Acquisition of Mobile Software Company

Acquisition of Mobile Software Company

Description:

Acted as advisor to a venture capital-backed information technology company in the acquisition of an independent software vendor of hand-held mobile software. Acquisition target provided network-enabled hand-held device software, especially for application integration and distributed computing for business process management in the small to medium-sized enterprise.

  • Provided initial evaluation, due diligence and valuation. Negotiated share price and seller earn-out provisions.
  • Acted as liaison to legal services provider in preparation of acquisition documents.
  • Provided audit and documentation of acquired intellectual property and other assets.
  • Executed acquisition based on an exchange of common stock and other consideration.

Services:

  • Due Diligence
  • Valuation
  • Negotiation
  • Advisory
  • IP Audit
  • Joint Venture

Outcome:

Company was integrated into the corporate acquirer and software engineers were hired into the acquiring company. The company’s intellectual property formed the basis for a new mobile app product line for the acquiring company and was further developed with feedback from clients.

Skills

Posted on

July 28, 2014