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The 11 Biggest Tech Acquisitions of 2016

January 03, 2017

Fenwick corporate partner Samuel Angus was quoted in the TechCrunch article “The 11 Biggest Tech Acquisitions of 2016”. Last year proved fairly active for technology M&A, a trend that is expected to persist in 2017, TechCrunch reported.

“We will see demand for AI, security, big data and cloud companies/technologies as the large incumbent companies seek to expand their market positions in these areas,” Angus told TechCrunch.

The 11 biggest 2016 technology acquisitions include Tencent’s $8.6 billion acquisition of Supercell, maker of popular games like Clash of Clans. Fenwick represented​ Supercell in the deal.

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