The software investor Insight Partners has agreed to acquire the Swiss cloud data management Veeam. Under the ownership of Insight Partners, Veeam will become a Us company, with a Us-based leadership team, while continuing its global expansion being able to accelerate its Act II (Veeam’s evolution into Hybrid Cloud) and so to expand into new markets.
Ropes & Gray acted as legal advisor to Veeam. The team included Scott Abramowitz (pictured), Bradford Flint, Matthew Jacobson, Paul Scrivano, Kiran Sharma (all corporate), Douglas Brayley and Renata Ferrari (both employment), Leo P. Arnaboldi and David H. Saltzman (both tax), Ama Adams (competition), Peter Alpert (property), Violetta Kokolus (intellectual property), Michael A. Lee (financing).
Lenz & Staehelin acted as legal advisors to Insight Partners in Switzerland. The team included Beat Kuehni, Fabiano Menghini and Federico Trabaldo Togna (all corporate), Nicole Frey (employment) and Lukas Staub (intellectual property). Willkie Farr & Gallagher served as legal counsel to Insight Partners in the Us. The team included Ziyad Aziz and Morgan Elwyn (both corporate).