Entrust Datacard Corporation acquire Trustis Limited

7 December 2017

Wilsons' Corporate Commercial team has acted for Entrust Datacard Corporation, a global provider of trusted identity and secure transaction technology headquartered in Minneapolis, USA, with the acquisition of Trustis Limited, a leading UK provider of trust and cyber security services based in Berkshire, UK, for an undisclosed sum. The acquisition further establishes Entrust Datacard as a leader of security solutions and allows the company to expand its localised presence in Europe.

The Wilsons' team included Partners Philip StephensonStephen Whitmore and Jonathan Stephens

Entrust Datacard's Miles Widstrom, Senior Corporate Attorney, said "Thank you for all the hard work that the Wilsons' team had to put in over the last couple of weeks.  I know you had to balance a lot of other client commitments and the work required was far more than anyone anticipated, so I appreciate your efforts and sound advice greatly."

Philip Stephenson said "We are delighted to have acted for and supported this long standing and valued client on their strategic acquisition of Trustis Limited. This deal had some structural challenges that needed to be overcome in a tight timeframe. It was one of 3 significant transactions that the Wilsons' corporate team completed in the space of one week and demonstrates our reputation and expertise in advising acquisitive, growing businesses."   

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