Amdocs’ $188 Million Acquisition of MYCOM OSI

In UK Davis Polk & Wardwell, advised on the matter.

Davis Polk & Wardwell advised Amdocs with a team including Matthew Yeowart (Competition Law), Will Pearce (Picture – Corporate M&A), Jonathan Cooklin (Tax M&A and Deal Advisory).

Amdocs announced its approximately $188 million acquisition of MYCOM OSI from Inflexion Private Equity and others. The acquisition is subject to the satisfaction of customary conditions to closing and is expected to be completed in the fourth quarter of 2022.

Amdocs is a leading provider of software and services to communications and media companies. MYCOM OSI is a U.K.-headquartered company providing SaaS-based cloud network and service assurance solutions to communications service providers globally. Inflexion Private Equity is a leading mid-market private equity firm, investing in established high growth businesses for a minority or majority stake.

The Davis Polk corporate team included partner Will Pearce (Picture), counsel William Tong and associate Sophie Bessisso. Partner Jonathan Cooklin, counsel Alon Gurfinkel and associate Omer Harel provided tax advice. Counsel Matthew Yeowart and associate Sara Moshfegh proved antitrust and foreign direct investment advice. Partner John B. Reynolds III and counsel Joseph Kniaz provided regulatory advice. 

Involved fees earner: Sophie Bessisso – Davis Polk & Wardwell; Jonathan Cooklin – Davis Polk & Wardwell; Alon Gurfinkel – Davis Polk & Wardwell; Omer Harel – Davis Polk & Wardwell; Joseph Kniaz – Davis Polk & Wardwell; Sara Moshfegh – Davis Polk & Wardwell; Will Pearce – Davis Polk & Wardwell; John Reynolds – Davis Polk & Wardwell; William Tong – Davis Polk & Wardwell; Matthew Yeowart – Davis Polk & Wardwell;

Law Firms: Davis Polk & Wardwell;

Clients: Amdocs;

Author: Giulia Di Palma