Exclusive Networks

Exclusive Networks, a portfolio company of Permira, in its acquisition of Fine Tec Canada


Exclusive Networks




Mergers and Acquisitions

Date Closed

February 2019

Lead Office


On February 7, 2019, Exclusive Group, a portfolio company of Permira, announced the acquisition of leading Canadian cybersecurity value added distributor (VAD), Fine Tec Canada. The acquisition will provide a complete solution for North American value-added distribution services, and boost the company’s global expansion initiatives.

Exclusive Group is the value-added services and technologies (VAST) group committed to building the world’s biggest specialist VAD in cybersecurity and cloud transformation.

Fine Tec Canada optimises business for IT security & Network solution vendors, resellers, and their customers.

Osler, Hoskin & Harcourt LLP represented Exclusive Networks as Canadian counsel with a team led by Niko Veilleux (Corporate) that consisted of Calvin Leung and Marisa Corona (Corporate), Shari Cohen (Employment & Labour) and David Wilson (Tax).