Sale to EverWatch Corporation, a portfolio company of Enlightenment Capital
Baird served as exclusive financial advisor to BrainTrust Holdings LLC on this transaction
AboutBrainTrust Holdings LLC (“BrainTrust” or the “Company”) has been acquired by EverWatch Corporation (“EverWatch”), a portfolio company of Enlightenment Capital.
BrainTrust is a provider of software engineering, machine learning / AI, systems engineering, mission operations & deployment, cloud engineering, cybersecurity, and signals intelligence expertise to the United States intelligence and defense communities. The Company is headquartered in Annapolis Junction, Maryland.
EverWatch’s acquisition of BrainTrust illustrates the following buyer priorities in Government & Defense M&A: mission-focused capabilities supporting important national security programs, strong cultural compatibility and alignment, and private equity-backed companies executing an inorganic growth strategy.
EverWatch is a government solutions company providing advanced defense, intelligence, and deployed mission support to our country’s most critical missions. Primary customers include the Office of the Undersecretary of Defense for Intelligence (OUSDI), the Intelligence Community, the Air Force, the Department of State, and the Department of Justice. EverWatch is headquartered in Reston, Virginia with operations in Columbia, Maryland and Aurora, Colorado and has employees deployed in five continents.
Enlightenment Capital is a private investment firm that provides flexible capital and strategic support to middle market businesses in the Aerospace, Defense & Government (ADG) sector. Enlightenment Capital partners with businesses that provide vital services, protect critical infrastructure, innovate cyber and data solutions, enhance decision making capabilities, engineer aerospace systems, safeguard national security, and endeavour to meet the challenges of today and tomorrow. Enlightenment Capital is headquartered in Chevy Chase, Maryland.
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- August 2020
- BrainTrust Holdings LLC
- Technology & Services
- Target Location
- North America
- Acquiror Location
- North America
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