Orrick Advises Aptean on Acquisition of Systems Integration


Congratulations to our client Aptean on its acquisition of UK-based System Integration (Trading) Limited (“SI”).

SI’s fully integrated and modular food planning, enterprise resource planning (ERP), manufacturing execution system (MES) and specialist sector software solutions are designed for the food production and processing industry.

Aptean is a leader in enterprise business software and provides targeted ERP, supply chain management and industry-specific software solutions. Aptean is owned by funds managed and advised by TA Associates, Vista Equity Partners and Charlesbank Capital Partners.

SI’s capabilities are highly complementary to Aptean’s current food and beverage offerings, providing additional vertically-focused ERP and MES solutions for the protein processing market.

The Orrick team advising Aptean was led by James Connor and includes Charlie Sheldon, David Klass, Andrew Holland, Faraaz Samadi, Milan Baxter, Douglas Lahnborg, Saira Henry, Matthew Rose, Anthony Kay, Richard Hunt, Charlotte Oliver, Beth Kruszynskyj, Simon Folley and Craig Johnston.