Mooreland Partners advises Vordel on sale to Axway

Mooreland Partners advises Vordel on sale to Axway

Dublin, Ireland / Phoenix, Arizona, USA – November 28, 2012 – Mooreland Partners is pleased to announce that it acted as the exclusive financial advisor to Vordel Limited on its sale to Axway Software SA(NYSE Euronext: AXW.PA), the business interaction networks specialist with more than 11,000 clients in 100 countries.

Vordel provides solutions to enable the development, usage, management, and governance of Service Oriented Architectures extending inside and outside the enterprise via the use of API-based products and services, allowing enterprises to deliver APIs to cloud, mobile, and partners. The Vordel API Server is an enterprise-ready, unified API platform to manage, deliver and secure APIs. Vordel has global enterprise customers including banking, healthcare, insurance, manufacturing, media, pharmaceutical, telecoms, utility and government organisations.

The combination of Axway’s leadership in MFT, B2B and integration, with Vordel’s leadership in API Management, SOA Governance and Identity management, will provide customers with a full suite that serves all enterprise integration patterns. Data flowing across the enterprise edge will now be governed, with one solution, whether the data is B2B, MFT, API or web services.

Based in Dublin, Ireland with operations in USA, UK, France and Germany, Vordel received funding from, among others, Elderstreet Investments and Intel Capital.

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This is Mooreland’s 23rd closed transaction in 2012 so far and is another example of Mooreland’s presence as a leading M&A advisor in enterprise software.

For more information, please contact Patrick Seely, Scot Sedlacek or Brad Topchik.

Patrick Seely, Managing Director

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Scot Sedlacek, Managing Director

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Brad Topchik, Managing Director

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