October 12, 2015

Willkie is advising the global Big Data enterprise software provider in its acquisition by Clearlake Capital Group. 

On October 12, it was announced that Willkie client Syncsort Incorporated, a global Big Data enterprise software provider, will be acquired by private investment firm Clearlake Capital Group, L.P. Syncsort’s existing investors include Insight Venture Partners, Bessemer Venture Partners, Georgian Partners and other shareholders.

Headquartered in Woodcliff Lake, NJ, Syncsort provides enterprise software that allows organizations to collect, integrate, sort and distribute more data in less time, with fewer resources and lower costs. Thousands of customers in more than 85 countries, including 87 of the Fortune 100 companies, use the company’s fast and secure software to optimize and offload data processing workloads.

The Willkie deal team was led by partners Gordon Caplan, Morgan Elwyn and Thomas Mark.