4/22/2014

Holland & Hart Assists Accuvant in Sale to Blackstone

Holland & Hart Assists Accuvant in Sale to Blackstone
Holland & Hart LLP is pleased to announce that Accuvant, the authoritative source for enterprise information security, has completed a transaction allowing for a fund controlled by Blackstone to acquire a majority stake in the company. Further investment in Accuvant by Blackstone will allow the company to expand rapidly to meet the evolving information security needs of the global market.

Since Accuvant’s inception in 2002, Holland & Hart has served as counsel to the company on multiple acquisitions including the latest transaction with Blackstone.

“Holland & Hart has been our valued legal partner since day one. They have been fantastic to work with over the years and their mergers and acquisitions team has provided invaluable strategic guidance through multiple transactions,” said Dan Burns, Accuvant CEO.

Holland & Hart’s deal team was led by corporate partner Christopher Balch together with partner Sam Edwards and associate Matt Senko. Subject matter expertise and support was provided by Adam Cohen, Elizabeth Nedrow, Matthew Cavarra, Jay Gurmankin, Mark Wiletsky, Ester Maillaro and Kevin Selzer

About Accuvant

Accuvant is a leading provider of information security services and solutions serving enterprise-class organizations across North America. The company offers a full suite of service capabilities to help businesses, governments and educational institutions define their security strategies, identify and remediate threats and risks, select and deploy the right technology and achieve operational readiness to protect their organizations from malicious attack. Headquartered in Denver, Colorado, Accuvant has offices across the United States and Canada. Founded in 2002, Accuvant has been named to the Inc. 500|5000 list of fastest growing companies for the last seven consecutive years. For more information about Accuvant, visit Accuvant’s website at www.accuvant.com.
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