2017

Marlin completes take-private acquisition of Tangoe and combination with Asentinel

LOS ANGELES, June 16, 2017 – Marlin Equity Partners (“Marlin”), a global investment firm, announced today that it has completed the take-private acquisition of Tangoe, Inc. (OTCPK: TNGO) and combination with Asentinel, LLC, an existing Marlin portfolio company, to create a global leader of technology lifecycle management (“TLM”) solutions. The combined company will operate under the Tangoe brand and be headquartered in Parsippany, New Jersey, with research and development centers, sales and service offices, and customer excellence and service delivery hubs located around the globe to support more than 1,300 customers.

In addition, enterprise software veteran, Robert Irwin, has ...

Marlin completes the acquisition of True Office Learning (formerly NYSE Governance Services) from Intercontinental Exchange

LOS ANGELES, June 1, 2017 – Marlin Equity Partners (“Marlin”) is pleased to announce that it has acquired NYSE Governance Services, Inc. from Intercontinental Exchange, Inc. (NYSE: ICE) and renamed the newly acquired business as True Office Learning (“True Office” or the “Company”). True Office is a leading provider of analytics-rich, interactive e-learning software and services, specializing in governance, risk and compliance (“GRC”). The Company’s cloud-based adaptive training and analytics platform connects e-learning to advanced behavioral data, and enables organizations to rapidly build and deliver solutions utilizing analytics to drive better business outcomes.

Neha Gupta, Chief Executive Officer at ...

Marlin enters into definitive agreement to acquire Tangoe, Inc.

LOS ANGELES, April 28, 2017 – Marlin Equity Partners (“Marlin”), a global investment firm, announced today that it has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire all outstanding shares of Tangoe, Inc. (OTCPK: TNGO) (“Tangoe”) for $6.50 per share in cash. Tangoe is a global leader in telecom expense management (“TEM”) solutions that enable enterprises to manage and optimize spend across multiple IT categories by providing visibility into the complex processes associated with their assets and expenses.

“After careful consideration and deliberation, our Board of Directors concluded that the sale of Tangoe to Marlin was in the best interest ...

Marlin secures $3.25 billion of new capital commitments

LOS ANGELES and LONDON, March 21, 2017 – Marlin Equity Partners, a global investment firm, today announced the first and final closings of Marlin Equity V, L.P. (“Fund V”), with $2.5 billion of capital commitments, and Marlin Heritage II, L.P. (“Heritage II”), with $750 million of capital commitments. Fund V and Heritage II were substantially oversubscribed, closing at their hard caps and surpassing their respective targets of $2.0 billion and $500 million in less than five months. With $3.25 billion raised across both funds, this marks the largest pool of capital raised by the firm since it was ...

Marlin portfolio company Aprimo acquires ADAM Software

LOS ANGELES, March 16, 2017 – Marlin Equity Partners (“Marlin”) is pleased to announce that it has acquired ADAM Software NV (“ADAM”), a leading global provider of enterprise-grade digital asset management software solutions. ADAM’s Smart Content Hub™ helps marketers, brand managers and creative agencies more effectively manage rich media assets across all stages of the content lifecycle. By centralizing brand content and streamlining the creation, review, approval and sharing of digital content, the company’s software solutions enable marketing departments to improve asset reuse, maintain global brand consistency and shorten the lead time to publish new marketing materials and ...