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HgCapital Has Agreed to Acquire Mitratech

Thursday, April 6, 2017


William Blair acted as the financial advisor to HgCapital, in connection with its pending acquisition of Mitratech. The transaction was signed on April 1, 2017, and will close upon regulatory approval.

Transaction Highlights

  • Deep relationships and domain expertise: HgCapital was attracted to William Blair’s extensive knowledge and industry experience within enterprise legal management, as well as strong relationships with potential acquisition targets.
  • Process and execution excellence: Joint collaboration across the global technology team enabled William Blair to provide unparalleled process expertise and unmatched insight into competitive dynamics to ensure an efficient and successful transaction for HgCapital.
  • Instrumental guidance and counsel: William Blair’s transaction team worked closely with HgCapital to provide integral process insight and advisory on key terms and transaction tactics.

About the Companies

Mitratech is a market-leading provider of legal, compliance, and operational risk solutions for more than 1,200 corporations of all sizes around the globe, representing almost 40% of the Fortune 500, and over 500,000 users in more than 160 countries. Mitratech’s portfolio of enterprise legal and risk management software includes legal matter management, spend management, e-billing, legal hold, contracts management, risk management, policy management, audit management, and health and safety management.

HgCapital is a sector expert private equity investor, supporting management teams to grow industry champions. Deeply resourced sector teams focus on specific subsectors and investment themes to identify companies occupying an established position within a niche and that have the potential to grow faster than their market, create employment, and become the leader in their industry. HgCapital’s dedicated portfolio management team provides practical support to management teams to help them realize their growth ambitions. HgCapital invests in expanding segments of the TMT, services, industrials, and renewable energy sectors across Western Europe. Based in London and Munich, HgCapital manages close to £9 billion for some of the world’s leading institutional and private investors.  

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