“Cobalt were excellent partners every step of the way in the process of selling our business. Their initial thoughts on preparing the company for sale were sound and their predictions on value came true.”

Andy Briscoe, Shere

Optimum outcomes
for technology companies

Cobalt advise management and shareholders of public and private mid-market technology companies on larger fundraisings and their full or partial sale to financial and strategic buyers around the world.

We’ve been advising on Technology M&A and larger fundraisings for 19 years from our London base and work closely with our partners in Silicon Valley and Germany. Through our International M&A network, Globalscope, we also have insight and feet on the ground, when required, in 38 countries around the world, from Japan, Korea and China to South Africa and Brazil.

Our approach is hands-on and personal. We are committed to finding the optimum solution for your business using our deep domain expertise and global knowledge of buyers, and will work closely with you until completion to ensure that we do.

Unrivalled performance – since 1999, all transactions reaching Heads of Terms have been completed, with one exception. Of those, all transactions have closed at or above the price in the Heads of Terms, with one exception. This highly differentiated record is because of our insightful and practical approach.

  • Virtual fitting room software

    Advisory to management


    Rakuten, the Japanese e-commerce giant, has acquired Fits.me, the start-up founded in Estonia and now headquartered in London.

  • IT Consulting

    Sold to


    Cobalt advised the Dublin-based leading technology consulting firm System Dynamics on its sale to Deloitte.

  • Mobile advertising network

    Sold to

    Cobalt advise on sale of adQuota to Opera Mediaworks

    Danish company adQuota, a leading mobile advertising network, has been sold to Opera Mediaworks

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