Oct 2017

AppRiver Has Been Acquired by Marlin Equity Partners

Signal Hill is pleased to announce that our client AppRiver, a leading provider of cloud-based cybersecurity and productivity software and services to over 53,000 companies worldwide, has been acquired by Marlin Equity Partners

Headquartered in Gulf Breeze, Florida, AppRiver offers a comprehensive suite of security products, including advanced spam and virus filtering, web malware protection, email encryption, secure archiving and email continuity services. The Company is also among the world’s largest providers of Microsoft Office 365 and Secure Hosted Exchange, which are both backed by AppRiver’s award-winning, white-glove customer support.

“In a world with new and complex cybersecurity threats emerging daily, small and medium-sized businesses are increasingly looking to AppRiver as a trusted partner to keep their businesses productive and their information secure,” said Michael Murdoch, CEO and co-founder of AppRiver.

This is the seventh transaction closed by Signal Hill’s Security and Risk team since September 2016.

About Signal Hill
Signal Hill Capital Group LLC, along with its affiliate, Signal Hill LLC (together, “Signal Hill”), is a leading independent advisory boutique serving the M&A and private capital raising needs of growth companies and was named 2016 Boutique Technology Investment Bank of the Year by the Global M&A Network. Signal Hill’s experienced bankers provide deep domain expertise and an unyielding commitment to clients in Services and Technology, Media and Telecommunications (TMT). With more than 600 completed transactions and offices in Baltimore, Bangalore, Boston, Mumbai, Nashville, New York, Reston and San Francisco, Signal Hill leverages deep strategic industry and financial sponsor relationships to help our clients achieve Greater Outcomes. For more information visit www.signalhill.com.