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Francisco Partners to Acquire Forcepoint from Raytheon Technologies

October 28, 2020

San Francisco – Paul Hastings, a leading global law firm, represented Francisco Partners in its definitive agreement to acquire Forcepoint, a leading provider of cybersecurity solutions that protects the critical data and networks of thousands of customers throughout the world, from Raytheon Technologies.

Forcepoint offers a leading portfolio of cybersecurity solutions, helping enterprises worldwide monitor and protect networks, endpoints, data, and users.

Francisco Partners is a leading private equity firm focused exclusively on investments in technology and technology-enabled services businesses. The acquisition further strengthens Francisco Partners’ security technology portfolio. Under new ownership, Forcepoint will accelerate product development and growth.

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At Paul Hastings, our purpose is clear — to help our clients and people navigate new paths to growth. With a strong presence throughout Asia, Europe, Latin America, and the U.S., Paul Hastings is recognized as one of the world’s most innovative global law firms.

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