Insightful Science’s Acquisition of Dotmatics

Insightful Science's Acquisition of Dotmatics

Goodwin Procter LLP advised Dotmatics, while Willkie Farr & Gallagher LLP advised Insightful Science on the deal.

Insightful Science, a leading software provider serving the global life sciences community, announced that it has entered into a transaction to acquire Dotmatics, an industry leading cloud-based scientific R&D data management platform. 

By integrating Insightful Science’s software applications into Dotmatics cloud-first enterprise data management solution, the company will provide an end-to-end scientific research platform. This combination further improves laboratory efficiency and accelerates the pace of scientific innovation by facilitating more rapid data access, analysis and exchange between scientists around the world.

Insightful Science, Insight Partners’ portfolio company, is a software company with purpose-built data analysis and bioinformatics applications for life sciences. The company portfolio serves a diverse set of 1 million scientists in academic, corporate, and government institutions around the world. Examples of products within the Insightful Science portfolio include GraphPad Prism, Geneious DNA data analysis solutions, SnapGene, and other leading R&D solutions.

Dotmatics is an enterprise scientific informatics SaaS provider that is driving the digitalization of laboratory data workflows for scientific discovery and innovation across the life sciences, chemicals and materials industries. 

The Goodwin team was led by Andrew Harrow (Picture) and Carl Bradshaw and included Michael Grainger, Robert Young, Dan Karelitz, Gretchen Scott, Kevin Grumberg, Matthew Shelley, Saya Sharma, Asta Evans, Paul Jin, Whitney Williams, Kevin Lam, Jonathan Ng, and Luke Nauth.

The Willkie team was led by partners Matthew Guercio, Philip Coletto, Jonathan Kubek and Daniel Durschlag.

Involved fees earner: Carl Bradshaw – Goodwin Procter; Michael Grainger – Goodwin Procter; Kevin Grumberg – Goodwin Procter; Andrew Harrow – Goodwin Procter; Paul Jin – Goodwin Procter; Daniel Karelitz – Goodwin Procter; Kevin Lam – Goodwin Procter; Jonathan Ng – Goodwin Procter; Gretchen Scott – Goodwin Procter; Saya Sharma – Goodwin Procter; Matthew Shelley – Goodwin Procter; Robert Young – Goodwin Procter; Philip Coletto – Willkie Farr & Gallagher; Daniel Durschlag – Willkie Farr & Gallagher; Matthew Guercio – Willkie Farr & Gallagher; Jonathan Kubek – Willkie Farr & Gallagher;

Law Firms: Goodwin Procter; Willkie Farr & Gallagher;

Clients: Dotmatics; Insightful Science;

Giulia Di Palma

Author: Giulia Di Palma