A total of 45 Minnesota tech M&A deals were documented throughout the year 2012.
It’s an imperfect tally, as there are always undisclosed and off the record transactions, but still the most comprehensive data set that exists. If anything was missed, leave a comment & source.
By the numbers:
- Minnesota acquirers: 28
- Minnesota acquirees: 10
- Minnesota mergers: 3
- Minnesota on Minnesota: 11
- International deals: 6
- Public company deals: 13
- Largest disclosed acquisition: PLATO buys Edutech firm Archipelago for $291m
- Youngest startup acquired: Sophia acquired by Capella Education Company
Monthly archive of 2012 Minnesota tech M&A activity: