Fenwick Represents Tropos Networks in Acquisition by Swiss-based ABB

June 15, 2012

Fenwick & West represented Tropos Networks Inc., which develops and markets wireless technologies and products for distribution area communication networks, in its acquisition by ABB, a leader in power and automation technologies that enable utility and industry customers to improve performance while lowering environmental. The acquisition expands ABB’s communications systems offering for customers in the power, transportation, mining and public infrastructure sectors. It also reinforces ABB’s increased focus on the North American market and complements its global presence in utility and industrial communications. Financial terms of the transaction were not disclosed.
The Fenwick transaction team included corporate attorneys David Bell, Gaurav Sud and Grace Chen and technology attorney Morgan Fong.
More information on the acquisition is available from the press release on the ABB website.