BV Investment Partners’ Acquisition of Majority Interests in GlideFast and Pharicode


Ropes & Gray advised BV Investment Partners in the transaction.

BV Investment Partners executed its acquisition of majority interests in GlideFast Consulting and Pharicode Consulting from the founders of the businesses. The transaction was completed on Sept. 4.

GlideFast and Pharicode assist businesses in adopting and utilizing ServiceNow software (a workflow digitization and B2B SaaS business) by providing software implementation, integration and customization services.

BV Investment Partners is a middle-market private equity firm focused on the tech-enabled business services, software and IT services sectors.

The Ropes & Gray team that advised BV Investment included private equity partners Neill Jakobe (Picture) and Timothy Castelli, private equity counsel Laura Yockey, private equity associates Andrew Pomeranke and Lisa McJohn (all of Chicago), tax partner Aaron Harsh, employment, executive compensation & benefits partner Renata Ferrari, and employment, executive compensation & benefits associate Jennifer Cormier (all of Boston).

Involved fees earner: Timothy Castelli – Ropes & Gray; Jennifer Cormier – Ropes & Gray; Renata Ferrari – Ropes & Gray; Aaron Harsh – Ropes & Gray; Neill Jakobe – Ropes & Gray; Lisa McJohn – Ropes & Gray; Andrew Pomerank – Ropes & Gray; Laura Yockey – Ropes & Gray;

Law Firms: Ropes & Gray;

Clients: BV Investment Partners;

Author: Ambrogio Visconti