Here's the Deal
Baird's Investment Banking Group is pleased to announce the following transaction:
Scaled Agile, Inc. (“Scaled Agile”), a portfolio company of Leeds Equity Partners, LLC (“Leeds Equity”) and Rubicon Technology Partners (“Rubicon”), recently announced that it has entered into a definitive agreement to be acquired by Eurazeo SE (“Eurazeo”). Terms of the transaction were not disclosed.
Scaled Agile, Inc., is the provider of SAFe®, the world's leading framework for business agility. Through learning and certification, a global partner network, and a growing community of over one million trained professionals, Scaled Agile helps enterprises build agility into their culture so they can quickly identify and deliver customer value, capitalize on emerging opportunities, and improve business outcomes. Scaled Agile is headquartered in Boulder, Colorado.
Leeds Equity is a private equity firm dedicated exclusively to partnering with management teams in the education, training and information and data management services industries (the "Knowledge Industries"). Leeds Equity was founded in 1993 and has managed over $4 billion of capital across a broad spectrum of companies within the Knowledge Industries. Leeds Equity is headquartered in New York, New York.
Rubicon invests in enterprise software companies with proven products and talented management teams to help grow and scale their businesses. Rubicon enables companies to adapt to the changing requirements of their businesses as they grow and scale using a proven set of proprietary processes, best practices and a portfolio-wide engagement model. Rubicon has over $2 billion in assets under management and is headquartered in Boulder, Colorado.
Eurazeo is a global investment group, with a diversified portfolio of €27.0 billion in assets under management, including €19.2 billion from third parties, invested in more than 450 companies. With its private equity, real estate and private debt expertise, Eurazeo accompanies companies of all sizes, supporting their development through the commitment of its nearly 350 professionals and by offering deep sector expertise, a gateway to global markets, and a responsible and stable foothold for transformational growth. Eurazeo is listed on Euronext Paris and is headquartered in Paris, France.
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