Mergers and Acquisitions

TransUnion in its $638 million acquisition of Sontiq

TransUnion
Key Contact
Brian Gray

Partner, Corporate, Toronto

Team
Andrea Boctor

Partner, Pensions and Benefits, Toronto

Sandra Sbrocchi

Head, Osler Works - Transactional, Ottawa

Sergey Stefanishin

Associate Director, Osler Works – Transactional, Toronto

Alan Kenigsberg

Partner, Tax, Toronto

Tina Saban, CIPP/C

Associate, Privacy and Data Management, Toronto

Taylor Cao

Associate, Tax, Toronto

Damian Rigolo

Partner, Employment and Labour, Toronto

Kelly Moffatt

Partner, Franchise and Distribution, Toronto

Rod Davidge

Partner, Real Estate, Toronto

 

On October 26, 2021, TransUnion announced its acquisition of Sontiq for $638 million. The combined company will merge Sontiq’s identity security complements and TransUnion’s digital identity assets to offer a comprehensive set of omnichannel solutions.

TransUnion is a global information and insights company specializing in credit reporting.

Sontiq is an intelligent identity security company focused on its IdentityForce, Cyberscout and EZShield brands providing identity and cyber monitoring solutions.

Osler, Hoskin & Harcourt LLP advised TransUnion with a team consisting of Brian Gray, Han Rui Cui (Corporate), Taylor Cao (Tax), Damian Rigolo (Employment & Labour), Andrea Boctor (Pension and Benefits), Kelly Moffat (Intellectual Property), Tina Saban (Privacy & Data Management), Patrick Welsh (Regulatory, Environmental, Indigenous and Land), Alan Kenigsberg (Anti-Corruption), Rod Davidge (Real Estate), Sandra Sbrocchi and Sergey Stefanishin (Osler Works Transactional).

Value
$638 million
Date Closed
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Lead Office
Toronto
Key Contact
Brian Gray

Partner, Corporate, Toronto

Team
Andrea Boctor

Partner, Pensions and Benefits, Toronto

Sandra Sbrocchi

Head, Osler Works - Transactional, Ottawa

Sergey Stefanishin

Associate Director, Osler Works – Transactional, Toronto

Alan Kenigsberg

Partner, Tax, Toronto

Tina Saban, CIPP/C

Associate, Privacy and Data Management, Toronto

Taylor Cao

Associate, Tax, Toronto

Damian Rigolo

Partner, Employment and Labour, Toronto

Kelly Moffatt

Partner, Franchise and Distribution, Toronto

Rod Davidge

Partner, Real Estate, Toronto