Plantronics $2 billion acquisition of Polycom

28/3/2018
Private acquisition

$ 2 billion

Announced

28/3/2018


Overview:

  • Audio electronics company Plantronics has acquired video conferencing equipment company Polycom in a $2 billion deal. 
  • Wells Fargo Securities acted as financial adviser for Plantronics and Moelis & Co and Macquarie Capital advised Polycom. 
  • The transaction is expected to close in the third quarter of 2018. 

Kurt Stumpo - Journalist

Jurisdiction:

United States

Deal type:

Private acquisition

Practice area:

M&A

Governing law:

United States

Industry sector:

Technology and telecommunications


Firms:

Party: Plantronics (Acquirer)


Party: Polycom (Target)