CDW Corporation’s Acquisition of Focal Point Data Risk

Winston & Strawn represented Norwest Equity Partners in the transaction.

Norwest Equity Partners (“NEP”), a leading middle-market investment firm founded in 1961, completed the sale of its portfolio company, Focal Point Data Risk, a leading data risk management services company, to CDW Corporation (Nasdaq: CDW), a leading multi-brand provider of information technology solutions.

Serving mid-to-large enterprises and governments in the U.S. and internationally, Focal Point offers solutions that help companies secure their business so they can grow and innovate without risk. Solutions offered include professional and managed services across identity & access management, cybersecurity & data privacy, cyber defense, cyber skills development, and other risk consulting services.

The Winston & Strawn team included Shane W. Blackstone, Gregory J. Bynan, Richard L. Falek, Steve Flores, Robert B. Heller, Conor A. Reidy, Alessandra V. Swanson, Becky L. Troutman, David J. Bauer, Jordan P. Bucci, Marcus A. Garcia, Ann L Nenoff, John H. Secaras, Eric J. Shinabarger, T. Justin Trapp, and Mary Katherine Kulback.

Involved fees earner: David Bauer – Winston & Strawn; Shane Blackstone – Winston & Strawn; Jordan Bucci – Winston & Strawn; Gregory Bynan – Winston & Strawn; Richard Falek – Winston & Strawn; Steve Flores – Winston & Strawn; Marcus Garcia – Winston & Strawn; Robert Heller – Winston & Strawn; Mary Katherine Kulback – Winston & Strawn; Ann Nenoff – Winston & Strawn; Conor Reidy – Winston & Strawn; John Secaras – Winston & Strawn; Eric Shinabarger – Winston & Strawn; Alessandra Swanson – Winston & Strawn; Justin Trapp – Winston & Strawn; Becky Troutman – Winston & Strawn;

Law Firms: Winston & Strawn;

Clients: Norwest Equity Partners ;

Author: Martina Bellini