Carrier Completes Acquisition of Toshiba’s Residential and Light Commercial HVAC Business
Acquisition Strengthens Carrier’s Position in the Fast-Growing, Sustainable and Highly Efficient Market Segments of Variable Refrigerant Flow (VRF) and Heat Pumps to Support Customers’ Decarbonization Efforts
PALM BEACH GARDENS, Florida., July 31, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — Global carrier company (NYSE: CARR), the world’s leading provider of healthy, safe, sustainable and smart building and cold chain solutions, has completed the acquisition of substantially all of the businesses of Toshiba Corporation (TOKYO: 6502) stake in Toshiba Carrier Corporation (TCC). A long-standing joint venture between Carrier and Toshiba, TCC is a global provider of residential and light commercial HVAC solutions, including VRF products and heat pumps.
“This acquisition presents tremendous growth opportunities for Carrier in the fast-growing, energy-efficient VRF and heat pump markets,” said David Gitlin, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, Carrier. “Toshiba Carrier’s differentiated technology, strong network and global design and manufacturing footprint allow us to benefit from growing trends in electrification and sustainability. We are delighted to welcome TCC’s 6,600 talented employees to the Carrier family.
Building on Carrier’s previous acquisition of Guangdong Giwee Group, TCC will join the new Global Comfort Solutions business unit within Carrier’s HVAC segment. The new company will be headquartered in Tokyo under the direction of Saif Siddiquia seasoned Carrier leader who will report directly to the President, HVAC Segment chris nelson. Mr. Toru Kubowho served as President and CEO of TCC, will join the Global Comfort Solutions leadership team reporting to Siddiqui.
Carrier acquired substantially all of Toshiba’s interest in TCC for approximately $900 million, subject to customary closing adjustments. For fiscal year 2021, TCC achieved annual revenue of approximately $2 billion.
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