Advised IPDiA, the leading 3D silicon capacitor manufacturer, on its sale to Murata, Japan’s leader in electronic components

Arma Partners is pleased to announce that it has acted as exclusive financial advisor to IPDiA on its sale to Murata (Ticker: TSE 6981).

IPDiA was formed in 2009 as a spin-out from NXP, backed by Prime Ventures, Seventure Partners, Emertec, NCI and CEA Investissement. The company is dedicated to the manufacturing of leading edge integrated passive devices and 3D silicon capacitors. IPDiA’s technology has been adopted by global leaders in sectors such as medical electronics, semiconductors and high reliability industries.

Murata is a global leader in the design, manufacturing and supply of advanced electronic materials, electronic components and multi-functional, high-density modules. The acquisition of IPDiA will enhance Murata’s product portfolio and position as the leading provider of high reliability capacitors and a pioneer in 3D silicon capacitors.

This transaction, which follows recent Arma-advised transactions with Bharti, NTT, Rakuten and Softbank, illustrates our unique ability to secure outstanding outcomes on cross-border transactions with strategic buyers in Asia.