Apr 29, 2021

Annual Aerospace, Defense, Government & Security Report – 2021 Middle Market M&A Activity & Outlook

Year in Review and Outlook


Capstone Partners Aerospace, Defense, Government, & Security 2021 Annual Report is now available for download below. The report combines discussion on the current environment with a review of last year, including Merger & Acquisition (M&A) activity.

Summarized in the line “Defense diversification and technology provide support as commercial aerospace hits pandemic plunge,” our report provides a wealth of information and perspectives, and discusses:

  • M&A activity impacted by pressures on commercial aerospace
  • Defense & technology transactions rebounded by year end
  • Valuation multiples in private transactions remained strong
  • Commercial aerospace eyes a return to the future
  • Defense budget realities and technology advances
  • Government IT rebounds with renewed focus on growth areas
  • Cybersecurity challenges increase with pandemic
  • Simulation & training supported by advancing technology
  • Acquirers eye a reversal, while technology advances remain a consistent driver

To learn more about Capstone’s Aerospace, Defense, Government & Security Practice or to discuss the content of this report, please do not hesitate to get in touch.

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