Founded in 2000 and based in Dublin, Waystone serves clients with assets under management totalling more than US$1 trillion, delivering the tools and expertise to manage their governance and regulatory requirements, enabling them to focus on their core business.
It has achieved global scale through a series of carefully planned acquisitions, and today provides an extensive range of services and solutions across multiple international jurisdictions.
Montagu will partner with the company’s strong management team, led by CEO Derek Delaney, to continue to grow Waystone’s existing service offering while supporting further geographic and product expansion through targeted acquisitions. The transaction provides an exit for MML Capital Partners and is subject to regulatory approval and customary closing conditions.
Liberty advised Derek Delaney and his team on their rollover investment and new equity incentive arrangements.