Transaction Experience


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Client Quotes:

Financial Summary:

Purchase price not disclosed


Strategic Rational Driving Transaction:

  • Encap’s authentication capabilities help augment AllClearID’s breach response solutions with data breach prevention capabilities.
  • Encap can better prevent data breaches and stop these problems from occurring in the first place.
  • AllClear ID can capitalize on Encap’s presence in the European markets as the acquisition allows AllClear ID take advantage of recent European regulatory modifications like the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR).
  • Encap also brings a team of experts in fraud analytics and security.


Architect Partners Role and Contribution:

  • Aided Encap in crafting its “story” and articulate the strategic rationale for the acquisition.
  • Helped the Encap board and management team assess a range of strategic options, providing critical clarity to assist with decision-making.
  • Led negotiations and negotiating strategy across the various options.
  • Created a significant improvement in the final consideration over the initial LOI.

To learn more about this transaction, view the full M&A Alert here.