Roper Technologies is a constituent of the S&P 500 and Fortune 500. Roper has a proven, long-term track record of compounding cash flow and shareholder value. The Company operates market leading businesses that design and develop vertical software and application-specific products for a variety of defensible niche markets. Roper utilizes a disciplined, analytical, and process-driven approach to redeploy its excess free cash flow toward high-quality acquisitions.

Great
Business
  • High CRI
  • Niche (small)
  • Vertical/Application Specific
  • #1 or #2
  • Compete on customer intimacy, not scale
  • High gross margins indicate value delivered to customer
  • Ability to grow without consuming capital
  • Recurring revenue
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Operating
Environment
  • Nimble execution
  • Local resource allocation decisions
  • Decentralized, not passive ownership
  • Strategic discipline compounds operational gains
  • Group executive coach
  • Socratic method
  • Talent builders
  • Career in business, not across corporation
  • Growth-based incentives
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Centralized
Capital
Deployment
  • Extreme discipline
  • CRI-driven
  • Strategy centered on business model vs end market
  • Process orientation promotes discipline
  • Builders
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Cash Return on Investment
Trust & Mutual Respect
Minimize Risk
Simplicity