FTV Capital’s Growth Equity Investment in Security Compass


Kirkland & Ellis represented FTV Capital on the deal.

Security Compass has secured growth equity funding from FTV Capital. This investment will enable Security Compass to enhance its position as a global leader in empowering organizations to achieve agility at scale by streamlining software risk management.

CIBC Innovation Banking, the technology and software lending practice at CIBC, was the sole lender in providing financing for this transaction.

FTV Capital is a growth equity investment firm that has raised over $2.7 billion to invest in high-growth companies offering a range of innovative solutions in three sectors: enterprise technology & services, financial services and payments & transaction processing.

Headquartered in Toronto, with offices in the United States and India, Security Compass is a leading provider of enterprise DevSecOps software solutions.

The Kirkland team was led by transactional partner Andy Fleischman (Picture) and associates Robert Pollak and Patrick O’Connor, and included partner Leo Greenberg.

Involved fees earner: Andy Fleischman – Kirkland & Ellis; Leo Greenberg – Kirkland & Ellis; Patrick O’Connor – Kirkland & Ellis; Robert Pollak – Kirkland & Ellis;

Law Firms: Kirkland & Ellis;

Clients: FTV Capital;

Author: Ambrogio Visconti