Minority Investment from Xceptor

Technology & Services

Corsair minority investment in Xceptor, a portfolio company of Astorg


Corsair announced that it has acquired a significant minority stake in Xceptor, a portfolio company of Astorg. The terms of the transaction were not disclosed.

Baird served as exclusive financial advisor to Corsair on this transaction.


Corsair is a global specialist investment firm offering opportunities for investors and solutions for companies across financial & business services and infrastructure. Corsair has almost three decades of experience partnering with businesses at the crossroads of technology transformation and financial services complexity and established its complementary infrastructure investment practice in 2015. Corsair has invested $12 billion in capital across its global buyouts and infrastructure platforms since inception.

Xceptor is a leading provider of no-code intelligent data automation software, primarily serving large financial services clients. The Xceptor platform delivers a broad range of capabilities, including data ingestion, data transformation, and process digitisation supported by specialist financial services knowledge, with the power to automate even the most complex processes, end-to-end, with a single platform. Xceptor was recently recognised as one of the ‘Financial Times 1000 fastest growing companies in Europe, 2021’ for the second year running. Xceptor is headquartered in London, the United Kingdom.

Astorg is a global private equity firm with over €10 billion of assets under management. Astorg works with entrepreneurs and management teams to acquire market leading global companies headquartered in Europe or the United States, providing them with the strategic guidance, governance, and capital they need to achieve their growth goals. Astorg enjoys a distinct entrepreneurial culture, a long-term shareholder perspective, and a lean decision-making body. Astorg has valuable industry expertise in software, healthcare, business-to-business professional services, and technology-based industrial companies. Astorg has offices in London, Paris, New York, Frankfurt, Milan, and Luxembourg.
Technology & Services

Corsair minority investment in Xceptor, a portfolio company of Astorg

August 2021
M&A - Buyside
Technology & Services
Financial Services & Technology
Target Geography
Acquiror Geography
North America