Jama Software’s $200 Million Round Funding

Willkie advised Insight Venture Partners on the deal

Oregon software company Jama Software announced a $200 million growth equity investment led by Willkie client Insight Venture Partners with participation from Madrona Venture Group. The investment will propel Jama’s long-term global growth and drive the expansion of its predictive product development software, helping companies mitigate risk, improve quality, identify opportunities and decrease time to market.

Jama Software is a leading product development platform provider for companies building complex products and integrated systems. The Jama Product Development Platform is a comprehensive tool for managing the strategic and operational aspects of product development for complex industries. The platform brings value to the entire development process — from requirements management to providing a combined workflow, content management and analytics solution that overlays all other tools and processes to govern and predict current and future product development.

Insight Venture Partners is a leading global private equity and venture capital firm that has raised more than $18 billion and invested in more than 300 growth-stage software, internet, and data services companies.

The Willkie deal team was led by partners Gordon Caplan (Picture), Morgan Elwyn and Danielle Scalzo, and associate Erin Kinney.

Involved fees earner: Gordon Caplan – Willkie Farr & Gallagher; Morgan Elwyn – Willkie Farr & Gallagher; Danielle Scalzo – Willkie Farr & Gallagher; Erin Kinney – Willkie Farr & Gallagher;

Law Firms: Willkie Farr & Gallagher;

Clients: Insight Venture Partners;

Author: Ambrogio Visconti