Asentinel LLC, a portfolio company of Marlin Equity Partners, has acquired eMOBUS, a provider of mobility management software solutions. No financial terms were disclosed.
LOS ANGELES, October 20, 2015 – Marlin Equity Partners (“Marlin”) is pleased to announce that it has acquired eMOBUS, a leading provider of cloud-based mobility management software solutions. The company’s mobility management platform helps companies streamline and modernize the management of their mobile device spend, services and end-user support from a single, easy-to-use interface and allows them to quickly lower costs, automate tedious support tasks and enable self-managed Bring-Your-Own-Device (BYOD) deployment. eMOBUS has been merged with Asentinel, LLC (“Asentinel”), a Marlin portfolio company, adding robust Managed Mobility Services (MMS) capabilities to Asentinel’s existing Telecom Expense Management (TEM) product offering and creating a market leading provider of wireline and wireless technology expense management software solutions.
“Asentinel has developed a fully-integrated, end-to-end solution that delivers the TEM value proposition required by large enterprise clients,” said Tim Whitehorn, Asentinel CEO. “With the addition of eMOBUS, we are now uniquely positioned to take advantage of the explosive growth in the global TEM and Mobility marketplace.”
“eMOBUS competes in the rapidly growing MMS market and we are very excited to add the company’s disruptive technology, strong customer base and talented team to the Asentinel platform,” said Jonah Sulak, partner at Marlin. “The acquisition of eMOBUS expands Asentinel’s total addressable market, further extends its competitive advantage and supports our commitment to enhance the value proposition and product functionality for customers.”
About Marlin Equity Partners
Marlin Equity Partners is a global investment firm with over $3.0 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 95 acquisitions. The firm is headquartered in Los Angeles, California with an additional office in London. For more information, please visit www.marlinequity.com.
Asentinel, a leading provider in Technology and Telecom Expense Management (TEM) and Managed Mobility Services (MMS), meets the needs of customers by providing lifecycle solutions and services delivered through a customer-focused, technology-driven SaaS platform. Asentinel holds the only comprehensive United States patents in TEM for its groundbreaking software. The company serves a growing client base of Global 2000, Fortune 1000 and multinational entities that rely on the power of TEM and MMS to reduce spend, automate processes, manage inventory and maximize business intelligence and actionable analytics. For more information, please visit www.asentinel.com.