Orbus Software acquired by PE firm
Posted on January 20, 2021 by Jonathan Symcox
Orbus Software has been acquired by a private equity firm.
SilverTree Equity has swooped for the enterprise architecture software company headquartered in London.
GP Bullhound acted as exclusive financial advisor to Orbus, which also has offices in New York, Sydney and Dubai, on the deal.
Orbus helps organisations blueprint their changing strategic and IT landscapes to manage successful digital transformation journeys, including shifting to cloud platforms, remote working enablement, and adopting digital business models.
Over 550 enterprises around the world and across all industry verticals – including many Fortune 500/FTSE 350 and public sector organisations – rely on Orbus’ software, which integrates to Microsoft’s Office 365 Ecosystem and Azure as well as other applications.
SilverTree said it is backing the existing management team.
Orbus Software founder Andy Donoghue said: “The acquisition by SilverTree represents the next stage in the evolution of Orbus Software and is a ringing endorsement of our market reputation for excellent customer service, our dedication to product innovation, and most of all, the great people at Orbus.
“GP Bullhound’s deep sector expertise, network and dedication were instrumental in ensuring a successful outcome for this transaction.”
Claudio Alvarez, partner at GP Bullhound, said: “We are delighted to have advised the team at Orbus on their next phase of growth and strongly believe they have found the right partner to become a global leader in Enterprise Architecture software.”