Skywire Software Completes Acquisition of Whitehill Technologies
|September 4, 2007|
FRISCO, TX – Skywire Software has completed its acquisition of Whitehill Technologies, Inc. Terms of the transaction were not disclosed. Skywire Software is a privately held subsidiary of Hall Financial Group, a $2 billion private, diversified firm.
The acquisition of Whitehill continues Skywire Software’s aggressive global expansion, furthers its presence in insurance, financial services and high-growth health care and utilities industries, and expands its vertical focus into legal and professional services. It also increases Skywire Software’s reach into the Canadian market where Whitehill has a significant customer presence.
The company will now employ more than 650 employees and serve more than 2,300 customers in more than 45 countries worldwide. Customers include more than 1,000 insurance companies and more than 750 legal and professional services organizations, including two thirds of the world’s 250 largest law firms.
Patrick Brandt will continue to serve as Skywire Software’s president and chief executive officer. Paul McSpurren, who previously served as president and chief executive officer of Whitehill Technologies, will serve as Skywire Software’s chief strategy officer and as general manager, Skywire Software Canada.
Source: Skywire Software