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Silver Lake - Silver Lake Sumeru Strategies

Silver Lake Sumeru

Middle Market Technology

Silver Lake Sumeru invests in middle market technology companies with established business models and attractive growth prospects where there is an opportunity to create value through operational transformation. Silver Lake Sumeru combines specialized technology sector knowledge, rigorous due diligence processes, and a network of industry relationships to create a significant competitive advantage in executing its investment strategy.


Silver Lake Sumeru has a dedicated team of investment professionals located in Menlo Park.

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Current Investments

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Enterprise Accounting Software

BlackLine is a leading provider of enterprise-class solutions to automate and control mission-critical financial close processes. An experienced provider of software to companies of all sizes, BlackLine provides quick-to-implement and scalable applications that automate the entire financial close process to help companies improve their financial controls.

Aviation Software

ForeFlight is a leading provider of digital flight planning and navigation software.  The company’s products help pilots and flight departments plan flights, increase flight safety and efficiency and are widely used across personal, corporate, air transport, and government operations. 

Influence Health
Healthcare IT

Influence Health is a leading provider of patient engagement software and healthcare marketing analytics solutions to hospitals across the United States and Canada. The Company's software platform helps healthcare organizations attract and retain patients and improves patient experience and care through enhanced patient-doctor communication and information accessibility.

Hosting and Cloud Computing

Locaweb is Brazil's largest provider of webhosting, cloud computing, and SaaS applications to small and medium businesses. The Company offers a full suite of services to help businesses establish and grow their Internet presence, including web hosting, cloud servers, domain registration, e-mail accounts, e-mail marketing, and e-commerce.

Opera Solutions
Data Analytics Software and Services

Opera Solutions is a leading provider of "big data" enterprise analytics software and services. Focused on the emerging analytics-as-a-service market, the Company offers solutions across multiple domains including financial services, procurement, credit & fraud, government, healthcare, and marketing.

SMART Modular
Memory Systems and Solid State Drives
Partners, Sumeru

SMART Modular is a leading independent developer and manufacturer of DRAM and Flash-based modules and subsystems for computing, communications, embedded, and defense applications. The Company operates in Brazil, Malaysia, the UK, and the US.

Open Source Data Management Software

Talend is a leading provider of open source software for data management, offering a full suite of tools for data integration, data quality, master data management, and application integration. These products help corporate IT departments address the exponential growth in the volume and heterogeneity of data they need to manage across systems and applications.

Velocity Technology Solutions
Enterprise Cloud Application Hosting

Velocity is a leading cloud solutions provider for enterprise resource planning (ERP) applications. The Company’s solution reduces costs, increases performance, and improves the flexibility of mission critical IT infrastructure for enterprise customers.

Note: Includes all current investments from Silver Lake Sumeru, L.P.

At A Glance

Silver Lake is the global leader in technology investing, with about $39 billion in combined assets under management and committed capital and a team of approximately 100 investment and value creation professionals located around the world. Silver Lake Sumeru invests in middle market technology companies and tech-enabled businesses.