sale to Great Hill Partners

Technology & Services
sale to Great Hill Partners


Baird served as exclusive financial advisor to Reward Gateway on this transaction.


International Benefits Holdings Limited (“Reward Gateway” or the “Company”), a portfolio company of Inflexion Private Equity Partners (“Inflexion”) was recently acquired by Great Hill Partners, L.P. (“Great Hill”), for a total consideration of £140 million.

Reward Gateway is a global leader in employee engagement SaaS, servicing more than 1,100 clients including IBM, American Express, Diageo, McDonalds, Unilever and DHL. Reward Gateway’s technology powers employee benefits, employee recognition, total reward statements, employee communications and employee engagement. Reward Gateway is headquartered in London, United Kingdom with offices in Australia, the United States, Bulgaria and Macedonia.

Inflexion is a leading United Kingdom mid-market private equity firm, investing in high growth, entrepreneurial businesses with ambitious management teams and working in partnership with them to deliver growth. Inflexion provides complementary investment solutions backing buyouts, as well as minority investments through its Partnership Capital team. Inflexion is currently managing approximately £2bn on behalf of its investors. Inflexion is headquartered in London, United Kingdom.

Great Hill Partners is a private equity firm that has raised US$4 billion in commitments since inception to finance the expansion, recapitalisation, or acquisition of companies in a wide range of sectors in business-to-business and business-to-consumer industries including software, financial and healthcare technology, digital media, eCommerce, and internet infrastructure. Great Hill is based in Boston, Massachusetts.

For additional information about this transaction, please contact:

David Silver +44 (0) 207 667 8216
Peter Augar +44 (0) 207 667 8263
Paul Bail +44 (0) 207 667 8271
Vinay Ghai +44 (0) 207 667 8225
Michael Magluilo +1 303 413 3818
Bret Schoch +1 312 609 4965
Technology & Services
sale to Great Hill Partners
July 2015
Reward Gateway
Technology & Services
Target Location
Acquiror Location
North America