A flagship transaction in the digital signatures market
The shareholders of DigitalSign have sold a minority stake to Logalty, creating one of the largest electronic signature business groups in Europe.
DigitalSign is the leading company in the Portuguese electronic signature and digital certification market, and one of the most important in the Brazilian market. With this transaction, DigitalSign and Logalty join forces to create one of the largest electronic signature businesses in Europe.
We chose to work with Oaklins because of its good reputation with SMEs and its experienced local team with a solid background, including its international reach to the top league of private equity and venture capital funds. They helped in every aspect of the transaction, going further than we expected in many areas and gaining the respect of potential buyers for their rigor and transparency. A sensible approach combined with the right knowledge made this complex journey easier and led to the best deal possible.FERNANDO MOREIRA, CEO AND FOUNDER, DIGITALSIGN, PORTUGAL
Oaklins assists in finding the right partner
Oaklins’ team in Portugal acted as the exclusive M&A advisor to the shareholders of DigitalSign. The team was involved throughout the preparation of the sale, and supported the entire negotiation phase until closing.
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