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Financial advisor to Pagemill Partners
Pagemill is a leading Investment Banking & Valuation Services firm for technology clients
January 4, 2012 (New York, NY) – Freeman & Co. congratulates its client Pagemill Partners on its recent sale to Duff & Phelps Corporation (NYSE: DUF). Freeman & Co. acted as exclusive financial advisor to Pagemill on this transaction. Terms of the transaction were not disclosed.
Pagemill Partners is a Silicon Valley-based investment banking and valuation services firm, focusing on advising global technology companies in the middle market, as well as emerging organizations. The acquisition enhances Duff & Phelps’ Mergers & Acquisitions practice and further develops the firm’s technology industry expertise.
Since 2003, the Pagemill team has closed more than 160 transactions – approximately one-third of which were cross-border situations – in such industries as enterprise, infrastructure and application software;semiconductors; Internet and media; communications; storage; security; technology-enabled services; and many other sub-segments. Pagemill Partners has advised clients on transactions with Microsoft, IBM, Intel, GE, Oracle, Broadcom, Qualcomm and other industry leaders.
“The entire Pagemill team is extremely excited to join Duff & Phelps’ global platform,” said Scott Munro, managing director at Pagemill Partners. “We look forward to contributing our technology M&A expertise, while also gaining access to a broader suite of services, an international geographic footprint and other resources. This will allow us to more effectively serve our clients while also pursuing a wider range of engagements and capability enhancements.”
“Pagemill has demonstrated the ability to consistently execute high quality transactions in the technology space and they are a perfect complement to Duff & Phelps’ current sectors of expertise,” said Peter Majar, managing director at Freeman & Co.