May 01
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e-Emphasys Technologies and CDK Global Heavy Equipment Join Forces, Backed by TA and True Wind Capital

CARY, N.C., May 1, 2023 – e-Emphasys Technologies Inc., a global enterprise software provider for the heavy equipment and industrial machinery industry, today announced it has merged with CDK Global Heavy Equipment, the heavy equipment business of CDK Global. With this transaction, two best-in-class organizations unite to drive the market forward with innovative, industry-focused software suites to address the end-to-end business optimization needs of equipment dealers and rental companies.

November 17

TA Associates and True Wind Capital Announce Strategic Growth Investment in e-Emphasys Technologies

BOSTON and SAN FRANCISCO, November 17, 2021 TA Associates, a leading global growth private equity firm, and True Wind Capital, a technology focused private equity firm, today announced a strategic growth investment in e-Emphasys Technologies, a leading software and solutions provider to dealers and rental companies in the equipment distribution industry. Financial terms of the transaction were not disclosed.

November 11

True Wind Capital Raises $817 Million for Second Fund

SAN FRANCISCO, November 11, 2021 — True Wind Capital (“True Wind” or “the Company”), a San Francisco-based private equity firm focused on investing in leading technology companies, today announced the successful close of its second fund, True Wind Capital II, L.P., (“Fund II” or the “Fund”) with $817 million in equity commitments, exceeding the Fund’s target.

July 30

Nebula Caravel Acquisition Corp. Completes Business Combination with Rover

San Francisco, CA, July 30, 2021 – A Place for Rover, Inc. (“Rover”), the world’s largest network of five-star pet sitters and dog walkers, and Nebula Caravel Acquisition Corp. (NASDAQ: NEBC) (“Caravel”), a special purpose acquisition company sponsored by True Wind Capital Management, L.P. (“True Wind Capital”), announced today that they have closed their previously announced business combination agreement. The business combination was approved by Caravel’s stockholders at a meeting held on July 28, 2021.

April 01

Open Lending Corporation Announces Pricing of Upsized Secondary Offering

AUSTIN, Texas, April 01, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Open Lending Corporation, (“Open Lending”) (Nasdaq: LPRO), a leading provider of lending enablement and risk analytics solutions to financial institutions, announced today the pricing of a secondary public offering of 9,000,000 shares of its common stock at a public offering price of $34.00 per share. The offering was upsized from the previously announced offering size of 7,500,000 shares.

February 11

Rover, the World’s Largest Network of Five-Star Pet Sitters and Dog Walkers, Announces Plans to Become a Public Company via a Merger with True Wind Capital’s SPAC, Nebula Caravel Acquisition Corp.

SEATTLE, WASHINGTON, February 11, 2021 /PR Newswire/ – A Place for Rover, Inc. (“Rover”) the world’s largest network of five-star pet sitters and dog walkers, has entered into a definitive business combination agreement with Nebula Caravel Acquisition Corp. (Nasdaq: NEBC) (“Caravel”). Caravel is a publicly traded special purpose acquisition company sponsored by True Wind Capital. Upon closing of the transaction, Caravel will be renamed Rover Group and remain Nasdaq-listed under the ticker symbol “ROVR”.

January 06

Sysnet Global Solutions acquires NuArx to expand solutions and market position in North America

DUBLIN, IRELAND, January 6, 2021 /BUSINESS WIRE/– Sysnet Global Solutions, a leading provider of cyber security and compliance solutions, today announces that it has acquired NuArx, Inc. to further enhance Sysnet’s technology platform and accelerate its market expansion. NuArx, Inc. is a market-leading provider of PCI compliance, managed security and digital transformation solutions for the restaurant, convenience, grocery and retail industries throughout North America, and is headquartered in Southfield, MI.