DecisionPoint Advises Analytic Vision on Acquisition by Golden Gate Capital

DecisionPoint Advises Analytic Vision on Acquisition by Golden Gate Capital

Charlotte, NC; November 30, 2012 — DecisionPoint, a leader in M&A advisory services for middle-market technology companies, announced today that its client, Analytic Vision, a full-service business intelligence and enterprise performance management consulting firm focused on Oracle solutions, has been acquired by Golden Gate Capital (“Golden Gate”), a San Francisco-based private equity investment firm with approximately $12 billion of capital under management.

Analytic Vision will continue to operate independently but will work closely with Golden Gate’s other portfolio companies, CedarCrestone, Sierra Systems, and Io Consulting. The combined market coverage, industry depth and breadth of capabilities from the family of Golden Gate companies will allow Analytic Vision to compete on a much larger stage.

“We enjoyed facilitating the combination of these two outstanding firms. With Golden Gate’s support and the synergy with other portfolio companies, Analytic Vision will enhance the breadth and depth of services to their clients in the EPM space” said Tom Wilson, Managing Partner of DecisionPoint.

About Analytic Vision

Analytic Vision, headquartered in Charlotte, NC is an Oracle Platinum Partner providing advisory and implementation services in the areas of Enterprise Performance Management, Business Intelligence, and Data Warehousing. Established in 2000, Analytic Vision provides advisory services in the areas of reporting, analysis, modeling, and planning. Providing best in class design and performance tuning of the Oracle|Hyperion Performance Management and Business Intelligence platforms drives maximum return on investment for its clients. For more information, visit www.analyticvision.com.

About Golden Gate Capital
Golden Gate Capital is a San Francisco-based private equity investment firm with approximately $12 billion of capital under management. Golden Gate Capital is dedicated to partnering with world-class management teams to invest in change-intensive, growth businesses. The firm targets investments where there is a demonstrable opportunity to significantly enhance a company’s value. The principals of Golden Gate Capital have a long and successful history of investing with management partners across a wide range of industries and transaction types. Other notable software investments sponsored by Golden Gate Capital include Infor, Lawson, Attachmate, Novell, Aspect Software, Micro Focus, Plant CML, DataDirect, Escalate and Symon. For more information, visit www.goldengatecap.com.

About DecisionPoint

DecisionPoint is a unique leader in M&A advisory services for middle-market technology companies and their venture capital investors in the software, services, cleantech, biotech, healthcare IT and communication sectors. For additional information on DecisionPoint, visit www.DecisionPointINT.com.

For further information contact:
Tom Wilson, Managing Partner; (704) 248-1124; TWilson@DecisionPointINT.com.