Exterro® Inc., the preferred provider of software specifically designed for in-house legal and IT teams at Global 2000 and AmLaw 200 organisations, announced a strategic investment from Leeds Equity Partners, a sector focused private equity firm with a two-decade history of investing in the knowledge industries. The investment will enable Exterro to accelerate development of its market-leading orchestrated e-discovery solution and continue to strengthen the resources required to deliver world-class support to its customers.
Leeds Equity is the leading private equity firm with an exclusive focus on investing in the Knowledge Industries, a sector which includes information services, education and training, and software. The firm’s investment professionals dedicate significant time and resources to each portfolio company, working closely with senior management to execute on strategy, drive innovation, and invest in growth, all with the goal of better serving customers and creating long-term business value.
Leeds Equity’s experience investing in the legal sector includes its investment in BARBRI, which is one of the largest providers of practical legal education to law students and attorneys throughout their careers. At the core of BARBRI is its bar review offering, which has helped more than 1.3 million lawyers around the world pass a US bar exam.