Charlesbank Capital Partners has made a strategic investment in Searchlight Cyber, aiming to expand and strengthen its threat intelligence platform and market reach.
This investment, part of Searchlight's growth strategy since its 2020 ownership by co-founders Ben Jones (pictured) and Dr. Gareth Owenson, along with Astra Capital Management, will also support organic growth and potential acquisitions.
Jones, said: “We are grateful for Astra’s support to date and believe Charlesbank’s extensive strategic and operational experience in scaling software companies makes them the ideal partner to support our business as we build on our momentum.”
The co-founders will continue leading the company, maintaining their investments. Financial details of the deal remain undisclosed.