Analysis of the key themes driving private equity deal activity reveals that internet of things accounted for 11 technology deals announced in Q3 2023, worth a total value of $4.1bn. The $2.5bn institutional buy-out (ibo) Forcepoint and Francisco Partners Management by TPG Capital was the industry’s largest disclosed deal. A thorough analysis of the disruptive themes and the Private Equity deal activity are included in GlobalData’s Tech, Media and Telecom (TMT) Industry Mergers and Acquisitions Deals by Top Themes report. Buy the report here.
In value terms, internet of things-related deal activity increased by 41% in Q3 2023 compared with the previous quarter’s total of $2.9bn and rose by 5500% as compared to Q3 2022. Related deal volume decreased by 42% in Q3 2023 versus the previous quarter and was 21% lower than in Q3 2022.
The top-ranked financial advisors supporting these private equity deals in Q3 2023 were Alantra Partners; Citigroup; Ernst & Young Global with 2, 2, 2 deals respectively.
The top-ranked legal advisors supporting these private equity deals in Q3 2023 were Hengeler Mueller Partnerschaft von Rechtsanwalten mbB; B2RLaw Jankowski Stroinski Zieba & Partners; Cabinet Renaudier with 2, 1, 1 deals respectively.
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