M&A Movements of the Month: How much was invested in April?

Vendors needing to shift sustainability programmes to actually include recycled IT equipment and ERP investment on the rise, CPI is back with more exclusive analyst insight into last month’s M&A deals

Kelsey Rees
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M&A Movements of the Month: How much was invested in April?

April saw some phenomenally blockbuster M&A deals happen in the channel, spanning EMEA and North America across 14 acquisitions covered by Channel Partner Insight.  AMD splashed out $1.9bn to drive data centre solutions, while KKR spared no expense in its $4bn acquisition of Barracuda from fellow private equity giant, Thoma Bravo. A few recurring trends as well as some new ones cropped up in April too, with the total amount spent just tipping $13bn (see figure one).  European IT l...

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