Marlin Equity Partners has acquired ListenLogic LLC, a provider of big data and predictive analytics to large businesses. No financial terms were disclosed. As a result of the transaction, Marlin has merged ListenLogic with Anexinet, a systems integration and technology management company.
LOS ANGELES, January 14, 2016 – Marlin Equity Partners (“Marlin”) is pleased to announce that it has acquired ListenLogic, LLC (“ListenLogic”), a leading tech-enabled services provider of unstructured big data and predictive analytics, social intelligence and real-time risk sensing to large enterprises. ListenLogic’s solutions deliver real-time market and operational intelligence derived from all forms of unstructured data that can be integrated with structured data to better predict business outcomes, improve business performance, and detect reputational and operational risks. ListenLogic has been merged with Anexinet Corp. (“Anexinet”), a Marlin portfolio company, adding new big data capabilities to Anexinet’s existing portfolio of technology services and solutions.
“As a leader in unstructured data analytics and social intelligence, ListenLogic is a perfect complement to our existing digital and customer analytics solutions,” said Joseph Lanzisera, President of Anexinet. “ListenLogic’s focus on delivering world class digital solutions to its clients and attracting top talent are directly aligned with our strategic objectives.”
“We believe the combination of Anexinet and ListenLogic increases the addressable market of both businesses and expands Anexinet’s best-in-class portfolio of services into the rapidly growing unstructured data analytics market,” said Ryan Wald, partner at Marlin. “We look forward to providing continued financial and operational support to enhance the combined business’ services to meet the evolving needs of their customers.”
About Marlin Equity Partners
Marlin Equity Partners is a global investment firm with over $3 billion of capital under management. The firm is focused on providing corporate parents, shareholders and other stakeholders with tailored solutions that meet their business and liquidity needs. Marlin invests in businesses across multiple industries where its capital base, industry relationships and extensive network of operational resources significantly strengthen a company’s outlook and enhance value. Since its inception, Marlin, through its group of funds and related companies, has successfully completed over 100 acquisitions. The firm is headquartered in Los Angeles, California with an additional office in London. For more information, please visit www.marlinequity.com.
Anexinet is a leading systems integration and technology management firm that delivers strategic, digital and technology solutions by leveraging the best combination of cloud, products and services. Anexinet enables mid-size and Fortune 1000 clients to truly engage their customers and improve their business using innovative technology solutions. Anexinet’s solutions are backed by the accountability of certified consultants, industry best practices, the industry’s top technology partners and proprietary delivery methods that have been proven in thousands of successful client engagements. Anexinet is headquartered in Greater Philadelphia serving the Northeast and Mid-Atlantic regions. For more information, please visit www.anexinet.com.