Tianjin Tianhai to acquire Ingram Micro in $6 billion dealStaff writer ▼ | February 18, 2016
Tianjin Tianhai Investment Company will acquire Ingram Micro for $38.90 per share in an all-cash transaction with an equity value of approximately $6 billion.
Acquisition Ingram Micro will become a part of HNA Group
The transaction, which has been unanimously approved by both Ingram Micro's and Tianjin Tianhai's boards of directors, represents a premium of approximately 39% over the average closing share price of Ingram Micro for the 30 trading days ended February 16, 2016.
Following the close of the transaction, which is expected in the second half of 2016, Ingram Micro will operate as a subsidiary of Tianjin Tianhai, consolidated under HNA Group, the largest stockholder of Tianjin Tianhai.
Ingram Micro is expected to remain headquartered in Irvine, California, and Ingram Micro's executive management team will remain in place, with Alain Monié continuing to lead as CEO. All Ingram Micro lines of business and all regional and country operations are expected to continue unaffected. ■