Press Release August 14, 2017

BackOffice Associates Acquired by Bridge Growth Partners

Goodwin’s Private Equity team has advised BackOffice Associates and Goldman Sachs in connection with the definitive agreement for BackOffice to be acquired by Bridge Growth Partners, LLC, a leading growth-oriented private equity firm. Following the investment from Bridge Growth Partners, David Booth will continue to lead BackOffice Associates as CEO and also serve on its board of directors. Financial terms of the deal were not disclosed.

BackOffice Associates services the Global 2000 set with industry-leading solutions for information governance and data quality and migration initiatives. The company’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, all supported by an unmatched methodology and rich industry-specific content.

The Goodwin team was led by partners John LeClaire and Jane Greyf and included partners Mark Kirshenbaum, Brian McPeake and Andrew Goodman; associates Chi Pan, Michal Netanyahu, Anne Cataldo and Remy Lotero; and international legal consultant Haili Ding.

For additional details on the transaction, please read the press release.