Ropes & Gray Advises defi SOLUTIONS in its Merger with Sagent Auto LLC
Ropes & Gray advised defi SOLUTIONS in connection with its agreement to merge with Sagent Auto LLC. The resulting company, which combines two leaders in auto lending technology and services, will be known as defi SOLUTIONS.
The transaction was announced on Aug. 6. The new defi SOLUTIONS will have the financial backing of Warburg Pincus, Bain Capital Ventures, and Fiserv, Inc. Financial terms of the transaction weren’t disclosed. The press release is here.
The Ropes & Gray team that advised defi SOLUTIONS was led by strategic transactions partner Joel Freedman and private equity associate Jose DeMedeiros, and included strategic transactions partner Bradford Flint, tax partners Amanda Holt and Aaron Harsh, labor & employment partner Megan Bisk and litigation counsel Deidre Johnson (all of Boston).