Kalypso acquired by Rockwell Automation
Sellside Advisor to Kalypso
7 Mile Advisors Completes Successful Acquisition of Kalypso By Rockwell Automation
The acquisition will broaden Kalypso’s ability to deliver the digital thread as a Rockwell Automation Company
CHARLOTTE, NC — 7 Mile Advisors is pleased to announce the acquisition of Kalypso, a US-based software delivery and consulting firm specializing in the digital transformation of industrial companies with a strong client base in life sciences, consumer products, and industrial high-tech, by Rockwell Automation, Inc. (NYSE: ROK). Kalypso offers a full suite of consulting, digital innovation, enterprise technology, and business process management services that enable the transformation of product design and development, production management, and client service models. 7 Mile Advisors acted as the exclusive sellside advisor to Kalypso throughout the transaction.
“This deal was a fantastic outcome for a wonderful client in a truly unique market environment. We are extremely pleased to have served Kalypso, and their team, through this industry transforming transaction. The combination of Kalypso and Rockwell Automation will be a catalyst for providing next generation technology solutions to The Connected Enterprise,” said Tripp Davis, Partner of 7 Mile Advisors.
“We are excited to be joining Rockwell Automation to broaden its enterprise software consulting and information architecture offerings and enhance our ability to help our clients harness the power of digital innovation to discover, create, make and sell better products,” said Kalypso Global Managing Director George Young.
7 Mile Advisors is committed to serving clients across the Digital Transformation ecosystem, previously completing 41 deals in the space. The globally focused team is expertly positioned to advise IT and Business Services clients who are serving Enterprise clientele across the Technology, Consumer, and Healthcare landscapes. The need for leading technologies such as the Information Technology (IT), and Plant Floor Technology (OT) to permeate legacy business systems will continue to make Digital Transformation consulting and delivery companies attractive to buyers. For more information on the Digital Transformation M&A ecosystem, view our recent Sectorwatch report.
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About 7 Mile Advisors
7 Mile Advisors provides Investment Banking & Advisory Services to the Business Services and Technology Industries globally. 7 Mile Advisors advises on M&A and private capital transactions, as well as provides market assessments and benchmarking. As a close-knit team with a long history together and a laser focus on our target markets, 7 Mile Advisors helps its clients sell companies, raise capital, grow through acquisitions, and evaluate new markets. All securities transactions are executed by 7M Securities, LLC, member FINRA / SIPC. For more information, including research on the M&A markets, visit www.7mileadvisors.com.
Kalypso is a professional services firm helping clients discover, create, make and sell better products with digital. The firm provides consulting, digital, technology, business process management and managed services across the innovation value chain. For more information, visit http://kalypso.com.