Bowstring Advises Io Consulting in its Sale to Golden Gate Capital

December 12, 2012 | Atlanta, GA

Bowstring Advisors (“Bowstring”) served as the exclusive financial advisor to Io Consulting, Inc. (“Io Consulting”), in its sale to Golden Gate Capital (“Golden Gate”).

Io Consulting provides integrated and comprehensive services for Human Capital Management, Financial Management and Campus Solutions projects within the higher-education market. The Company is one of only a few firms 100% focused on Oracle products for higher education.

Io has participated in some of the largest, most complex projects in the higher-education sector over the past 15 years.

Steve Kish, founder and Chief Executive Officer of Io Consulting, said, “We’re excited about the partnership with Golden Gate. Their track record of investing in companies to create growth over a long period of time is what interested us. We’re looking forward to serving the higher-education market for years to come.”

Don Holbrook, Director of Bowstring, commented, “Io is one of the leading consulting firms serving the higher-education vertical. With the resources from a firm like Golden Gate, Io will be able to continue to scale and be a key player in the industry.”

Terms of the transaction were not disclosed.

 

 

We’re excited about the partnership with Golden Gate. Their track record of investing in companies to create growth over a long period of time is what interested us. We’re looking forward to serving the higher-education market for years to come.

Steve Kish
Founder and CEO
Io Consulting