Clearsight Advisors Wins Technology Deal of the Year at the International M&A Advisor Awards
Clearsight Advisors is recognized as winner of the 6th Annual International M&A Advisor Awards in the Technology, Media, Telecom Deal of the Year (Under $100mm) Category for its role in JackBe Corporation’s acquisition by Software AG.
Clearsight served as the exclusive strategic and financial advisor to JackBe Corporation on its acquisition by Software AG (FRA: SOW), a $2.6 billion market cap world leader in enterprise management software. JackBe is a leading provider of real-time visual analytics and intelligence software to marquee clients across the commercial and government markets. This transaction highlights Clearsight’s focus on the Big Data software and services market as well as superior cross border M&A expertise.
Visualization and analytics are becoming increasingly important in managing the technological megatrend of Big Data. The JackBe platform provides customers with an integrated, real-time awareness of dynamic operations and processes via easy-to-use visualizations resulting in a powerful ability to exploit big data and deliver better business outcomes. “This transaction underscores Clearsight’s Big Data sector knowledge, and more broadly our focus and expertise across the enterprise software industry,” said Gretchen Guandolo, Managing Director of Clearsight.
M&A Advisor noted a record number of nominations and participating companies in the international awards program this year. Over 350 companies applied for this highly coveted award and the honorees will be recognized at the International Financial Forum Awards Gala on Tuesday, April 8th at the New York Athletic Club, New York.
Congratulations to the Clearsight JackBe Deal Team: Gretchen Guandolo, Greg Treger, and Brendan Curran!