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May 26, 2022

Asia-Pacific’s consumer industry saw a drop of 25.64% in deal activity during April 2022

By Carmen

Asia-Pacific’s consumer industry saw a drop of 25.64% in deal activity during April 2022, when compared with the last 12-month average, led by TKTR Investment’s $176m acquisition of Fortress State International, according to GlobalData’s deals database.

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A total of 87 consumer industry deals worth $667.7m were announced for the region in April 2022, against the 12-month average of 117 deals.

Of all the deal types, venture financing saw most activity in April 2022 with 53 transactions, representing a 60.9% share for the region.

In second place was M&A with 30 deals, followed by private equity deals with four transactions, respectively capturing a 34.5% and 4.6% share of the overall deal activity for the month.

In terms of value of deals, M&A was the leading category in Asia-Pacific’s consumer industry with $417.05m, while venture financing and private equity deals totalled $189.93m and $60.75m, respectively.

Asia-Pacific consumer industry deals in April 2022: Top deals

The top five consumer deals accounted for 64.3% of the overall value during April 2022.

The combined value of the top five consumer deals stood at $429.48m, against the overall value of $667.7m recorded for the month.

The top five consumer industry deals of April 2022 tracked by GlobalData were:

1) TKTR Investment $176m acquisition deal with Fortress State International

2) The $81.6m acquisition of Mebius Pharmaceutical by INSTYLE

3) Hahn & $60.75m private equity deal for 95% stake in MyChef

4) The $56.13m acquisition of 80% stake in CAPE EXIM and Octopus Distribution Networks by Ascent Bridge

5) Accel,Alteria Capital Advisors,Genesis Alternative Ventures,Jungle Ventures and Venturi Partners $55m venture financing deal with Believe

Verdict deals analysis methodology

This analysis considers only announced and completed deals from the GlobalData financial deals database and excludes all terminated and rumoured deals. Country and industry are defined according to the headquarters and dominant industry of the target firm. The term ‘acquisition’ refers to both completed deals and those in the bidding stage.

GlobalData tracks real-time data concerning all merger and acquisition, private equity/venture capital and asset transaction activity around the world from thousands of company websites and other reliable sources.

More in-depth reports and analysis on all reported deals are available for subscribers to GlobalData’s deals database.

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