After a record-setting 2021, Q1 2022 had some minor pullback in valuations and overall deal value on the heels of fiscal policy changes and record CPI increases in each month. Despite the overall pullback, software M&A continues to dominate global transactions with over 30% of deals completed in Q1 a software deal as sponsor investment activity continues to swell.
Madison Park Group actively monitors M&A market activity across a range of technology sectors. In our Q1 2022 Software & Technology M&A Market Update Report readers will find insights and transaction data relevant to the following sectors:
- Corporate & Business Solutions: Accounting & Fintech, Communications & Collaboration, Compliance & Legal, Content Management, Global Diversified, Human Resources & Labor, Marketing & Advertising, and Verticalized Platforms
- Industrial Software: Commerce & Supply Chain Management, Engineering & Design, Industrial & Manufacturing, and Location & Telematics
- Healthcare & Life Sciences: Life Sciences Software, CROs & Life Sciences Services, Healthcare Software & Data, and Healthcare Services
- Business Infrastructure Solutions: Business Intelligence & Analytics, Data Solutions & Infrastructure, Payments, Security Software