Advising CACI on acquisition of Rowe IT

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We have successfully advised CACI, a leading data and technology solutions company, on its acquisition of Rowe IT Holdings Limited (Rowe IT).

Plymouth-based Rowe IT is a software engineering, systems integration, data analytics and cloud technologies provider to the public sector, established in 2008.

Established in 1975, CACI employs more than 1,300 staff providing data and technology solutions and systems to clients in the UK, Europe and elsewhere in the world. CACI Ltd is a wholly-owned subsidiary of CACI International Inc., an IT-services company publicly traded on the NYSE and employing over 23,000 staff globally.

Jeet Khaira, Managing Director of CACI’s Information and Management Systems Division, said: “We’re delighted to welcome the Rowe IT team and their exceptionally rigorous software engineering and data analysis mindset. Their important position in the government space, particularly in critical national infrastructure, is a mark of both their capability and calibre. We have common core values and a shared culture – a collaborative workstyle, a focus on solving real-world problems and a passion for deploying the best and most secure technology solutions for our clients. This makes Rowe IT a perfect fit and an important addition to our business.”

Corporate partner at Gateley Legal, Andrew Peddie led on the deal, supported by senior associate Laurel Knight.

Sanjeev Gandhi, M&A Director at CACI, added: “It is always a pleasure working with Andrew and his team at Gateley. They consistently provide us with first rate commercial and pragmatic legal advice ensuring each and every transaction meets our objectives.”

Andrew Peddie, commented: “This transaction continues our long standing role as advisers to CACI on their acquisitions. There is a strong synergy between CACI and Rowe IT, further strengthening CACI’s client footprint in its markets, and we look forward to hearing of their continuing combined success.”

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