Analysis of the key themes driving private equity deal activity reveals that future of work accounted for 6 industrial goods & machinery deals announced in Q1 2023, worth a total value of $87.2m. The $43m investment by Advanced Manufacturing Industry Investment Fund Phase II, Chun’an Zhehuan, Jiaxing Huansu, National Manufacturing Fund, Springleaf Investments, TrueLight Capital and Yuhuan State owned Assets Investment and Operation Group in Zhejiang Huandong Robot Joint Technology was the industry’s largest disclosed deal. GlobalData’s Construction Industry Mergers and Acquisitions Deals report for Q2 2023 uncovers key trends behind the Construction Industry M&A deals and helps gain a comprehensive understanding of the disruptive themes driving most notable to deals. Buy the report here.

In value terms, future of work-related deal activity remained flat in Q1 2023 compared with the previous quarter and as compared to Q1 2022. Related deal volume increased by 50% in Q1 2023 versus the previous quarter and was 100% higher than in Q1 2022.

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GlobalData’s Deals Database tracks global deal activity, including mergers, acquisitions, capital raising, strategic alliances, and licensing agreements. Proprietary analysis is used to group deals into key thematic areas and granular sectors across the world’s largest industries.

This analysis considers only announced and completed deals from the GlobalData financial deals database and excludes all terminated and rumoured deals. Deal type includes Acquisition, Asset transactions and Mergers.