Belden Inc. Completes $710 Million Acquisition of Tripwire
Ropes & Gray advised Belden Inc. in its acquisition of Tripwire, a leading provider of advanced cybersecurity solutions, for $710 million. Based in St. Louis, Belden is a global leader in signal transmission solutions for mission-critical applications. The transaction was announced Dec. 9 2014, and closed Jan. 5, 2015.
The Ropes & Gray team was led by private equity partner Howard Glazer (San Francisco) and included private equity partner Othon Prounis (New York), executive compensation & employee benefits partner Allie Alperovich (New York), government enforcement partner James Dowden (Boston), intellectual property transactions counsel Thomas Burke (New York), and private equity associate Richard Conklin (Boston).