TBP Spotlight – Syncsort Acquires Pitney Bowes’ Software Solutions Business

Syncsort Acquires Pitney Bowes’ Software Solutions Business

Deal Financials

Value ($m): $700.0


Transaction Overview

  • On August 26, 2019, Syncsort, the global leader in Big Iron to Big Data software announced that it had signed a definitive agreement to acquire Pitney Bowes Software Solutions business.
  • Pitney Bowes is a global technology company that offers products and solutions which enable commerce in the areas of mailing, shipping, customer engagement and e-commerce.
  • Notably, the acquisition enhances Syncsort’s data quality offerings and complements its Trillium software products which focus on data quality.
  • Key additions to Syncsort’s capabilities:
    1. Location Intelligence: analyze location data to gain a deeper understanding of customers.
    2. Data Enrichment: combined database from business, geographic, and industry specific data sources.
    3. Customer Information Management: software that allows for a deeper contextual understanding of customers to drive more successful business outcomes.
    4. Customer Engagement Solutions: help businesses build brand loyalty, better customer satisfaction and create new opportunities.
  • Syncsort is backed by Centerbridge Partners LP (majority) and Clearlake Capital Group LP (minority).

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