BV Investment Partners’ Acquisition of EDCO Health Information Solutions


Ropes & Gray advised BV Investment Partners on the deal.

BV Investment Partners, a middle-market private equity firm focused on the business services, software and IT services sectors, today announced that it has acquired EDCO Health Information Solutions Inc. BV is partnering with the current executive team of EDCO.

EDCO Health Information Solutions’ patented medical record indexing software, Solarity®, maximizes efficiency and improves quality in pre- and post-discharge document capture. Utilized in acute and ambulatory settings across North America, Solarity delivers complete electronic patient charts to clinicians for comprehensive patient care.

The Ropes & Gray team was led by private equity partners Neill Jakobe (Picture) and Tim Castelli (both of Chicago), and included private equity associates PJ Sullivan and Mike Palermo (both of Boston), finance partner Alex Zeltser (New York), benefits partner Renata Ferrari (Boston), labor and employment associate Jen Cormier (Boston), tax partner Aaron Harsh (Boston), strategic transactions partner Violetta Kokolus (New York), health care partner Deborah Gersh (Chicago) and real estate partner Peter Alpert (Boston).

Involved fees earner: Peter Alpert – Ropes & Gray; Timothy Castelli – Ropes & Gray; Jennifer Cormier – Ropes & Gray; Renata Ferrari – Ropes & Gray; Deborah Gersh – Ropes & Gray; Aaron Harsh – Ropes & Gray; Neill Jakobe – Ropes & Gray; Violetta Kokolus – Ropes & Gray; Michael Palermo – Ropes & Gray; Paul Sullivan – Ropes & Gray; Alexander Zeltser – Ropes & Gray;

Law Firms: Ropes & Gray;

Clients: BV Investment Partners;