April 11, 2019

Willkie advised Appriss and Insight Partners, an investor in Appriss since 2014.

Appriss Holdings announced that leading private equity firm Clearlake Capital Group will make an equity investment in the company to further support Appriss’s rapid growth and expansion into new markets. With the investment, Clearlake will become an equal partner in Appriss alongside management and Insight Partners, which invested in Appriss in 2014.

Appriss is a leading provider of data and analytics solutions serving thousands of government and law enforcement, healthcare providers and large commercial enterprises across the globe. Appriss focused on leveraging unique data and analytics to tackle issues related to crime, fraud and addiction. With thousands of customers spanning federal, state and local governments, health systems and retailers, Appriss supports users in over 40 countries.

Insight Partners is a leading global venture capital and private equity firm investing in high-growth technology and software companies that are driving transformative change in their industries. Founded in 1995, Insight currently has over $20 billion of assets under management and has cumulatively invested in more than 300 companies worldwide.

Clearlake Capital Group is a leading private investment firm with a sector-focused approach on software and technology-enabled services; industrials and energy; and consumer services. Clearlake has managed over $8 billion of institutional capital since inception and its senior investment principals have led or co-led over 100 investments.

The Willkie team was led by partners Morgan Elwyn and Ziyad Aziz.