KKR Acquires 25% Stake in SoftwareONE

KKR, a leading global private equity investment firm, has agreed to acquire 25% of the shares in SoftwareONE Holding AG, a leading global provider of software portfolio management solutions with more than 25,000 customers in 115 countries. The four founding partners together with the management team will retain a 75% stake in the company. The transaction is subject to merger control approvals and expected to close in fall 2015.