Arma Partners advises Node4 on a majority investment by Providence Equity Partners
Mar 2021
(a portfolio company of Bowmark Capital and LDC)
acquired by
  • Sector: Cloud Managed Services; Communication & Internet Infrastructure
  • Deal Type: Private Equity Deals; Founder-led Businesses
  • Engagement type: Sellside
  • Size: $200-500m

Arma Partners is pleased to announce that it has acted as exclusive financial advisor to Node4 on a majority investment by Providence Equity Partners.

Node4 is one of the UK’s leading providers of cloud-led, digital transformation and managed services, leveraging its best-in-class systems and technology expertise. The business has delivered market-leading organic growth through significant new customer wins and an impressive hybrid cloud managed services capability including public and private cloud, security, collaboration and ownership of key underlying infrastructure.

Under the leadership of its founder-led management team, Node4 has meaningfully enhanced its scale and market position, supported by its exiting institutional shareholders Bowmark and LDC who enabled significant investments in people, systems, product capabilities and M&A. Providence’s investment will be the catalyst for the next stage of Node4’s ambitious growth journey.

This transaction further demonstrates Arma Partners’ experience as the leading specialist advisor to the world’s most innovative public and hybrid cloud services companies.