Francisco Partners’ Acquisition of Consignor Group

Mayer Brown has advised Francisco Partners on the financing of its acquisition of the Consignor Group.

Francisco Partners executed the acquisiiton of Consignor Group for NOK 1.5 Billion

Founded in Oslo in 1997, Consignor has grown to be one of the leading providers of delivery management software by making it simpler, quicker and cost effective to ship orders to customers and by making delivery a competitive advantage.

Francisco Partners is a leading global private equity firm that specializes in investments in technology and technology-enabled businesses. Since its launch 20 years ago, Francisco Partners has raised approximately $24 billion in committed capital and invested in more than 300 technology companies, making it one of the most active and longstanding investors in the technology industry.

Mayer Brown has advised Francisco Partners with a team led by Stuart Brinkworth (Picture) and included Banking & Finance — senior associate Danister de Silva and associate Iel Mirasol; Corporate & Securities — partner James West and associate Richard Sheard (all London).

Involved fees earner: Stuart Brinkworth – Mayer Brown; Danister de Silva – Mayer Brown; Ignacio Mirasol – Mayer Brown; Richard Sheard – Mayer Brown; James West – Mayer Brown;

Law Firms: Mayer Brown;

Clients: Francisco Partners;