Tag: Advent International

Former Trend Micro Exec Wael Mohamed Joins Forescout as CEOExecutive Moves

Former Trend Micro Exec Wael Mohamed Joins Forescout as CEO

Wael Mohamed, former president and chief operating officer at Trend Micro Group, has succeeded Greg Clark as CEO of network
Cobham Advanced Electronic Solutions Unit Names Board Members; Shawn Black QuotedExecutive Moves

Cobham Advanced Electronic Solutions Unit Names Board Members; Shawn Black Quoted

Cobham’s advanced electronic solutions business has unveiled nine members of its board of directors five months after private equity firm Advent…
Two Private Equity Firms to Acquire Forescout for $1.9B Cash; Michael DeCesare QuotedM&A Activity

Two Private Equity Firms to Acquire Forescout for $1.9B Cash; Michael DeCesare Quoted

Advent International and Crosspoint Capital Partners have agreed to acquire Forescout Technologies (Nasdaw: FSCT) for $33 per share in cash,…
Advent International Commits to Address UK Concerns Over $5B Cobham DealM&A Activity

Advent International Commits to Address UK Concerns Over $5B Cobham Deal

The U.K. government is likely to approve a deal for Advent International to acquire aerospace and defense contractor Cobham after the Boston-based private…
PwC: Global Aerospace and Defense M&A Deal Value Reached $11.1B in Q3 2019M&A Activity

PwC: Global Aerospace and Defense M&A Deal Value Reached $11.1B in Q3 2019

A new PwC report says the value of global mergers and acquisitions in the aerospace and defense sector was $11.1B in the third quarter…
US, EU, Finland OK Advent International’s Acquisition of CobhamM&A Activity

US, EU, Finland OK Advent International’s Acquisition of Cobham

Advent International has secured regulatory approval in the U.S., European Union and Finland for the Boston-based private equity firm's proposed $5B…
Advent International to Acquire Cobham for $5BM&A Activity

Advent International to Acquire Cobham for $5B

Private equity firm Advent International has agreed to pay approximately $4.99B, including debt, for U.K.-based aerospace and defense contractor Cobham, Financial Times reported Wednesday. The price…
Report: Broadcom Eyes $22B Takeover of SymantecM&A Activity

Report: Broadcom Eyes $22B Takeover of Symantec

Semiconductor manufacturer Broadcom (Nasdaq: AVGO) has determined cost savings and received financing to support its plan to acquire cybersecurity firm…
John Visentin Named Xerox CEO, Vice ChairmanExecutive Moves

John Visentin Named Xerox CEO, Vice Chairman

John Visentin, formerly operating partner at Advent International and senior adviser to the chairman at Exela Technologies (Nasdaq: XELA), has