Press Release February 25, 2021

Diligent To Acquire Steele Compliance Solutions

The Private Equity team advised Steele Compliance Solutions, Inc., a Bregal Sagemount portfolio company, on its agreement to be acquired by Diligent Corporation.

Steele is a global compliance intelligence firm offering comprehensive third-party due diligence and software-as-a-service (SaaS) solutions that help organizations comply with regulatory requirements and align with best practices.

Bregal Sagemount is a private equity firm with more than $3 billion of capital allocated to investments in growth companies.

Diligent is a modern governance company with a platform used by nearly 700,000 board directors and leaders across 19,000 clients.

Goodwin advised Bregal Sagemount on its acquisition of Steele in 2016.

The Goodwin team advising Steele on its sale to Diligent is led by Jared Spitalnick, Anne Cataldo, and Sarah Melore.

For more details, read the press release.