Fenwick & West LLP represented Accel-KKR, a technology-focused private equity firm, in connection with the merger of portfolio companies EPiServer, an e-commerce and digital marketing platform, and Ektron, a digital experience management software, to create a new global digital experience. The company will operate under the EPiServer name and continue to use the Ektron and EPiServer brands. Financial terms of the transaction were not disclosed.
The combined company will create potent technology capabilities and a broad partner ecosystem. More information about Accel-KKR in connection with the merger of EPiServer and Ektron can be obtained from the company press release.
The Fenwick transaction team included corporate partner and chair of the Private Equity Practice Scott Joachim; corporate attorneys Eric Shedlosky, Patrick Grilli, Adam Derry and Alexandra Pressman; executive compensation and employee benefits attorneys Shawn Lampron and Marshall Mort and tax attorneys Will Skinner and Ora Grinberg.