February 10, 2021
LiveRamp® (NYSE: RAMP), a data connectivity platform, has announced that it has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire DataFleets, a cloud data platform that enables data silos to be unified without moving data or compromising privacy. This acquisition expands LiveRamp’s data protection capabilities to unlock greater data access and control for its customers. In addition, the deal opens up new use cases as well as new markets for distributed data collaboration through LiveRamp Safe Haven.
Latham & Watkins LLP represents Datafleets with a corporate deal team led by Bay Area partner Jack Sheridan, with associates Michael Podolny and Simon Moshkovich. Advice was also provided on technology transaction matters by Bay Area counsel Arielle Singh and Robert Blamires, with associate Adriana Beach; on tax matters by Bay Area partner Katharine Moir, with associate Janet Hsu; and on benefits and compensation matters by Bay Area partner Ashley Wagner.