Press Release

WSO2 to Be Acquired by EQT

May 3, 2024

Seattle – May 3, 2024 – Cooley advised WSO2, a leading provider of application development and identity and access management software to enterprise companies globally, on its agreement to be acquired by EQT’s BPEA Fund VIII (EQT Private Capital Asia). WSO2 joins EQT’s extensive global portfolio of enterprise software companies that already includes firms such as Billtrust, IFS, SUSE, Storable and Waystar.

Lawyers Nick Davis, Sangitha Palaniappa, Caitlin Breitenbruck, Teddy Nimetz, Anne Luquette, David Silverman, Yuri Weigel, Stephanie Gentile, Jonathan Rivinus and Megan Browdie – with support from paralegal specialist Brian Woodard – led the Cooley team advising WSO2.

Cooley partner John Robertson has represented WSO2 since 2005, including in several rounds of financing and a credit facility with Goldman Sachs.

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