Category Archives: Acquisitions & Mergers

Hotjar Acquires UX Research Platform PingPong to Help Businesses Empathize With Their Users

Hotjar, the leading Product Experience Insights platform, has acquired UX research platform PingPong to bring user research capabilities to its customers. Hotjar builds solutions for product teams to empathize with and understand their users beyond what is possible with traditional analytics. Continue reading Hotjar Acquires UX Research Platform PingPong to Help Businesses Empathize With Their Users

Startek® Accepts Final Offer to Acquire Interest in Contact Center Company

Startek announced that it has accepted a final offer, dated November 9, 2022, by Arabian Internet and Communications Services Company (Solutions) to acquire the Company’s indirect 51% ownership interest in Contact Center Company (CCC), which is the Company’s joint venture that operates in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia. Continue reading Startek® Accepts Final Offer to Acquire Interest in Contact Center Company

Lumen Enters into Agreement Regarding Divestiture of EMEA Business to Colt Technology Services for $1.8B

Lumen Technologies and Colt Technology Services (Colt), a digital infrastructure company, announce they have entered into an exclusive arrangement for the proposed sale of Lumen’s Europe, Middle East and Africa (EMEA) business to Colt for $1.8 billion. Continue reading Lumen Enters into Agreement Regarding Divestiture of EMEA Business to Colt Technology Services for $1.8B

UserTesting to be Acquired by Thoma Bravo and Sunstone Partners for $1.3Bn and combined with UserZoom

UserTesting, a leader in video-based human insight, announced that it has entered into a definitive agreement to be acquired by Thoma Bravo, a leading software investment firm, and Sunstone Partners for $7.50 per share, in an all-cash transaction valued at approximately $1.3 billion. Continue reading UserTesting to be Acquired by Thoma Bravo and Sunstone Partners for $1.3Bn and combined with UserZoom

Babble expands its Cyber capability with the acquisition of activereach

Babble, a leading British technology company transforming how ambitious businesses use next generation technology, has today strengthened its Cyber business with the acquisition of activereach, a provider of bespoke cyber security and connectivity solutions, based in High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire. Continue reading Babble expands its Cyber capability with the acquisition of activereach

Firstcom Europe continues its expansion in the UK

Firstcom Europe, the leading Pan European telecoms company based in Bolton, announced this week the acquisition of Calteq Ltd, located in Hertfordshire and Suffolk. The deal adds an extra £6.2m of turnover and £1.2m of EBITDA to the Firstcom group and expands both its UK geographical reach and range of products.
Recurring revenues at Calteq are very strong at 80% of total. Continue reading Firstcom Europe continues its expansion in the UK