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Mitel announces definitive agreement to acquire ShoreTel
Consolidation accelerates Mitel’s move to high-growth UCaaS market
OTTAWA and SUNNYVALE, Calif., July 27, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE)
Accelerates Mitel’s path to growth
Delivers attractive shareholder value with $60 million in expected synergies
Moves Mitel into a #2 position in UCaaS market
Expected to be accretive in the first year
Mitel (Nasdaq:MITL) (TSX:MNW) and ShoreTel (Nasdaq:SHOR) today announced that they have entered into a definitive merger agreement pursuant to which Mitel will acquire 100% of the outstanding shares of ShoreTel common stock in an all-cash transaction at a price of $7.50 per share, or a total equity value of approximately $530 million and a total enterprise value of approximately $430 million. The purchase price represents a 28% premium to ShoreTel’s closing share price on July 26, 2017.
Stronger together as a global market leader in the rapidly growing UCaaS market
Continuing to deliver its move-to-the-cloud strategy, with this transaction Mitel is accelerating on a growth path by investing further and faster into the UCaaS (Unified Communications as a Service) market as digital transformation accelerates customer demand for cloud-based solutions globally. The combined company will be the #2 player in the UCaaS market, creating a supplier with the scale and technical capabilities to enable customers with new cloud-based solutions and applications. MORE