Advised Ghostery, a leading consumer privacy extension and mobile app provider backed by Warburg Pincus, on its sale to Cliqz, a subsidiary of Hubert Burda Media
Feb 2017
(a portfolio company of Walburg pincus)
acquired by
(a subsidary of Hubert Burda Media)
  • Sector: Infrastructure Software & Cybersecurity; Media & Internet
  • Deal Type: Strategic Deals
  • Engagement type: Sellside
  • Size: <$200m

Arma Partners is pleased to announce that it has acted as exclusive financial advisor to Evidon, a portfolio company of Warburg Pincus, on the sale of its Ghostery consumer assets to Cliqz, a Munich-based web browser provider with integrated search engine owned by Hubert Burda Media and the Mozilla Corporation. The Ghostery assets include the popular anti-tracking browser extension and mobile app, with 10 million active users around the globe.

This transaction highlights Arma Partners’ deep expertise in Software and Internet technologies and our long-standing track record of successful strategic US and EMEA cross-border transactions.