Tech Company M&A Transactions

Berkana Wireless Acquisition

Berkana Wireless, operating out of San Diego, was acquired by Qualcomm. Qualcomm disclosed that the acquisition price was $56 million.

Transaction Overview

Company Name
Acquired By
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Transaction Type
M&A Terms
QUALCOMM Incorporated (Nasdaq: QCOM), today announced that the Company has acquired Berkana Wireless Inc., QUALCOMM will pay approximately $56 million in cash for Berkana. The Company expects approximately $0.005 dilution to pro forma earnings per share in its fiscal year ending September 2006. Additionally, QUALCOMM expects one-time charges of approximately $10 million, principally related to in-process research and development, upon closing. The amounts above are estimates and are subject to change.

Company Information

Company Status
Acquired or Merged
Mailing Address
5775 Morehouse Dr.
San Diego, CA 92121
Email Address
Not Recorded
Berkana was acquired by QUALCOMM Incorporated (Nasdaq: QCOM), a leading developer and innovator of Code Division Multiple Access (CDMA) and other advanced wireless technologies
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Management Team

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Chief Executive Officer
Sam Nakib
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