Shearman & Sterling is advising TIBCO Software Inc. in its acquisition of Maporama Solutions SAS, a French company engaged in providing geocentric mapping solutions and services.
TIBCO Software Inc. is a provider of infrastructure software for companies to use on-premise or as part of cloud computing environments. More than 4,000 customers worldwide rely on TIBCO Software Inc. to manage information, decisions, processes and applications in real time.
Maporama Solutions combines the strengths of geographic information and business intelligence to add value to enterprise data, assist decision making, optimize resource allocation and match supply with demand in the context of location. With more than 12 years of experience and a customer portfolio of more than 100 international clients, Maporama occupies a unique position among Location Intelligence specialists, focusing on the "geovisualization" of business data.
The Shearman & Sterling team included partners Steve Camahort (San Francisco-Mergers & Acquisitions), Guillaume Isautier (Paris-Mergers & Acquisitions), and Richard Hsu (Palo Alto-Intellectual Property Transactions); counsel Françoise Even (Paris-Capital Markets), Anne-Sophie Maes (Paris-Tax) and Philippe Wolanski (Paris-Finance); and associates Olivia Depret-Bixio (Paris-Mergers & Acquisitions), Maud Lefeuvre (Paris-Mergers & Acquisitions) and Zheng Bao (Palo Alto-Intellectual Property Transactions).