Enterprise digital transformation remains in its infancy as all businesses across all industries compete to modernise, become more agile and take advantage of new technology innovations and trends. Service providers that advise on, implement and manage these new technologies are playing a critical role in enabling and facilitating this change and companies offering specialist skills at scale are highly valuable. M&A activity across the sector is bouyant and these levels of activity will continue for many years to come.
We have completed transactions for companies operating across the breadth of the technology services ecosystem including digital marketing, cloud and infrastructure, automation and AI, cyber security and software development. We are passionate about the sector and our deep experience has allowed us to deliver excellent outcomes for our M&A and fundraising clients.
Technology Services Deals
The Technology Services Perspective – Q1 2022
Deal activity for Q1 2022 has increased 30% over the previous quarter, to a total of 237 transactions. Transactions have mainly focused on strategic tuck-ins that are centred around acquiring next-gen and nearshore capabilities, such as robotic process automation, customer experience consultancy and influencer-based social media marketing. Even in the current macro environment, March showed […]
The Global Technology Market Review – Q1 2022
Despite a backdrop of some macroeconomic uncertainty, private M&A activity within the global technology market saw a record quarter for deal volumes. This was delivered on the back of continued adoption of cloud technologies, increased focus on strategic tuck-ins, investment into hybrid work environments and software vendors seeking to deepen their security posture. As public […]
The Technology Services Perspective – FY 2021
Deal activity for 2021 has been strong – the acceleration of end-to-end digital transformation through the pandemic continued to drive M&A agendas. Premium valuations were commanded by businesses with high day rates for highly skilled resources with scarce availability, such as data science and cybersecurity. Public market indices grew in line with the NASDAQ and […]