Goodwin Procter advised NightDragon on the deal.
NightDragon announced the closing of its Growth I, a new $750 million venture capital fund to invest in and advise late-stage and growth companies in the cybersecurity, safety, security and privacy industry. The fund will aim to advance the industry and close the gap between offense and defense amidst today’s aggressive threat landscape.
NightDragon Growth I is part of the broader NightDragon Platform, which includes partnerships, people and programs at every stage of the startup journey from incubation to IPO and exit. This includes affiliations with leading incubators, early-stage investment firms, NightDragon Advisory, private equity companies, IPO experts and M&A firms. Partners in this platform include DataTribe, AllegisCyber Capital, Team8, YL Ventures and Momentum Cyber.
NightDragon is an investment and advisory firm focused on growth and late-stage investments within the cybersecurity, safety, security and privacy industries. Its platform and vast industry network provide unparalleled threat insights, deal flow, market leverage and operating expertise to drive portfolio company growth and increase shareholder value.
The Goodwin team was led by Ian O’Donnell (Picture), Diana Garner, Ben Santos, Steve Keller, Kelsey Lemaster and Garrett Gaughan, with special assistance from and thanks to the firm’s Opinion Committee.
Involved fees earner: Diana Garner – Goodwin Procter; Garrett Gaughan – Goodwin Procter; Steven Keller – Goodwin Procter; Kelsey Lemaster – Goodwin Procter; Ian O’Donnell – Goodwin Procter; Ben Santos – Goodwin Procter;
Law Firms: Goodwin Procter;
Clients: NightDragon Acquisition Corp.;