on tech opportunities, AI adoption and regulatory complexities.
CEOs prioritise GenAI investments to maintain competitive edge
UK CEOs are boosting investments in generative AI (GenAI) to sustain a strategic edge in fierce competition, an EY survey reveals.