Waystone Receives Investment from Montagu

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Waystone, a portfolio company of MML, growth investment from Montagu


Waystone Group (“Waystone”), a portfolio company of MML Capital Partners (“MML”), has received significant growth investment from Montagu Private Equity (“Montagu”) at a valuation of $1.3 billion.

Baird served as exclusive financial advisor to Waystone Group on this transaction.


Waystone is a leading provider of institutional governance, risk and compliance services to the asset management industry. Partnering with institutional investors, investment funds and asset managers, Waystone builds, supports and protects investment structures and strategies worldwide. With over 20 years’ experience and a comprehensive range of specialist services to its name, Waystone is now supporting clients with more than US$1 trillion in assets under management, delivering the tools and expertise to manage their governance and regulatory requirements. Waystone is headquartered in Dublin, Ireland.

MML Capital Partners is an international mid-market private equity firm focused on investing alongside management teams and working in partnership with them to deliver bold expansion plans. MML’s investee companies are typically growing, B2B-focused, profitable and cash generative businesses. Over the last 30 years, MML has invested in 140 businesses from 4 global offices, with €2 billion assets under management. MML is headquartered in London, the United Kingdom.

Montagu Private Equity is one of Europe’s leading private equity firms and has been investing in businesses for over 50 years. Montagu’s investment strategy is focused on partnership with management in buyouts of high-quality companies operating in stable and growing sectors, providing products and services that their customers would otherwise badly miss. Montagu currently has assets under management of approximately €10 billion. Montagu typically partners with European companies with enterprise value between €200 million and €1 billion and has made over 400 investments over the last 50 years. Montagu is headquartered in London, the United Kingdom.
Technology & Services

Waystone, a portfolio company of MML, growth investment from Montagu

February 2022
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