Boxer Inc. has been sold to VMware, Inc.

by / Thursday, 22 October 2015 / Published in Press Release

Lincoln International represents Boxer Inc. in its sale to VMware, Inc.

Lincoln International (“Lincoln”), a leading global mid-market investment bank, is pleased to announce that Boxer Inc. (“Boxer” or the “Company”) has been sold to VMware, Inc. (NYSE:VMW, “VMware”) a publicly traded software company. The terms of the transaction were not disclosed.

Boxer is an industry-leading, cross-platform mobile productivity solution provider for individual and enterprise users. The Company provides enterprise-grade management and security capabilities with a consumer-focused interface designed to maximize efficiency and ease-of-use for customers. Specifically, Boxer provides a complete productivity stack including email, calendar and contacts across all platforms and all device types, supporting all email and calendar services.

Lincoln acted as the exclusive financial advisor to Boxer in this transaction, working closely with Boxer’s senior management team and shareholders throughout the sale process. This included providing advisory expertise and managing the preparatory, marketing, negotiation and due diligence phases of the transaction.

“Lincoln executed a well-structured and professional sale process involving a diverse group of potential strategic acquirers and provided disciplined execution on a compressed timeline,” said Andrew Eye, Founder and CEO of Boxer. “Lincoln’s industry knowledge, guidance and thoughtful advice were invaluable in securing a successful transaction.”

About Boxer

Boxer is the most complete, cross-platform mobile productivity solution for individual and enterprise users. The Company boasts award winning products in the email, calendar and contacts categories and supports all major email and calendar providers, including Gmail, Exchange, Office365, Outlook, Yahoo and iCloud, as well as other custom IMAP providers. As a result, Boxer is widely recognized as a leader in the mobile email industry. For more information about Boxer, please visit

About Lincoln International

Lincoln International specializes in merger and acquisition advisory services, debt advisory services, private capital raising and restructuring advice on mid-market transactions. Lincoln International also provides fairness opinions, valuations and pension advisory services on a wide range of transaction sizes. With sixteen offices in the Americas, Asia and Europe, Lincoln International has strong local knowledge and contacts in key global economies. The firm provides clients with senior-level attention, in-depth industry expertise and integrated resources. By being focused and independent, Lincoln International serves its clients without conflicts of interest.

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