Bridge Growth Partners Makes Majority Investment in BackOffice Associates

August 15, 2017

Willkie represents private equity firm Bridge Growth Partners, LLC in its deal to make a majority equity investment in BackOffice, the worldwide leader in information governance, data stewardship, and data migration solutions.

On August 3, Willkie client Bridge Growth Partners, LLC, a leading growth-oriented private equity firm, announced it has signed a definitive agreement to make a majority equity investment in BackOffice Associates, the worldwide leader in information governance, data stewardship, and data migration solutions.

With over 800 employees and more than 500 customers worldwide, BackOffice’s award-winning software and services are designed to orchestrate the full data journey, including data migration and integration, information governance and stewardship, and data quality management and archiving.

Bridge Growth Partners, LLC is a uniquely structured growth-oriented private equity firm that focuses on investments in the technology and technology-enabled financial services sectors. Willkie previously advised Bridge Growth in its acquisitions of Finalsite, CRGT and of a majority interest in Solace Systems.

The Willkie team for the current deal was led by partner Adam Turteltaub and included partners Michael Katz, Christopher Peters and Phillip Isom, and associates Howard Block, Jason Koenig, Halie Klein, Isabel Araujo, Andrea de Vos, Paul DeTurk, Lindsay Reed, Sherrone Ricks and Ann-Christine Stepien.