McDermott Advises on Financing of Silvertree’s Buyout of Leading Digital Transformation Software Provider Orbus Software


McDermott Will & Emery advised SilverTree Equity Limited, as sponsor, on the financing of its acquisition of Orbus Software. Direct lender Kartesia provided the debt facility. SilverTree’s investment will fuel further innovation and accelerate Orbus’ SaaS strategy.

SilverTree Equity is a sector specialist private equity firm with a strong focus on value creation. SilverTree invests exclusively in software, technology, and technology-enabled businesses.

Headquartered in London and founded in 2004, Orbus Software is a globally recognised leading provider of software and services for digital transformation. Its solutions drive alignment between strategy and execution, leveraging familiar Microsoft tools to ensure rapid adoption and best-in-breed functionality.  The group has offices in London, New York and Sydney and has reported 20% year-over-year revenue growth in recent years. The acquisition will see the continuation of Orbus’ management team.

The McDermott team was led by partner Aymen Mahmoud and included partner Mark Fine and associate Giulia Venanzoni.

TLT LLP advised on the corporate aspects of the transaction.

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