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Equity Risk Partners Leads Insurance Due Diligence for Accel-KKR's Investment in Highwire Press

Technology, Media and Telecom

Company: Founded in 1995 by Stanford University, HighWire Press provides innovative technology solutions to global societies, university presses, and independent publishers through its ground- breaking HighWire Open Platform. HighWire offers digital content development and hosting services, a customizable peer-review manuscript submission system, cross-publisher librarian tools, strategic consultation, and unique networking opportunities for organizations which produce high-impact journals, books, and other scholarly publications.

Investor: Accel-KKR is a technology-focused private equity firm with over $2.3 billion of assets under management. The firm invests primarily in software and technology-enabled businesses well positioned for top-line and bottom-line growth. At the core of Accel-KKR's investment strategy is a commitment to developing strong partnerships with the management teams of its portfolio companies and a focus on building value through the significant resources available through the Accel-KKR network.

Equity Risk Partners is the only global, full service insurance, risk management, and employee benefits brokerage focused exclusively on private equity firms, alternative asset managers, and their portfolio companies. Serving private equity firms since 1994, our professionals have had a meaningful impact on hundreds of deals.

If you would like more information please contact Tony Marcon at tmarcon@equityrisk.com or (415) 874-7103.